Doctors Without Borders: Let’s Talk COVID-19: Fighting Misinformation

Doctors Without Borders: Let’s Talk COVID-19: Fighting Misinformation. “As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières(MSF) teams are also confronting an ‘infodemic’ of rumors, misinformation, and disinformation that adds to the dangers. In many of the places where we work around the world, we see false or misleading information deliberately circulated to cause harm and fuel confusion. Health workers have been stigmatized and attacked, and there is growing distrust of medical experts and scientific evidence. Amid the cacophony of news and social media, it can be difficult to discern the facts about the coronavirus.” Both a video and a transcript are available.

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