The importance of local context in taking on misinformation: Lessons from AfricaCheck
Understanding the culture, conditions, and history of a community or place is vital to reporting on — and challenging — misinformation. A recent First Draft webinar tapped into the experiences of AfricaCheck to understand the role local context plays in misinformation.
Brazilian newsrooms join forces once again under Comprova banner to tackle disinformation
The Comprova project in Brazil came together again to scrutinise disinformation campaigns around policies of the federal government led by Jair Bolsonaro.
Telling fact from fiction inside Kashmir’s internet blackout
Three weeks since India shut off electronic communications in the Himalayan border region, has the blackout been effective in closing down misinformation? Or made it worse?