Misinformation

2023: Nigerian fact-checkers warn politicians against misinformation

THE NIGERIAN Fact-Checkers Coalition has warned politicians to desist from misinformation and disinformation as the 2023 general election draws...

Meedan offers grants to combat climate misinformation

MEEDAN is accepting applications for the Check Global Independent Media Response Fund, which addresses global challenges with hyperlocal communities.  The fund aims...
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IFL offers Information futures fellowship

The Information Futures Lab (IFL) at Brown University is offering the Spring 2023 Information Futures Fellowship.   The program is a novel...

Poynter offers free course on how to spot misinformation online

POYNTER’s MediaWise for Seniors is inviting participants to its short course on the subject: “How to Spot Misinformation Online.” The...
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Five statements on coronavirus shared by WHO that turned out to be misleading

THE World Health Organisation (WHO), a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) responsible for international public health has...

Week for Truth: Dubawa enlightens Nigerians on fact-checking, freedom of expression

DUBAWA, an independent fact-checking project initiated last year by the Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ), has kicked...
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