Misinformation, scams and online harm

Misinformation, scams and online harm about COVID-19 and the vaccine work against us at a time when we need to work together to beat the spread of the virus.

Video: A Brief History of Misinformation

Video: A Brief History of Misinformation

Aotearoa New Zealand, just like most other nations, has been flooded with misinformation since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Misinformation is false, inaccurate or misleading information that is mistakenly or accidently created or spread. It can cause harm if people start to believe it as true.

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Report false or misleading information

If you see content that you believe to be false or misleading you can report it.

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