April 19, 2021

Mapping Civil Society Responses to Disinformation

Civil society organizations (CSOs) play a central role in addressing disinformation’s growing […]

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March 22, 2021

Double Trouble: Resilience to Fake News at the Time of Covid-19 Infodemic

The Media Literacy Index was created in 2017 as a response to […]

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March 4, 2021

Understanding Misinformation on Mobile Instant Messengers (MIMs) in Developing Countries

A research project in Nigeria, India, and Pakistan found that messaging apps […]

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February 2, 2021

Free Press Unlimited’s recipe for a media-driven approach to Media Literacy

Last summer, Free Press Unlimited published research into the media literacy of teenagers in South Africa and Mexico. Since then, we have experimented with several pilots on how to effectively improve media literacy. This has resulted in a method with proven effectiveness and a set of principles for a ‘media-driven approach to media literacy’.

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December 4, 2020

Misogyny and Misinformation: An analysis of gendered disinformation tactics during the COVID-19 pandemic

False information during the COVID-19 pandemic and parallel infodemic has revealed itself […]

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November 27, 2020

Balancing Act: Countering Digital Disinformation While Respecting Freedom of Expression

A research report into freedom of expression and addressing disinformation on the […]

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October 14, 2020

Promoting Media Literacy in Bangladesh

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September 23, 2020

Experiencing ‘New Normal’: Exploring Digital Media Usage of Dhaka Dwellers in the Lockdown Period

In cooperation with the University of Dhaka, the South Asia Center for […]

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September 15, 2020

Media behaviour of young people in Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova: Belarusian Analytical Workroom

Commissioned by Free Press Unlimited, this sociological study into the media attitudes […]

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July 30, 2020

Keeping it Real: An exploratory study of how 13-14-year-olds critically engage with online content

Exploratory study in the factors the influence whether different group of 13-14 […]

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July 3, 2020

Final report of the High Level Expert Group on Fake News and Online Disinformation

In January 2018, the European Commission set up a high-level group of […]

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June 23, 2020

Freedom and Accountability: A Transatlantic Framework for Moderating Speech Online

This report presents the findings and conclusions of The Transatlantic High Level […]

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