Disinfo Update 26/09/2023

In this Disinfo Update: plenty of new factsheets, updates on burning topics, and the final call to join #Disinfo2023!

Political and legal developments

Cutting Edge research

Food for Thought

Latest events and announcements

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Thrilled to announce that the #Disinfo2023 final programme is now ready! We’re expecting a robust turnout, with over 350 participants slated to join us.
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In this Disinfo Update, you’ll find some intriguing news about Doppeganger resurging, this time in France, and we’re bursting with excitement as we finally present the long-awaited draft programme for our EU DisinfoLab Annual Conference 2023!
This Disinfo Update plunges into the European sphere, from the European elections dates to the 5th birthday of the GDPR & the record fine of Meta, Twitter being out of the Code of Practice on disinformation and of course the EMFA and DSA files.
In this Disinfo Update we dive into our four new disinfo landscape factsheets, revisit the European Media Freedom Act (EMFA) and the media exemption that threatens to render void the progress done in the Digital Services Act (DSA) for tackling disinformation, and more.
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