Fact-checking training program available [Brazil]

Posted on Aug 24, 2023 in Combating Mis- and Disinformation

Journalists and journalism students in their senior year who live in underprivileged areas or who belong to minority communities can apply to this program.

Agência Lupa, a leading fact-checking media outlet in Brazil, is offering 30 places for Mirante, their fact-checking training program.

The four-month remote program will focus on developing fact-checking skills to promote quality information both in underprivileged areas and in news deserts.

Participants will attend hands-on activities, mentoring sessions and immersive activities from October 2023 to January 2024.

The application deadline is Sept. 16.