DWA | PC ET – Fighting Disinformation and Misinformation in Ethiopia

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Check Desks Forensic Data Teams

This is a partnership between DW Akademie and Code for Africa to further expand East Africa’s first network of newsroom-based verification teams/desks, which are structured as an investigative observatory to counter the digital war against truth.

Week 1

Session 1 : Introduction to Fact-Checking and Verification

Slides : CfA | Pesa-Check | Training | Introduction to Fact-Checking & Verification – ET

QUIZ – DWA| PC ET : FACT-CHECKING AND VERIFICATION TRAINING

Week 2

Session 2 : What is fact-checkable? Setting criteria for what is eligible to be Fact-checked

Slides : CfA | Pesa-check | Training | Fact-checkable claim

QUIZ : DWA| PC ET: What is fact-checkable? Setting criteria for what is eligible to be fact-checked

Week 3

Session 3: What is an Influence Operation? Understanding coordinated behaviour (basic)

Slide: CfA | Partnership | DWA | Ethiopia | Training | Influence Operations

QUIZ : DWA | PC ET: Introduction to Disinformation and CIB