BR24 #Faktenfuchs (ARD)
Journalist and fact-checker
Elisabeth Kagermeier is a German journalist and fact-checker working for the BR24 #Faktenfuchs, the factchecking unit of the public broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk which is part of the Association of Germany’s Public Broadcasting Corporations (ARD). During the last years she reported on misinformation about the Covid-19 pandemic and during election campaigns - most recently on the German federal election which took place in September 2021. At Médias en Seine she will talk about the spread misinformation concerning that election and how to remedy it via fact-checking.