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Colombia Uncategorized

El Poder de Elegir: the collaborative fact-checking project, from Colombia to Latin America

By on March 10, 2018

The problem of misinformation and the impact on citizens’ decision-making

On average, a person spends 455 minutes of their day consuming large amounts of information on social networks. According to Colombia’s Ministry of Technology and Telecommunications, 60% of Colombians regularly use WhatsApp. In Colombia, the results of the plebiscite presented…


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Colombia Investigative Journalism Latin America

Chicas Poderosas Colombia: they did it again this time with Facebook & Consejo de Redacción

By on March 7, 2018

Why is it important to check and verify information in a regional and local context?
Information is a tool of power, with which you can contribute to the construction of more or less equitable relationships. In this sense, it is important to generate channels of access to information that allow…


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Colombia Latin America

Investigative Reporting Program Launches in Bogotá, Colombia

By on August 8, 2017

The Chicas Poderosas, multi-country investigative reporting program launched this week in Bogota, Colombia with two virtual events from First Draft News and CrowdTangle. The virtual sessions are a prelude to the upcoming three-day event to train women journalists on how to analyze social media data, and mine data for…


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Colombia Latin America Mexico

Two Chicas Poderosas win Ortega y Gasset

By on May 12, 2016

Lilia Saúl and Ginna Morelo
A joint effort of the daily El Tiempo (Colombia) and El Universal (of Mexico) received on Thursday May 5 the Ortega y Gasset Journalism Award in the category of best media coverage. Desaparecidos (Missing) is a multimedia research led by Ginna Morelo in Colombia and Lilia…

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