Electoral Commission launches online reporting platform for digital disinformation, 1 Apr

Electoral Commission launches online reporting platform for digital disinformation

The Electoral Commission invites you to a media briefing where Chief Electoral Officer, Mr Sy Mamabolo will formally launch an innovative online reporting platform for citizens to report instances of alleged digital disinformation.

The new platform is launched as a result of the rise in disinformation especially via digital platforms and the potential negative impact it may have on the integrity of elections.

The new platform is developed in partnership with Media Monitoring South Africa. It will facilitate for the online submission and tracking of complaints relating to disinformation encountered on social media platforms.

Source: Government of South Africa