The conference “Dealing with Disinformation in the Republic of North Macedonia” will be held on May 31, 2022, in Skopje, starting at 12:00. It is dedicated to building a multi-sectoral approach to solving this important problem through the joint engagement of state institutions, independent media, civil society organizations, academia and the private sector. The event will take place in Hotel “Panoramika” and will be in a hybrid format.

The conference will provide a platform for discussion of stakeholders working to develop democracy by combating disinformation and promoting freedom of expression, enabling them to network and share experiences. Representatives of relevant institutions, the professional public, civil society and the international community will attend the conference.

The event will consist of two working sessions. The first session will present and discuss the results of ongoing research on the situation to better understand the context, while the second session will discuss the recommendations for the next steps of various social actors in order to jointly oppose the harmful influences on the development of democracy and integration processes. Each working session will consist of an introductory panel with short presentations by the speakers and a discussion space for all participants.

The event will take place in a hybrid format and will be open to the public. All interested participants can register at the following link.

Here’s the agenda for the event: Conference agenda: “Dealing with Disinformation in the Republic of North Macedonia”