World News Day

World News Day is a global campaign to amplify the power and impact of fact-based journalism.

World News Day

World News Day’s organizers, The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) and WAN- IFRA’s World Editors Forum (WEF), expect more than 500 news organizations to use World News Day as a platform to demonstrate the value of fact-based journalism.

Join news outlets from around the world in meaningful global conversations on how journalism makes a difference.


Join more than 500 participating and supporting organizations from around the world dedicated to showing how fact-based journalism is making a difference.

About us

We empower the fight against disinformation. Check First is a software and methodologies company founded by a developer and two journalists. We focus on creating the best tools and practices for the peculiar job of countering and monitoring fakes and influence campaigns, and gain time in the process by fostering collaboration. Our best asset is the complementarity of our founding team, making us approach problems in a comprehensive and innovative way.

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