Meta Expands Facebook Climate Science Center to 100+ Countries

Its keyword detection feature is in use for fact-checking partners during COP26

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Meta detailed some of its efforts to combat climate change with the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) ongoing in Glasgow, Scotland, through Nov. 12.

Facebook’s Climate Science Center was extended to more than 100 countries, giving more people access to factual resources from leading climate organizations.

The social network debuted the feature in September 2020 as the Climate Science Information Center.

The informational labels Facebook began adding to some posts on climate change in February to direct users to the Climate Science Center were also expanded to more than one-dozen countries, including Belgium, Brazil, India, Indonesia, Mexico, the Netherlands, Spain and Taiwan.




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