Tony Blair Institute for Global Change


Milo Comerford

Analyst and Research Innovation Officer, Co-Existence


Milo Comerford is an analyst and research innovation officer in the Co-Existence team at the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change. His research focuses on jihadi ideology and propaganda, and he has co-authored major policy reports including Inside the Jihadi Mind and Milestones to Militancy. Milo has presented evidence to institutions including the Home Office, the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, the Department of Defence, the National Counter Terrorism Centre, and the US State Department. He has worked with the Global Counter Terrorism Forum and multiple UN agencies on building effective strategies for countering extremism.

Milo’s research and expertise have been featured on outlets including Sky News, BBC, the Wall Street Journal, Al Jazeera, the Sunday Times, and CNN, and he regularly writes for outlets including the New Statesman, the Independent, the Spectator, and Newsweek. He holds a BA (Hons) in philosophy and theology from the University of Oxford and previously worked on a global education programme, building open-mindedness and resilience to extremism in young people across 30 countries.

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