On 5 April 2022, ACT was awarded the third annual MIP TV SDG Award. This award recognises ACT’s leadership on the issue of online disinformation, promoting trusted news and bringing together media stakeholders to campaign for greater platform responsibility.
ACT actions to fight online disinformation
Bridging the Atlantic and shining the spotlight
ACT brings together leading media policy-makers, regulators, stakeholders and thought leaders to raise awareness on online disinformation.
Bringing together media
ACT leads media and other stakeholders (journalists, NGOs, academia) to develop common stances and public positions on tackling online disinformation
Advocacy on disinformation
Over the past years, ACT has consistently advocated for greater action in the area of online disinformation, participating in and convening expert groups, speaking at conferences and suggesting solutions.
Awareness raising in the European Parliament
ACT testified in the European Parliament on the EU’s response to online disinformation. Calling on online platforms to do more and be more transparent in how they deal with online disinformation.
ACT & Members play a fundamental role in promoting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
ACT is proud to be among the first signatories of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals Media Compact. This commitment is a reflection of our members’ actions towards developing the SDGs. The below are examples of such commitments.
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