United Kingdom Parliamentary Sub-Committee on Disinformation

Website/link: https://committees.parliament.uk/committee/401/dcms-sub-committee-on-disinformation

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Actor type: National government

Subject tag: Disinformation and misinformation | Government transparency | Public Policy | Research

Country: United Kingdom (UK)

Region: Europe

The UK Parliamentary Committee on Digital, Culture, Media and Sport hosts a Sub-Committee on Disinformation to explore legislative solutions to the issue of disinformation in the United Kingdom. The sub-committee grew out of an initial inquiry on disinformation and fake news that began in 2018 and conclusion in February 2019 with the publication of a formal report on the landscape of disinformation, political advertising, foreign influence, media literacy programs, and potential solutions.
[This entry was sourced from the Carnegie Endowment’s Partnership for Countering Influence Operations and its baseline datasets initiative with minor edits. You can find more information here: https://ceip.knack.com/pcio-baseline-datasets]