The Seattle Times’ event, “Fact vs. Fake: Fighting Back Against Fake News,” was held at Kane Hall on Wednesday night. Among the tips offered to consumers: “Think more, share less.”Read more
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Corina Cepoi, Internews Chief of Party in Moldova: “When You Don’t Have a Vision in Journalism, It Is Better to Do Something Else”
Media AZI interviews Corina Cepoi about the situation of media in Moldova.
The US Ambassador said to assist the Government of Liberia, through USAID, is working with Internews to improve access to and analysis of budget practices and expenditures at the national level.
Today, as some contemplate dramatic cuts to foreign aid and diplomatic missions around the world, we are in danger of diminishing our global influence.
Fighting Back Against Fake News
Data limită: 22 august, 2017
Cine poate participa: Organizații media din Republica Moldova
Крайний срок: 22 августа 2017 г.
Кто может принять участие: Cредствa массовой информации из Республики Молдова
Participants are trained on how to maintain and update the news network’s website, including how to post new stories, photos, and audio and video clips, which will enable them to better cover the upcoming 2017 presidential and legislative elections.