Stefan Voss

head of verification DPA

Stefan Voss is the head of verification at the German news agency dpa. He has been working for the Deutsche Presse-Agentur for over 20 years, including more than a decade as a foreign correspondent in Ukraine and Russia. He is the founder of dpa's fact-checking team (which now employs around 30 journalists). For many years Stefan has been active as a social media trainer for journalists both in Germany and internationally. His specialities include digital research, verification and deep-fake recognition. Stefan supports fact-checking organisations worldwide. He is an elected member of the Government Body of the European Fact-Checking Network (EFCSN).

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