Science and Journalism: Together Against Infodemia

2022.06.08

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A training on “Science and Journalism: Together Against Infodemia” was held at Museum Gallery Dimitar Georgiev. The seminar aims to lay the foundation for long-term cooperation between scientists and the media.

Lecturers are: Maria Cheresheva (journalism and part of the team of AEJ – Bulgaria); Georgi Marchev (from the fact-finding platform Factcheck.bg); Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vessela Kazashka (Center for Plant Systems Biology and Biotechnology, CRSBB), Prof. Dr. Iliya Tsachev, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Thracian University and Stoyanka Pastermova, Faculty of Economics, Thracian University.

More about the project

The Science and Journalism: Together Against Infodemia project, launched in October 2021, provides a series of trainings and fact-finding collaborations. It is implemented with financial support from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway under the European Economic Area (EEA) Financial Mechanism. The organizations that work together on it are: the Association of European Journalists – Bulgaria (AEJ – Bulgaria); Norsensus Mediaforum, Norway; Thracian University; The Center for Plant Systems Biology and Biotechnology (CRSBB); Association for Career Development and Training (ACRO).

This Communication was created with the financial support of the Active Citizens Fund of Bulgaria under the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area. The entire responsibility for the content of the document lies with AEJ – Bulgaria and under no circumstances can it be assumed that this document reflects the official opinion of the Financial Mechanism of the European Economic Area and the Operator of the Active Citizens Fund Bulgaria.