Olga IurkovaStopFake | Ukraine Speaker
Olga Iurkova is a co-founder of stopfake.org, an independent Ukrainian website launched by journalists in 2014. It reveals false information about events in Ukraine. Stopfake team has already verified thousands of articles, photos and videos, and revealed more than 1000 of fakes. Ms Iurkova has 10 years of experience in journalism. She headed the local multimedia newsroom in Ternopil region of Ukraine for six years. She later moved to Kyiv and is now the head of the National Department of Information and Communication. Nova Informacia. Ms Iurkova is a new media trainer. She specializes in multimedia journalism, newsroom management, fact-checking, media standards and ethics.