Project Code: STATE-MKD-38

Combating disinformation in North Macedonia

Project Title Combating disinformation in North Macedonia
Project Summary Organize group sessions on content writing and copy editing that can help our content writers to improve their language skills, and increase the quality of articles published on the leading web site dedicated to fighting disinformation in North Macedonia
Country Macedonia
Agency Department of State
DoS Office N/A
Post SKOPJE
Section PAS
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

The leading on-line platform responding to disinformation in North Macedonia, is a project called Fighting Fake News Narratives – F2N2, implemented by PAS Skopje grantee Citizens Association MOST, an organization established in 2002, recognized by domestic monitoring of the elections, as well as monitoring of key political processes in the country.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Editing and proofreading
Social media management
Writing
Additional Information

Interns would read and correct articles written by f2N2 content writers, organizing group sessions with aim of improving the language skills of the content writers who draft their stories in both Macedonian and English and improving the targeting of the desired audience. In addition, the intern will gain practical experience in debunking disinformation.