Africa Fact-checking Fellowship seeks applicants [Cameroon]

Posted on Mar 24, 2022 in Combating Mis- and Disinformation

Journalists between the ages of 17 and 35 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 three-month program will equip fellows with the skills and tools to address the current challenges of fake news in their countries of operation.

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

The deadline is April 6.