Disinformation in the COVID-19 environment: Challenges in the new environment

  • Rise of disinformation due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Internet, a tool for quicker spread of disinformation.
  • Disinformation as a tool of influence.
  • The threat of disinformation on public health.
  • The threat for democracies.
  • Need for trust in institutions.
  • States, societies, and media organizations are facing new challenges.
  • Disinformation as a chance to raise nationalism in Balkans.
  • Public entities contribute to the fight against disinformation.
  • The public can become part of the disinformation problem without even knowing it.
  1. Quality news and journalism
  2. Collaboration
  3. Fact-checking



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