Correctiv

πŸ”—πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ https://forms.crowdnewsroom.org/corona-fakenews/corona-fakenews/slide0

Correctiv- German Fake News Tracking form


Centre for Countering Digital Hate

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/Imi_Ahmed/status/1241714991927091201?s=20

πŸ“§[email protected]

Centre for Countering Digital Hate- CCDH are asking people to send in examples of fakenews around the Coronavirus. If you see examples of COVID-19 misinformation & fake cures, esp on Facebook/ WhatsApp, please send URLs/ screenshots to

βœ‰οΈ [email protected].uk

Trusted Sources and Resources

Information that people can trust.

See also:

πŸ”— https://coronavirustechhandbook.com/advice


For reporters and journalists


Coronavirus: Resources for reporters

πŸ”—https://firstdraftnews.org/long-form-article/coronavirus-resources-for-reporters/

First Draft database of 800+ fact-checked articles


Tips and Tools for reporting on COVID-19

πŸ”—https://ksj.mit.edu/coronavirus-reporting-resources/

"To help reporters find clear, accurate information about the pandemic β€” and report on it responsibly β€” KSJ has compiled the following collection of resources and tools."


First Draft

πŸ”—https://firstdraftnews.org/latest/5-tips-ways-we-can-all-covid19-check-coronavirus-information-online-fake-disinformation-misinformation/ 

πŸ”—https://firstdraftnews.org/long-form-article/coronavirus-resources-for-reporters/

πŸ—£ https://twitter.com/firstdraftnews 

Tips and advice for reporters reporting on Coronavirus


European Journalism Observatory

πŸ”—https://en.ejo.ch/ethics-quality/fact-checkers-go-into-battle-against-coronavirus-misinformation?fbclid=IwAR0x3smXSwrPX6Ed_e785Xm7bvK26fgwLCjPgEXyOcxJMxSgdERE3VKqvXM

Collection of resources for journalists


Social Observatory for Disinformation and Social Media Analysis

πŸ”—https://www.disinfobservatory.org

SOMA is comprised of fact-checkers, journalists, researchers, media organizations and policymakers and provides access to tools that facilitate collaborative verification.


Advice and context for reporting on non-peer-reviewed research accurately

πŸ”—https://journalistsresource.org/tip-sheets/research/medical-research-preprints-coronavirus/

"Six key things reporters need to know about preprints, based on interviews with two people with vast experience in biomedical research"


Tools & guides to conducting online investigations

πŸ”—https://www.bellingcat.com/resources/2020/03/27/investigating-coronavirus-fakes-and-disinfo-here-are-some-tools-for-you/

Includes Bellingcat's Online Investigation Toolkit as well as case study examples.


Reporting Tips and How to Find Experts

πŸ”—https://ksj.mit.edu/coronavirus-reporting-resources/

The Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT seeks to nurture and enhance the ability of journalists from around the world to accurately illuminate the complex intersection of science, technology and human culture.


Aggregated list of available resources

πŸ”— https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1fO_f-RworsU0BRqgyiKcrdb4gyUYuo4rUqzsu9zoCII/edit#gid=1482106473&fvid=342748075

40+ fact checking resources'(Open) Data, Facts, Metrics sources & views by ageor - Google Sheets'


For the general public


CoronaVirusFacts/DatosCoronavirus Alliance

πŸ”—https://www.poynter.org/coronavirusfactsalliance/

A collection by Poynter of 3,000+ fact-checked COVID-19 items from multiple providers:

Led by the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) at the Poynter Institute, the #CoronaVirusFacts / #DatosCoronaVirus Alliance unites more than 100 fact-checkers around the world in publishing, sharing and translating facts surrounding the new Coronavirus.


Convaise chatbot

πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺπŸ”—https://www.convaise.com/ (in German)

Convaise (Germany)- With governments keen to tackle misinformation, German GovStart 2019 company Convaise offers a chatbot solution allowing citizens to communicate with public institutions.

This startup is currently schooling its chatbot on a corpus of COVID-19 Q&A exchanges.


Top-rated COVID-19 Reporters

πŸ”—https://blog.thefactual.com/credible-journalists-covid-19

The majority of the highly-rated authors that make this content are experts in health and science and have demonstrated histories of covering such topics... These are the people from whom you should get your COVID-19 updates.


Index of live statistics

πŸ”—https://smartable.ai/apps/coronavirus/stats/

Smartable.AI Statistics & News- Compilation of stats and data.


