The European Training Seminar for the Fight Against Fake News and Hate Speech Online took place in Berlin, Germany, from March 1st to 4th 2018. The event was held by the European Grassroots Antiracist Movement (EGAM) in collaboration with Amadeu Antonio Stiftung (AAS). During this event, EGAM partners gathered to discuss the state of affairs of online hate speech and fake news in Europe and the event included the training of participants in recognising Hate Speech, monitoring and reporting it. The actions proposed by civil society organisations in order to effectively fight hate speech and fake news were also discussed, namely, the launch of the European Observatory Illegal Hate Speech Online and Fake News as well as the preparation of the first European monitoring campaign on hate speech online.
Please find a summary of the report attached here.
Lundi 13 Mars à 18h30 à l'@Inalco, rencontre-dédicace avec Marcel Courthiade, autour de sa dernière publication "Petite histoire du peuple rrom. Première diaspora historique de l'Inde".
Wednesday 24th April - the day of the Armenian genocide - we reunited in Istanbul to commemorate all the Armenian victims.
Let's not forget Armenian people's sufferings- it is important to acknowledge such a tragedy so that in the future no one will ever deny it
Today,MP Garo Paylan explained us how Turkey is no longer a democratic country and how the Armenian genocide intertwines with the current situation with Kurdish people's sufferings
#ArmenianGenocide #freedomofspeech #memory #justice #truth #commemoration #democracy #humanrights
Stand up with us for human rights!
We are honoured for the presence of @BenjaminAbtan Pres. of EGAM, @GaroPaylan @HDPgenelmerkezi MP , @CLAPOTMireille French MP , @JoseFariaMEP MEP , @CelikkanMurat @hakikatadalet , @sporadon Moawia Ahmed , @agbueurope AGBU , @yuliazakutnia
As the meetings go on, it's fundamental to raise awareness on the Armenian Genocide.
Indeed, Academics for Peace joined us , as well as Celine from AGBU, Armenian Journalist Arshaluis Mgdesyan, Yulia Zakutnia from the Institute for Partnership and Sustainable Development.