Doğruluk Payı, Turkey’s fact-checking site, a project of Izlemedeyiz Association, is inviting fact-checkers, journalists, and researchers to Antalya, Turkey.

Launched in 2014, Doğruluk Payı has been advocating for a data-driven discourse in Turkey, and now is expanding its scope by organizing the first regional fact-checking summit co-organized by the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN).

During November 1-2, 2018; active and aspiring fact-checkers from Turkey, the Middle East, North Africa, Europe, and the Caucasus will gather in Antalya, a seaside city in Turkey’s Mediterranean coast.

The Fact-Checking Summit Turkey 18, will be the first fact-checking summit in Turkey and the surrounding region focusing on regional needs and priorities for fact-checking, co-organized by the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN).

The two-day long summit will build partnerships among participating fact-checkers and journalists through panels, workshops, and networking activities. The summit is expected to host 50 participants and all accepted participants’ economic fare roundtrip flights and 3 nights accommodation in Antalya will be covered. There are no country-specific restrictions but applications from the Middle East, North Africa, Europe

and

the Caucasus will be prioritized. All sessions and workshops will be conducted in English and translation will not be provided

Please feel free to drop an email to info@fcst18.com for any questions.

Applications are closed by August 31,

2018

and further information will be shared via fcst18.com, including the agenda, and the participants.

You can stay in the loop by bookmarking http://www.fcst18.com/updates