The Action for Reset Dialogues - Episode III : The Role of the Media
Reversing the roles in this episode of the "Action for Reset Dialogues", WHO representative in Morocco, Maryam Bigdeli, meets Le Matin journalist and talkshow host Rachid Hallaouy and examines the multiple dimensions of the infodemic witnessed during the recent crisis. In a state of anxiety and panic, with an avalanche of views and opinions in circulation, which voices are broadcasted, which voices are ignored, and who selects? How to remain ‘objective’, while not becoming ‘disconnected’? The dialogue displays the deep challenges of operating at the interface of government, citizens and professionals.