Africa Fact-checking Fellowship seeks applicants [Cameroon]

Posted on Apr 12, 2023 in Combating Mis- and Disinformation

Journalists between the ages of 20 and 40 can participate in a fact-checking fellowship in Cameroon.

The Africa Fact-checking Fellowship, offered by #Defyhatenow, promotes fact-checking, data journalism and digital rights to journalists, bloggers and content creators in Africa.

The program, which runs April to June, will equip fellows with fact-checking skills to recognize misinformation, disinformation and malinformation online.

Fellows will participate in webinars, practical lessons, peer-to-peer learning and hands-on fieldwork. 

The deadline is April 20.