DEADLINE: APRIL 7, 2021 —Africa Check and Reporters without Borders invite applications for a one-day health fact-checking and verification virtual workshop.
The workshop will take place on April 20, 2021.
The organizers seek only Nigerian journalists and content creators.
Participants will learn how to identify false information, use online image and video verification tools, fact-check claims, and find credible online health data.
Applicants are advised not to apply if they won’t be able to attend the entire one-day training session.
The closing date for applications is April 7th, 2021.
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