ODIL, the platform of Francophones initiatives tackling disinformation, brings together anti-disinformation initiatives in the Francophone space in order to give them greater visibility on a global scale and to understand their specificities.
The first step of the creation of the platform was to list all disinformation initiatives in the 88 countries of the Francophonie and discuss their processes, challenges, to see how mutual cooperation could be created. ODIL gathers different types of initiatives:
That led to the creation of a report and establishment of recommendations for the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie .
Then, ODIL expanded and welcomed new features. The second version of the website hosts, in addition to the catalogue of initiates:
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