17 FIJI SUN | SUNDAY, MAY 3, 2020 | FIJISUN.COM.FJ | PAGE COMMEMORATION He said this year’s commemoration was particularly significant in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic that had brought unprecedented challenges. “We are all treading on unknown territory and it has been a learning process for everyone,” Mr Simpson said. “It’s clear that the pandemic has brought on a massive ‘infodemic’, especially on social media, often causing widespread panic, increased anxiety and confusion. “This is why a strong, independent, and thriving press corp is vital to inform the public in a meaningful and measured way.” SOURCE OF INFORMATION Photo: Message on ‘World Press Freedom Day’ COMPILED BY: WATI TALEBULA Fiji Sun Vinaka vaka levu Vinaka vakalevu
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