WHO Myth-busters

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡³πŸ”—https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/myth-busters

WHO Myth-busters- Shareable images debunking some myths about Coronavirus.


Federation of American Scientists

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”— https://fas.org/ncov

βœ‰οΈ [email protected]

Federation of American Scientists- Several common misconceptions about coronavirus.


FEMA Coronavirus Rumor Control

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡ΈπŸ”—https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus-rumor-control

US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Rumor Control- Myth busting.


List of trustworthy sources

πŸŒπŸ”—https://bit.ly/covid-info-list

Crowd-sourced list of trustworthy information on Covid-19 for the public, for every country in the world (ministries of health, research groups etc).


Info on COVID-19 for the corporate world

πŸ”— Mercer Covid-19 global market impact survey (corporate content)

Corporate release from Mercer- Information on Coronavirus for the corporate world


Experts

Tools for finding experts; lists of experts on social media


Verified experts on Twitter

πŸŒπŸ”—https://www.ucl.ac.uk/oppenheim/Covid-19_tweeps.shtml?

A list of scientists and organisations with expertise who are themselves highly followed by experts on Twitter.


Listed of trusted Twitter accounts from Eoghan Sweeney

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/buileshuibhne/status/1236953325918134272

Associated tweet at

πŸ”— https://twitter.com/buileshuibhne/status/1236953325918134272

Eoghan Sweeney’s list of trusted Twitter accounts


Expert Connect

πŸ”—https://expertconnect.global/results?query=epidemiology%20AND%20pandemic%20AND%20%22infectious%20Disease%22&findHer=false

Designed to boost industry-researcher collaboration, Expert Connect provides access to business savvy research expertise.


Julie McMurry, MPH's Twitter follows

πŸ”— https://twitter.com/figgyjam/following


Samuel M. Jenness, Ph.D's Twitter

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/SamuelJenness

Dr. Jenness is a professor of infectious disease Epidemiology, mathematical modeling, and network science at Emory University


Human Rights Data Analysis Group Twitter

πŸ”—https://twitter.com/hrdag

Data analysis, scientific research, and innovation in scientific methods in the field of human rights.Has released papers on COVID-19 mortality estimates


Peer-reviewed research


Research breakdown on COVID-19

πŸ”—https://examine.com/topics/coronavirus/research/ 

A list of papers on the impact of Coronavirus, arranged into categories and subcategories.


Google scholar

πŸ”—https://scholar.google.com/scholar?hl=en&as_sdt=0%2C5&q=coronavirus&btnG=&oq=

Google scholar search for 'Coronavirus'.


FoldingHome

πŸ”—https://the-eye.eu/public/Papers/CoronaVirusPapers/

Papers pulled out by the FoldingHome project.



Fact-checking organizations


Snopes

πŸ”— https://www.snopes.com/?s=coronavirus

πŸ—£ https://twitter.com/snopes

Snopes- Fact-checking site


Politifact

πŸ”— https://www.politifact.com/search/?q=coronavirus

πŸ—£ https://twitter.com/PolitiFact

Politifact - Fact-checking site


FactCheck.org

πŸ”— https://www.factcheck.org/issue/coronavirus

πŸ—£ https://twitter.com/factcheckdotorg

FactCheck.org- Fact-checking site


Full Fact

πŸ”— https://fullfact.org/

πŸ—£ https://twitter.com/fullfact

Full Fact - fact-checking site


Fact Check NI

πŸ”—https://factcheckni.org

πŸ—£https://twitter.com/FactCheckNI

Fact Check NI - Northern Ireland's fact-checking site


Truth or Fiction

πŸ”—https://www.truthorfiction.com/search/?q=coronavirus

TruthOrFiction- Fact checking


AFP Fact-check

πŸ”—https://factcheck.afp.com/busting-coronavirus-myths

πŸ—£https://twitter.com/AFPFactCheck

AFP Fact-Check- More than 100 fact-checks on the coronavirus from around the globe.


Coronavirus Ecuador

πŸ”—πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡¨ https://coronavirusecuador.com/fake-news-coronavirus-ecuador/

Coronavirus Ecuador Fact checker - checks of fake news in Ecuador (in Spanish)


Taiwan Factcheck Center

πŸ”—(Traditional Chinese) https://tfc-taiwan.org.tw/

Fact-checking of COVID-19 and other misinformation circulating in Taiwan and Asia