Impressive Eastern Europe conference on disinformation in Frankfurt a.M.

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Conference on “Media, Opinion-influencing, Human Rights”

  Eastern Europe: Conference on "Media, Opinion-influencing, Human Rights" Frankfurt a.M., on Friday, December 6th   On St. Nicholas Day, to the upcoming International Human Rights Day, the Frankfurt members of the German parliament Kordula Schulz-Asche, Tabea Rößner and Matthias Zimmer as well as the Frankfurt member of the Hessian parliament Martina Feldmayer will listen to 14 human rights activists from all 6 countries of the Eastern Partnership and Russia.

Summer 2019 – Hot topics

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Семинар в Кутаиси

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 About the collective responsibility of state, media, civil society and user against disinformation From a speech at the round-table meeting “Disinformation in the media. Ways to overcome it” (“Disinformation in the media. Ways to overcome it”, Minsk, October 17, 2019) In the situation of the increased volume of fake news in both traditional and new media, an increase in cases of manipulation of the consciousness of information consumers, it is

Cybercrime and the rules of a personal response

Cybercrime and the rules of a personal response Image credit to Cerillion Skyline From a report at the seminar “Media, opinion formation, human rights” (Brest, September 28, 2019) The international experts on cybersecurity of Cybersecurity Ventures estimated that in 2019 cyber attacks occur every 14 seconds in the world. Increasing in number of cases of fraud using social engineering techniques is also expected to be totaled in the

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Seminar in Balti. Disinformation in mass media. Part 2

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Media misinformation - is it possible to solve the problem through prohibitions? For several years now, the topic of fake or truly false information has not left the pages of magazines, newspapers, news sites, television programs. Fake news in the media is not a recent invention. But only recently, the massiveness of this phenomenon has made public attention. We must say that in a very short period, the methods of