Comprova brings together journalists from 24 different Brazilian media companies to identify and explain rumors, fabricated content and manipulation tactics that might influence the 2018 presidential election campaign.
We manage and support journalism fieldwork that utilizes new assumptions and techniques to tackle information disorder.
We conduct research on the projects we lead to evaluate what works and what is the most effective in combating misinformation.
We educate journalists and the wider public by designing courses, resources and trainings based on our research and experience.
First Draft’s online courses and resources – through a combination of video tutorials, case studies, interactive challenges and more – help journalists and the general public better distinguish good information from bad. Covered topics include:
First Draft is a project of the Harvard Kennedy School’s Shorenstein Center.