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How to get away with misinformation

Misinformation is a crucial challenge to women’s human rights in the 21st century. Women are given false and misleading information about their health and rights – including by politically connected right-wing movements that oppose access to legal abortion and contraception under all circumstances.

Learn how recent openDemocracy investigations have led to rare, real-world action to prevent misinformation.

3 June 2021, 12.00am

Hear from:

Tatev Hovhannisyan Europe and Eurasia Assistant Editor, openDemocracy’s Tracking the Backlash project
Dr. Laima Vaige Sweden-based Lithuanian human rights lawyer
Neil Datta Secretary of European Parliamentary Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Rights
Melissa Upreti Vice Chair of the UN Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
Nandini Archer, chair and openDemocracy’s Gender and Identity Editor

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