Assistant Director/Head of Public Policy, Maldita.es
Carlos Hernández-Echevarría joined Maldita.es in 2020 to lead its public policy and advocacy operation. He engages with public and private institutions interested in learning from our experience fighting disinformation and advancing more effective policy solutions against it. He has been part of the EDMO Task Force on Disinformation on the War in Ukraine, he is a member of Permanent Task Force of the EU Code of Practice on Disinformation and chairs the Policy Task Force of the European association of fact-checking organizations EFCSN. Before, Carlos worked in TV news for 15 years. He contributes to several Spanish Media and is a professor at Universidad de Alcalá de Henares.