11 May | 15:10
There are many large challenges surrounding disinformation across Africa. During this panel, senior leaders from across government, private sector, civil society, and media will discuss their ongoing efforts and collaborations in the counter-disinformation and propaganda space. Debunking fake news and myths is an issue that impacts all continents. It's a threat facing humanity across the globe and this is a panel for all attendees, no matter their geography. Bring your questions ready for what promises to be an extremely interesting session with the Global Engagement Centre.
STEVIE HAMILTON (GEC) / DANIEL KIMMAGE (GEC) / NEKESA WERE (AfriLabs) / SIMON NYAMBURA (IGAD Center of Excellence for Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism) / ANGELA ODOUR LUNGATI (Ushahidi). See the speakers.