FP Social Report: August 19 - August 25

Summary of the most influential tweets & tweeted-about content this week.



    Most RT'ed FP article: Qusai Zakarya's heart-wrenching and horrific personal account about his community getting gassed in Syria engaged the Twitter public into Assad's disturbing war tactics. 863 RT's and counting:
  2. FP's piece 'How to Prevent Total Disaster in South Sudan' was picked up by USAID and a number of their off-shoot accounts, creating a lot of buzz around this article and topic:

  3. Official Twitter account for USAID:
  4. EU Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid, and Crisis Response:
  5. USAID Press Office:
  6. USAID in Africa:
  7. United Nations Information Center:
  8. Oxfam America promoted Michela Wrong's new piece Franchise Opportunity, giving it a nudge on Twitter and promo'ing it as 'an interesting piece':

  9. Cheers to Hu Jia and Isaac Stone Fish for scoring a pickup with The Huffington Post, who tweeted this piece to their 4.5M followers!!

  10. FP's continued coverage of the Ebola outbreak continued to gain leverage among top officials and influencers:

  11. Chatham House: The Royal Institute of International Affairs:
  12. Reporter, The New York Times:
  13. UNICEF in Liberia: