As part of a global initiative to counteract misinformation – a key problem in Myanmar’s emerging democracy, this project aims to:
- Deploy misinformation countermeasures in collaboration with local partners, while developing cross-country good practices and methodology
- Build the capacity of local partner organizations in recognizing, evaluating, and countering misinformation through the use of innovative new tools
- Train local organizations in integration of existing tool set into locally driven initiatives, including media and peacebuilding efforts.
- Collaborate with community researchers, international humanitarian and development community, relevant academics, and other relevant fields to counteract the spread of disinformation.