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Workshop: Fake news and climate change

When:Fr 01-03-2024 15:00 - 17:00
Where:Smartlab, Forum Groningen

Are you curious about the truth behind climate change? Do you want to distinguish the facts from the fabrications?

Then join for an insightful workshop addressing the pervasive challenge of misinformation in today's digital age! The workshop is delivered by Fianne Sarchosakis, MA student in Media Studies (RUG), and Marc Esteve del Valle, Assistant Professor in Media Studies (RUG) and coordinator of the climate disinformation section at Learntocheck.

In an era rife with fake news and disinformation, distinguishing fact from fiction has become increasingly challenging. Have you ever questioned the authenticity of a viral video or doubted the credibility of a news article? In this workshop, we delve into the realm of misinformation surrounding crucial topics like climate change that often proliferate on social media platforms. From deciphering deep fakes to conducting fact-checking and source research, participants will gain valuable insights into identifying and combatting misinformation. Through interactive discussions and hands-on activities, you'll learn practical strategies to discern truth from falsehoods, empowering you to navigate the digital landscape with confidence.

Don't miss this opportunity to equip yourself with the tools to combat misinformation and safeguard the integrity of information online!

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