Disinformation is a false news deliberately created to harm a person, social group, organisation or country. The impact of disinformation and misinformation on the well-being of society is catastrophic.

The Luiss Guido Carli University DataLab researchers are working with Harvard Kennedy School and Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale and MediaFutures with the purpose of understanding and stopping the spread of fake news in Italy and worldwide.