IFCN stands for International Fact-Checking Network. The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. We believe nonpartisan and transparent fact-checking can be a powerful instrument of accountability journalism

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This code of principles is for organizations that regularly publish nonpartisan reports on the accuracy of statements by public figures, major institutions, and other widely circulated claims of interest to society. It is the result of consultations among fact-checkers from around the world and offers dedicated practitioners principles to aspire to in their everyday work. On IFCN WhatsApp bot, you can cross-check news and confirm whether it is a fact or not. From searching for fact checks to checking it in your preferred language, they have it all. The chatbot has over seven options. You can search for a fact check by just typing in a keyword or a short sentence and, it will show you the top 2 results from the database. You can even check for the latest facts in your country and reconfirm the news. They have tips on how to fight misinformation. You can learn more about them and privacy. Send a hi and experience it for yourself.


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