In recent years, the manner of how people receive political messages has changed profoundly also in relation to the growing impact of social media. These changes also brought with them some negative phenomena, such as a substantial increase in unverified,...
Najviac priestoru v RTVS získala SNS -
Na TA3 získala SNS skoro 25% spravodajského priestoru -
Vyšetrovanie vraždy Jána Kuciaka a jeho snúbenice bola dominantná téma -
V politických diskusiach na RTVS a TA3 - najviac SMER-SD a SNS
Between 1 September and 11 October 2019, Political Accountability Foundation (FOP), in cooperation with MEMO 98, monitored 74 public Facebook accounts of political parties, election coalitions, politicians, media and other influential actors involved in the...
Too often we heard about problems in social media discourse during elections when it was too late. Democracy Reporting International, in cooperation with MEMO 98, has been implementing a Civitates-funded project which seeks to significantly step up a...
The symposium brought together policymakers, academics, NGOs and other stakeholders to discuss how to make social media and our democratic discourses more resilient to extremism and disinformation, especially in light of elections. The aim of the COMPACT project is to raise awareness about emerging legal, policy and technological developments and increase the understanding of how the convergence of those trends influences media and society.
In the framework of the Council of Europe project “Supporting the transparency, inclusiveness and integrity of electoral practice in Ukraine” and in cooperation with the Council of Europe project “Strengthening Freedom of Media, Access to Information and Reinforcing Public Broadcasting System in Ukraine”, our expert Rasťo Kužel was hired to design the methodology of traditional and social media monitoring during both Ukrainian elections in 2019 and to oversee the implementation of the monitoring during the 31 March and 21 April presidential election. The project was implemented within the framework of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine 2018 – 2021
The appearance of various types of disinformation and their threat to the integrity of elections have become gradually an issue of global concern. There is a need to have a better definition of problems and terms, and a deeper understanding of the challenge...