Pre-SIF regional session: EURASIA

Media freedom and fact checking practices

This workshop offers practical guidelines and techniques on how to manage fact checking practices and how these practices can be used to uphold media freedom. The workshop offers practical examples on how fact checking can be used in practice. Examples will also be given from the Khadija Project and the Panama Papers. The seminar will also include a discussion on how expertise in fact checking can be used to defend media freedom. The two facilitators have extensive experience in fact checking practices and digital processes:

Veronika Menjoun –  Senior Project Manager, Fojo Media Institute

Lejla Camdzic – Researcher, OCCRP

Location: Room 18, Djenné