AFCN organises a fact-checking workshop in collaboration with SKUP

AFCN organises a fact-checking workshop in collaboration with SKUP December 1, 2022 Within the framework of the 15th Arij Forum, entitled “Defending Independent Media”, from 2 to 4 December 2022, the Arab Fact-checkers Network (AFCN) organised a “Fact Checking: Methodologies and Tools” workshop in collaboration with the Norwegian Organization for Investigative Journalism (SKUP) which took…

AFCN Gathers Fact-Checkers In-person for the First Time to Discuss their Challenges

AFCN Gathers Fact-Checkers In-person for the First Time to Discuss their Challenges December 3, 2022 The Arab Fact-Checkers Network led by ARIJ, held its fourth regional meeting within the “SA7” project –  “Qarib” program, implemented by the French Media Development Agency (CFI), with the support of the French Development Agency (AFD). 42 fact-checkers met in-person…

AFCN Organises Workshop “Fact-Checking : New Ways” under “Dalil” Project

AFCN Organises Workshop “Fact-Checking : New Ways” under “Dalil” Project 1 December 2022 “Fact-Checking: New Ways” a pre-forum workshop was conducted on the 30th and 1st of December 2022, among the series of workshops that preceded ARIJ fifteenth annual forum under the title “Defending Independent Media”.  This workshop which 23 fact-checkers from 7 Arab countries…

AFCN Organises Legal Safety Clinics for Fact-Checkers 

AFCN Organises Legal Safety Clinics for Fact-Checkers  October 27, 2022 The Arab Fact-Checkers Network (AFCN) from ARIJ organised, during September and October 2022, 21 one-to-one legal safety clinics for fact-checkers with 7 lawyers specialised in media and press issues from 7 Arab countries: Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Iraq, Tunisia, Morocco and Yemen. The participants, independents and…

Dalil 5th Webinar : How to Automate Fact-Checking?

Dalil 5th Webinar : How to Automate Fact-Checking? October 5, 2022 The Arab Fact-Checkers Network (AFCN) led by ARIJ organised the fifth webinar within Dalil project under the title “How to Automate Fact-Checking?”, which is supported by the European Union, and in cooperation with “SIREN” in Lebanon and “JOSA” in Jordan.  The Full Fact team…

Dalil 4th Webinar: Creative Writing and Storytelling for Fact-Checkers

Dalil 4th Webinar: Creative Writing and Storytelling for Fact-Checkers September 7, 2022 Under the title “Creative Writing and Storytelling for Fact-Checkers”, the Arab Fact-Checkers Network (AFCN) led by ARIJ organised the fourth webinar within Dalil project, which is supported by the European Union, and in cooperation with “SIREN” in Lebanon and “JOSA” in Jordan.  Spanning…