Journalists who want to communicate numbers with accuracy can register for this course.
The Colombian Society of Statistics is offering a workshop on statistics for journalists on Oct. 24 in Cali.
The course aims to provide guidelines for judging the validity of news containing statistical information. Participants will learn tools to understand the representativeness of the samples and to ensure that the comparisons are fair and consistent and the analysis is valid.
The fee is COP450,000 for the general public and COP250,000 for students.
Registration is ongoing until spaces are filled.
For more information (in Spanish), click here.