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  • Status: Ongoing
  • Thematic area: Independent and social media platforms
  • Country: Turkey
  • Year approved:2020


  • Name of organisation / initiative supported: Malumatfurus
  • Start date: 1 May 2020
  • End date: 30 April 2022

Initiative summary:

Malumatfuruş, one of the few independent fact-checking initiatives in Turkey, aims to promote critical thinking in Turkish society on misinformation and fake news by fact-checking articles published on printed and online media. EED support is allowing Malumatfurus to increase its fact-checking capacities by hiring a team of contributors, and to produce more content for the website and social media.

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