Inciting anxiety about the looming war -the disinformation narratives about the possible Taiwan Strait crisis during the 2024 Taiwanese presidential election
By Wei-Ping Li, Ph.D. (This article is part of an analysis series of disinformation trends during the 2024 Taiwanese presidential election.)
Publish Date: 2023-11-27
[TFC Disinfo Detector] A brief review of disinformation spread during elections in Taiwan, 2020-2022 (Part II)
Image: People walk past the candidate's campaign flag in Taipei, Taiwan, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. Taiwan held local elections on November 26, 2022. (Top Image)
Publish Date: 2023-11-13
Media Literacy in Taiwan: A collaborative Effort Addressing Challenges for the 250,000-strong Indonesian Community
Riley Chou The Taiwan FactCheck Center (TFC) is collaborating with the Taiwanese TransAsia Sisters Association and Indonesian MAFINDO to launch a series of programs spanning both online and offline platforms. The aim is to provide verification knowledge to 250,000 Indonesians in Taiwan, who can be...
Publish Date: 2023-11-09
When foreign disinformation comes to town – How disinformation about the Israel-Hamas war has evolved in Taiwan
By Wei-Ping Li, Ph.D.
Publish Date: 2023-10-30
[TFC Disinfo Detector] A brief review of disinformation spread during elections in Taiwan, 2020-2022 (Part I)
Image: A woman walk out of the voting booth on election day in Taipei, Taiwan, November 26, 2022. (Top Image) By Wei-Ping Li, PhD
Publish Date: 2023-10-16
[TFC Disinfo Detector] What do Taiwanese people think about misinformation challenges in Taiwan? - Findings from the 2023 Annual Misinformation Survey
Image: The cover of the 2023 Annual Misinformation Survey published by Taiwan FactCheck Center in May 2023. (TFC)
Publish Date: 2023-10-02
The Taiwan FactCheck Center (TFC) Chairman, Shih-Hung Lo, has called upon Taiwan media outlets to take on a more proactive role and foster collaboration to combat disinformation in preparation for the upcoming 2024 Taiwan presidential elections. Lo made the announcement during a tea gathering on...
Publish Date: 2023-09-26
The Taiwan FactCheck Center (TFC)’s signatory certification with the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) has been renewed on August 30. TFC remains committed to upholding fact-checking principles of non-partisanship, fairness, and transparency.
Publish Date: 2023-09-23