CrossCheck Nigeria builds on learnings from previous First Draft collaborative initiatives, including Comprova in Brazil and the award-winning CrossCheck in France, applying the same standards and processes to publish a report.
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: