Empowering Fact-checking in South Sudan (EFiSS) Training - Cohort 3

Empowering Fact-checking in South Sudan (EFiSS) Training – Cohort 3

#defyhatenow South Sudan through its 211 Check project is inviting…
Rumour tracking trainees receive 50 smartphones

Rumour tracking trainees receive 50 smartphones 

At least 50 stakeholders have received smartphones from #defyhatenow…

Rapport sur le discours de haine

IntroductionCette semaine, les discours de haine sur la…

Rapport sur le Hate Speech

IntroductionEn prélude aux élections législatives qui…

Call for Applications: Conflict Sensitive Reporting Training.

This training program is designed to provide journalists and bloggers with the necessary skills and knowledge to report on conflict issues responsibly and ethically, while also promoting peace and dialogue within their communities.

Garoua-Boulai: Enhancing Community Resilence Against Hatespeech

The Region of the rising sun from 29 to 31 August will host a #defyhatenow activity within the framework of the implementation of #FIELDGUIDECameroon. 

Garoua-Boulai : Renforcer la résilience des communautés contre les discours de haine

La région du soleil levant accueillera du 29 au 31 août une activité réalisée par #defyhatenow dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du #GUIDEPRATIQUECameroun

Africa Check Masterclass: Journalists & CSO Build Skills on Fatchecking

A total of 21 journalists from Yaounde, Bafoussam, Foumban and Douala were selected for the training in Yaounde on July 24-25, 2023. The session was organised by Africa’s first independent factchecking organisation, Africa Check with technical support from #defyhatenow, as member of Africa Facts Network. This collaboration falls in line with Africa Check’s leading role on the continent in building, developing and strengthening fact-checking organisations capacity by offering in-depth train-the-trainer programmes to strengthen African countries' information ecosystems.

Peacebuilding & Social Cohesion: Imams Build Capacity for Community Outreach

Building on the success of the first training session in Bamenda,…

Local Media Practitioner, Theophilous Ochang Andrew, Empowers Community on Digital Safety

211 Check | July 2023Theophilous Ochang, Torit-based…

Empowering Media Against Misinformation in South Sudan: Journalists’ Training Delivers Accuracy and Trust

211 Check | June 2023Elizabeth Lodou | Courtesy PhotoElizabeth…

Ochaya Jackson: From Fellow to Trainer, Spearheading the Fight Against Disinformation in South Sudan

211 Check | May 2023Ochaya Jackson Amos | Courtesy PhotoOchaya…

#AFFCameroon 8e Cohorte :Renforcer les compétences des salles de rédaction et des plateformes de Réseaux Sociaux

Trente-et-un boursiers nouvellement sélectionnés se lancent dans une formation pratique de trois mois sur la vérification de l'information, les outils de recherche avancés et les programmes d'éducation aux médias.

National Symposium: Hate speech and violence in Cameroon

The Department Of Sociology Of The University Of Yaoundé I With The Technical Support Of The Cameroon Laboratory For Research On Contemporary Societies (Ceresc) In collaboration with Civic Watch, Country Implementation partner of #defyhatenow initiative in Cameroon is organizing a NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM Theme: Hate speech and violence in Cameroon: Social origins, emerging forms and possible responses. From 10-12 May 2023, The University of Yaoundé I, Cameroon.

#AFFCameroon Welcomes 40 New Fellows!

Cohort 7 of our quarterly Africa Factchecking Fellowship groups…

#AFFCameroon Cohort 6 Grand Nord Speciale phase 2

#defyhatenow is changing the narrative and gaining new grounds…