Data Journalism

Data Journalism


Training focuses on data journalism, visualization [Brazil]

Journalism professionals, designers and programmers can attend this five-day training in São Paulo.

Al Jazeera organizes hackathon [Worldwide]

Designers, developers and media professionals can apply to attend an all-expense-paid trip to the event in Doha, Qatar.

WaziMap frees South Africa's public data to make it more useful to reporters and newsrooms

The platform makes difficult-to-access census and other data user-friendly for cash-strapped, understaffed newsrooms.

Mandy de Waal | September 22, 2014

Examining the precarious nature of freelance journalism

The risks of freelancing, journalists leaving traditional media organizations and more are found in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center for International Media Assistance.

IJNet | September 12, 2014

Data journalism workshop calls for project proposals [Spain]

Journalists, programmers, designers, documentary filmmakers and other professionals can submit their proposals on tracking public money.

Census Reporter is an 'evangelical tool to make journalists want to use data more'

The new platform makes reporting on census data easier and encourages collaboration among journalists.

Kristin Deasy | September 08, 2014

Vox Media seeks journalists [US]

The company is hiring two data reporters and a news app engineer in Washington.

Hacks/Hackers Buenos Aires hosts media party [Argentina]

Journalists, developers and designers are invited to the conference Aug. 28-30. The program will feature talks with experts, workshops, a hackathon and more.

How can online research tools aid the work of investigative reporters?

The recent Investigathon highlighted the need for open source tools to help journalists connect the dots among people, institutions and companies.

Friedrich Lindenberg | August 21, 2014

Data bootcamp accepting applications [India]

The three-day training in Gurgaon will help media professionals create interactive content focusing on the Indian government’s new budget.