The International Fact-Checking Network

Global Fact V in Rome, Italy. (Photo/Giulio Riotta)

The International Fact-Checking Network is a unit of the Poynter Institute dedicated to bringing together fact-checkers worldwide. The IFCN was launched in September 2015 to support a booming crop of fact-checking initiatives by promoting best practices and exchanges in this field.

The International Fact-Checking Network:

The IFCN team is currently formed by director Baybars Örsek, associate director Cristina Tardáguila and reporter Daniel Funke. To find out more, read our transparency statement.