Misinformation – Truth Over Headlines - SDG Media Zone, Expo 2020, Dubai
Production Date
Video Length
00:21:59
Asset Language
English
Summary

From misinformation about the use of disinfectants to combat the coronavirus, to false claims that the virus can spread through radio waves and mobile networks, unreliable information is hurting the global effort to defeat the COVID-19 pandemic. By dispelling rumours, fake news, and messages of hate and division, the United Nations is working to spread accurate information and messages of hope and solidarity.

Description

Speakers:

- Melissa Fleming, UN Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications

- Adama Dieng, UNOHCHR Expert on Human Rights in Sudan & former UN Secretary-General Special Advisor on the Prevention of Genocide

- Host: Amira Mohammed, Abu Dhabi TV