The hashtag #iegūglēpirmscepies (Google Before Fuming!) has outlived the original project and has become a slogan that is often used to encourage others to check the accuracy of viral social media stories. The initial campaign, launched by the BCME in collaboration with the Latvian Journalists’ Association and the Re:Baltica Centre for Investigative Journalism, explained the basics of fact-checking by unmasking a series of fake stories featuring local celebrities.
Grant opportunity for media outlets and journalists
Small grant opportunity for Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian media outlets and journalists
Westphalia Peace Prize Scholarship for young journalists
Paula Justoviča receives the first Westphalia Peace Prize Scholarship for young journalists
What affected voters’ decisions in the 6 October 2018 parliamentary election?
The post - election survey on voter's choices during the recent Latvian parliamentary elections will be presented during the conference.