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Plus, a new free course for online fact-checking taught via workspace app Notion.
CrossCheck Nigeria builds on what First Draft and its partners learned about misinformation on WhatsApp from the Comprova project in Brazil.
And unlike previous efforts, WhatsApp is giving the fact-checkers an important tool to reach the public more easily.
Plus: The EU is surveying its citizens on fake news; what CrossCheck learned in France; the upcoming Disinformation Action Lab.
Plus: Facebook, Google, and Twitter face Congress, and new research into the spread of misinformation on WeChat.
“By looking more closely at how fake news moves and mobilizes people, we can develop a richer picture of not only how much it circulates where, but also why it circulates and how it resonates amongst different publics.”