Masterclass: How do we navigate the influences of AI and Misinformation on the African Electoral Landscape?

The impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on African elections is critical for increasing citizen faith in the democratic process. Recent research has shown that technology platforms are being exploited as a tool for misinformation and disinformation, which reduces citizens’ trust in democratic processes, thereby weakening democracy across the continent. How should we begin to ensure that the integrity of our elections is maintained, and that citizens are empowered to prevent the spread of misinformation during elections? What strategies may be used to reduce the negative impact of AI on African elections, particularly in this important year when elections will be held across several countries?

Day: 30 May 2024
Time: 11:00 (CAT)

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