Online Course for Journalists from Central and Eastern Europe

Online Course for Journalists from Central and Eastern Europe on Identifying and Countering Medical Disinformation with DFRLab.

Free Press for Eastern Europe together with Free Press Unlimited in collaboration with Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab) organises a free online course that is open for journalists and media workers from these 6 countries: Bulgaria, Czechia, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Romania.
 

What does the Course cover?

  • How to spot disinformation

  • Identify and analyse medical disinformation

  • Increase digital resilience to disinformation

  • Facebook, Twitter, Telegram and Youtube analysis tools
     

Who can apply?

We invite journalists and media professionals from Bulgaria, Czechia, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Romania - either based in these countries or working remotely for media/audiences in these countries. The course is open for anyone from these countries with experience in journalism who wants to learn more about medical and science-related disinformation and apply it in their work, from aspiring science journalists to experienced journalists and editors to social media managers (working for news outlets) or freelancers who specialise in other topics.

When? 24th, 25th, 30th and 31st May 2022. All 4 webinars are from 15:00 - 17:00 CET

Where? Online

Language English

To apply, complete a questionnaire - telling us about yourself and why you want to participate in the training course.

The deadline for applications is 15 May.

Interested? Apply via the form underneath:

Apply here

Share this page: