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 Meet The Partners


The European University Institute (EUI) is a distinctly international postgraduate teaching and research institute in the social sciences. The EUI relies on the expertise of its School of Transnational Governance and Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom for the coordination of EDMO.

Aarhus University

Aarhus University, an expert in big data collection and applied machine learning on social media data. Member of the High Level Expert Group on Fake News and Disinformation. Aarhus will contribute to the mapping of academic research capabilities on disinformation in Europe.


Athens Technology Center, a tech expert on fighting disinformation. ATC coordinates the SOMA project, operating the European observatory against disinformation. ATC will set-up and operate a secure online platform supporting the detection and analysis of disinformation campaigns.

Pagella Politica

Pagella Politica, an experienced fact-checker dedicated to verifying claims made by politicians and public figures, using publicly available or specifically requested data, facts and figures. Pagella Politica will contribute to the mapping of fact-checking activities in Europe.

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 What can EDMO do for you?

The European Digital Media Observatory brings together fact-checkers and academic researchers with expertise in the field of online disinformation, and open to collaboration with media organisations and media literacy practitioners.
It promotes scientific knowledge on online disinformation, advances the development of EU fact-checking services and supports media literacy programmes. EDMO also supports public authorities assessing the implementation of the EU Code of Practice on Disinformation.

Our News & Events

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EDMO’s second annual conference tackles rising disinformation challenges

At the heart of the discussions on 13 and 14 June in Brussels was the European Digital Media Observatory’s (EDMO) engagement in the fight against online disinformation regarding the war in Ukraine.

EDMO welcomes the 2022 Strengthened Code of Practice on Disinformation

The involvement of many different actors in its drafting, confirms what it is at the core of EDMO…

EDMO releases report on researcher access to platform data

The report includes a draft Code of Conduct on how platforms can share data with independent researchers while protecting users’ rights.