Languages

4 simple steps to debunking fake news stories

Plus: The faces of a Russian botnet, an alt-right newsletter to subscribe to, and “falsehoods in a forest of facts.”

Laura Hazard Owen, Nieman Lab | May 26, 2017

Connect with IJNET

OPPORTUNITIES FOR JOURNALISTS

NewsU hosts free webinar on drone journalism [Worldwide]

Journalists interested in drone reporting are invited to attend this one-hour webinar at 2 p.m. EDT on June 14.

Digital media contest accepting entries [Africa]

News publishers and journalists who have adopted digital media and mobile strategies can apply for an award from the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA).

Online course covers communication management [Latin America]

The University of Guadalajara's Centro de Formación en Periodismo Digital (CFPD) will offer the course "Communication management at press offices" July 17 to Aug. 27.

Media integrity contest accepting nominations [South Africa]

The South African National Editors Forum (SANEF) and the Nieman Society of Southern Africa are calling for nominations for the 2017 Nat Nakasa Award for Media Integrity.

Contests highlights reporting on rule of law [Worldwide]

Journalists whose work has contributed to increased awareness of the foundational importance of the rule of law can be nominated for a US$10,000 prize.

Online photojournalism workshop open [Latin America]

The Digital Journalism Center of the University of Guadalajara will host an online course on mobile photojournalism June 12 to July 23.

ADVERTISEMENTS

For rates or to place your advertisement here, call +1 202-349-7625 or email us.

Have an idea that can help verified facts reach the widest possible audience? You could win US$10,000 in ICFJ's TruthBuzz challenge.

Recent tweets

Follow @IJNet on Twitter