Cote d’Ivoire: Factchecking and fighting fake news
two workshops for media partners RTI and Albayane
Training participants improved their knowledge and skills in fact-checking & fighting disinformation and fake news. Journalists understood best ethical practices and standards to ensure they will use them in their future journalistic work.
Trainees practiced using specific tools allowing them to detect and fight any ambiguous piece of information. In their feedback about the workshops, journalists said that they are planning to use new skills to further promote public awareness about problems of disinformation in Cote d’Ivoire.