Covering COVID-19: Webinars with Experts

These ongoing webinars are part of our new Global Health Crisis Reporting Forum, launched in partnership with ICFJ’s International Journalists’ Network (IJNet). Journalists and health experts are invited to join the Forum's Facebook group, and please sign up for our weekly emails to get the latest on upcoming webinars.

Past Webinars




Upcoming Webinars

The COVID-19 Vaccine: Disinformation & Misinformation

Time and Date: Tuesday, August 11 at 10:00 a.m. ET (14:00 GMT)

A panel with Cristina Tardaguila, associate director of the International Fact-Checking Network; Lee Mwiti, chief editor of Africa Check; and Syed Nazakat, founder of Health Analytics Asia. Moderated by ICFJ Director of Innovation Oren Levine. This webinar was produced in partnership with the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN). Register here.


Pandemic Profiteers: Trends in Crime and Corruption

Time and Date: Thursday, August 13 at 10:00 a.m. ET (14:00 GMT)

A panel with Roman Anin, 2020 ICFJ Knight Trailblazer Award winner and founder of IStories; Aubrey Belford, Ukraine-based editor for the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP); Indhira Suero Acosta, SembraMedia ambassador and CONNECTAS reporter (Dominican Republic); and moderated by Louise Shelley, director of the Terrorism, Transnational Crime, and Corruption Center at George Mason University. This webinar is organized in partnership with OCCRP. Register here.