Dealing with the Wicked Problem that is Fake News

Áine Kerr testifying about fake news

In November 2019, Áine Kerr addressed the International Grand Committee on Disinformation and ‘Fake News’ and outlined her three core calls to action to deal with the issues of Disinformation and Information.

“We are in the midst of a Wicked Problem and running out of time. A wicked problem, by its very definition, is something that’s difficult or almost impossible to solve because of incomplete, contradictory, and changing requirements. It cannot be solved through one course of action. Our Wicked Problem today is an Information Disorder.”