Africa Check in collaboration with #defyhatenow is hosting a two-day fact-checking and verification masterclass in Cameroon for journalists from 9am to 4pm on 22 -23 June 2023. To register for the workshop, complete the form by Thursday 26 April 2023. PLEASE NOTE: Spaces are limited so don’t apply if you won’t be available to attend the two-day session in full. Venue to be confirmed closer to the time. Accommodation and local travel will be provided
The training will cover the types of false information (dis- and misinformation); how and why false information spreads; using online tools to verify information, images and videos; finding accurate data from credible sources; and how to apply fact-checking methodology in your daily reporting.