Journalists and media practitioners in Uganda can apply for a free masterclass hosted by The Debunk Media Initiative (DMI), in partnership with Africa Check and the Media Challenge Initiative.

The masterclass will focus on spotting mis- and disinformation; fact-checking processes and tools; the role of data in fact-checking; the role of journalists in fighting false information.

The masterclass will be divided into two training sessions, two days each:

  • Training in the Central region of Uganda: June 21 to 22 at the MCI Media Hub Kabalagala
  • Training in the Northern region of Uganda: July 11 to 12 at NUMEC offices