Some believe that the open data movement has stalled in recent years. ICFJ Knight Fellow Adi Eyal offers some insights on how to best use open data to generate real world impact.
By making official data and information more readily available to journalists, Vendata hopes to help Venezuelan citizens become more informed about their government.
To mark World Press Freedom Day, ICFJ Knight Fellows Catherine Gicheru and Temi Adeoye discuss how data-driven civic tools are expanding media freedom in Kenya and Nigeria.
Municipal financial data isn't the most exciting topic. Here's how Code for South Africa overcame this challenge to produce a high-impact investigative story on the country's skewed traffic fines.
How do you determine how "open" a government is? ICFJ Knight Fellow Stephen Abbott Pugh explains how OpenGov Fellows push the "open" movement forward.
ICFJ Knight Fellow Juan Manuel Casanueva examines the open data boom highlighted during the AbreLatam and ConDatos events in Santiago, Chile.
ICFJ Knight Fellow Stephen Abbott Pugh explores why the media are absent from the world of open data.
ICFJ Knight Fellow Juan Manuel Casanueva recaps a workshop he led on open data at the recent Media Party Miami.
Media development consultant and ICFJ Knight...
It’s time to transform open data from a trendy concept among policy wonks and news nerds into something tangible in the everyday life of citizens, businesses and grassroots organizations.
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