- 19 Jan 2022 8:52 AM
- Budapest Business Journal
The European Commission awarded the project to France's state-owned AFP, Hungarian website 444.hu and the Media Universalis Foundation.
AFP will primarily provide training and know-how to a team of local journalists from an investigative background. In recent years, AFP has developed an international network of fact-checkers.
In Hungary, the agency is Facebook's leading partner in the fight against disinformation.