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Internews’ Chief of Party for USAID’s Media Program in Ukraine Gillian McCormack has been invited to speak at the All-Ukrainian Forum “Coronavirus: Challenges and Responses,” a conference on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic as well as national and international efforts to combat it in 2021.
McCormack will be a featured speaker on the panel: “Pandemic: disinformation and misinformation” on Wednesday, February 10. The panel will focus on European and international experience with fighting misinformation, fakes, and Russian propaganda (actions of the state and civil society).
Volodymyr Yermolenko with Internews in Ukraine will be the moderator. Other speakers on the panel include Taras Shevchenko, Deputy Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine; Jurgis Vilčinskas, Deputy Head of Division, Strategic communications and Information Analysis, EEAS; and Liubov Tsybulska, Head of Hybrid Warfare Analytical Group of Ukraine Crisis Media Center.