Annie Lab is a student-driven fact-checking project at the Journalism and Media Studies Centre led by Assistant Professor of Practice Dr. Masato Kajimoto. It is a part of a global alliance formed by the International Fact-checking Network to combat misinformation about the COVID-19 outbreak. Student reporters regularly publish their own fact-checking stories on the website and also manage a collection of news articles on this topic around the world.
– “Coronavírus: Rumores atingem nível anormal, diz académico,” Rádio Macau, February 10.
– “WeChat and Weibo fight coronavirus fake news,” Abacus, February 5.
– “As coronavirus spreads, so do spurious online claims about it in Hong Kong,” South China Morning Post, January 31. As coronavirus spreads, so do spurious online claims about it.