Key Individuals:
Catherine Gicheru

Project owner/Host organisation:
Code for Africa

Host organisation type:

Host organisation country/countries: 
South Africa

Project objective categories: 
Fight disinformation, Media

Project technologies: 
Social Media, Website

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Post Status: Active
Initiative recipient country/countries: Kenya, Tanzania, United Republic Of, Uganda, Africa (not specified)
Initiative dates: 2016 –
Last updated: 8 March 2022

Initiative Description

PesaCheck is a fact-checking initiative which verifies often confusing numbers quoted by public figures across East Africa to give citizens accurate information which can help them make decisions.

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