BBC: Beyond Fake News – False Context

Year of production: 2022

False context: If something feels too good to be true, start checking. Discover how a video can use a grain of truth to weave a false story.

The videos are part of the Trusted News Initiative – a partnership, founded by the BBC, that includes organisations from around the globe. TNI members work together to build audience trust and to find solutions to tackle challenges of disinformation. By including media organisations and social media platforms, it is the only forum in the world of its kind designed to take on disinformation in real time.

What they do:

  • Fast alert against the most harmful disinformation
  • Discuss trends
  • Media education and shared learnings
  • Engineering solutions


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