Meedan at RightsCon 2021
Monday 7 June 2021 – Friday 11 June 2021 Online By invitation only Attend

London 7:45PM

Meedanis are coming out strong for #RightsCon2021! Review the list of events featuring our team members below.

June 7

Memeable journalism: How to report with cats and goats

7:45pm - 8:45pm UTC Featuring An Xiao Mina, Chief Operations Officer.

July 8

Collaborative responses to health information inequities online

6:45am-7:45am UTC Featuring Nat Gyenes, Director for Digital Health Lab, and Megan Marrelli, Program Manager for Digital Health Lab.

July 9

Reimagining reporting abuse on social media platforms

3:30pm-4:30pm UTC Featuring Kat Lo, Content Moderation Lead.

June 10

When the facts go offline: Information blackouts during internet shutdowns

8:45am-9:45am UTC Featuring Shalini Joshi, Program Director for APAC.

“But we’re on the same side!”: how tools to fight extremism can harm counterspeech

3:00pm-4:00pm UTC Featuring Azza El-Masri, Program Associate for NAWA.

June 11

Content moderation counterfactuals and the right to health

6:45am-7:45am UTC Featuring Nat Gyenes, Kat Lo, and Eric Mugendi, Program Manager for East Africa.

The impact of gender diversity on the use of digital technologies within the human rights sector

12:30pm-1:30pm UTC Featuring Kat Lo.


The Checklist–read misinformation news from around the world

The Weekly Roundup

—open-source investigations, industry resources and event information