Global experts on debunking of misinformation

The word “post-truth” was Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year for 2016. Concern with “fake news” is increasing all over the world, and media concern with the spread of misinformation, and how to debunk it, has been increasing dramatically over the past few years.

This portal provides contact details of a global network of researchers from across multiple disciplines who are experts on misinformation, including
  • Social media and internet
  • Debunking of misinformation
  • Conspiracy theories and lack of trust
  • Science communication and science denial

The experts welcome inquiries from media, government, or NGOs.