Data Journalism

Data Journalism


How journalists can find, extract and use open data

ICFJ Knight Fellow Juan Manuel Casanueva recaps a workshop he led on open data at the recent Media Party Miami. 

Juan Manuel Casanueva | March 02, 2015

Non-coding journalists can visualize data with Cloudstitch

How Cloudstitch will allow journalists to visualize data-driven stories without coding experience, Slate launches a podcast platform, what it's like to cover ISIS and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | February 27, 2015

Fellowships for environmental data reporting available [Asia]

Journalists and other communicators from countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya region interested in using data and maps in their reporting can apply for US$1,000 grants.

Data journalism contest accepting entries [Worldwide]

Media companies, nonprofit organizations, freelancers and staff journalists can compete for the Global Editors Network's Data Journalism Awards.

Q&A with BBC News Labs on predicting the future of news

Here's what the innovation team at BBC News Labs thinks the future holds for technology and news.

Jessica Weiss | February 11, 2015

Islamabad Civic Hackathon open [Pakistan]

Developers, designers, data analysts, marketers and innovators can participate in this three-day event to create civic solutions for their city.

FIU, Hacks/Hackers Miami host media party [US]

This two-day event will feature insightful panels on media innovation and hands-on learning with leaders in U.S. and Latin American media.

Hacks/Hackers hosts inaugural meeting [Pakistan]

Journalists, developers, activists and anyone interested in data-driven stories and journalism tools can attend the group's first event in Karachi.

Travel scholarships available for hackathon [US]

College students can apply for a US$500 travel stipend to attend the Journalism School Hackathon at Arizona State University in Phoenix.

Dataharvest conference open [Europe]

Investigative journalists and data specialists are invited to a conference in Brussels.