Webinar covers new research on disinformation against women journalists [Worldwide]

Posted on Apr 23, 2021 in Digital and Physical Safety

Journalists and others interested in how disinformation and online violence are used against women journalists are invited to attend this webinar.

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) will host the webinar "How vicious disinformation campaigns aim to silence women journalists" at 10:30 a.m. EDT on May 6 to mark World Press Freedom Day. 

The webinar will focus on new ICFJ-UNESCO research on online violence as a weapon of disinformation and strategies for fighting back.

The panelists are Filipino-American journalist Maria Ressa and  ICFJ Global Director of Research Julie Posetti, moderated by Google News Vice President Richard Gingras.

Registration is free and ongoing.