ARIJ opens registration for second 'Edit & Verify' webinar [MENA]

Publicado en Nov 9, 2021 en Journalism Basics

Journalists and fact-checkers in the Arab world can register to attend this webinar on verifying information.

In partnership with the Facebook Journalism Project, the Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) is hosting the second webinar of its new “Edit & Verify” project, launched through the Arab Fact-Checkers Network (AFCN).

The project aims to enhance the skills of journalists and fact-checkers to verify different types and forms of online content across traditional and digital media. It also aims to promote transparency, ethical standards, and accountability, as well as regaining confidence in media outlets and Arabic language content.

The second webinar will be held on Dec. 13, under the title “How to fact-check digital advertisements?”  Participants will learn the methodology and tools necessary to verify online advertisements that pop up all over the web, everywhere on the Internet.

Registration is ongoing.