On 28 October at 2:00 pm, within the Media Literacy Days, the project “Critical Thinking for Mediawize Citizens – CriThink”, implemented by the Metamorphosis Foundation and Eurothink with the support of the European Union, organizes a public panel discussion on approaches to fighting disinformation, with particular emphasis on disinformation related to the Covid-19 pandemic.


  • Marjan Zabranec, Government of the Republic of North Macedonia
  • Bardhyl Jashari, Metamorphosis Foundation
  • Marina Tuneva, Council for Media Ethics in Macedonia
  • Ljupco Petkovski, Center for European Strategies – Eurothink
  • Vladimir Petreski, Metamorphosis Foundation / Truthmeter

Moderator: Filip Stojanovski, Metamorphosis Foundation


The panel will provide a discussion between representatives of state institutions, civil society and the media community, in order to point out the existing ones and establish new synergies in the public interest.

During the event, for the first time, the preliminary results of the research conducted within “CriThink” on the attitude of the general public towards media literacy will be presented. The representatives of Metamorphosis will present previous experiences from the partnership with Facebook within the fact-checking program.

Apart from the debate among the panellists, the panel will also provide dialogues with the audience, through opportunities for asking questions or expressing opinions by all participants.

The event will be open to the public and will take place online through the Zoom platform, and it will also be broadcasted live on the Facebook page of “CriThink”.

Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 969 2739 4956

Passcode: 882202