How to fight the COVID-19 infodemic: lessons from 3 Asian countries

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Long addresses the nation in April Image: REUTERS/Edgar Su

Elmie Nekmat

Assistant Professor and Principal Investigator, National University of Singapore Centre for Trusted Internet and Community

Audrey Yue

Deputy Director, National University of Singapore Centre for Trusted Internet and Community


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How did these 3 Asian countries tackle the infodemic? Image: National University of Singapore

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