Tools for Countering Disinformation

Disinformation is one of the main challenges facing democracies nowadays, according to Geysha Gonzalez, Deputy Director of the Atlantic Council’s Eurasia Center. Gonzalez was in Barcelona at the invitation of the Consulate on October 15, 16 and 17. While here, she held discussions on how citizens can counter false information through responsible journalism, fact-checking and critical thinking. Geysha participated in a series of events at CIDOB – Barcelona Center for International Affairs, Institut Barcelona Estudis Internacionals (IBEI), Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), the Association of Journalists and the American Space Barcelona.