Tagpage Data Journalism
On Thursday 2 May, the Open Knowledge Foundation's OpenSpending organises a pre-dataharvest Hack Day in Brussels, on which they will open up the EU procurement register.
Working grant - Security for sale: the price we pay to protect Europeans
Since the late 1990s, the European Union has worked to encourage a European security market, where major defence and technology companies develop products and services that better protect us from crime and terrorism. This industry should also create jobs and be globally competitive. Over the past year, more than twenty journalists in eleven European countries investigated this burgeoning sector. And they discovered there’s a lot wrong with the European security market
From Friday 3 until Sunday morning 5 June, the annual Dataharvest European Investigative Journalism Conference took place in the city of Mechelen, Belgium. Squeezed into those two and a half days were over 80 sessions, divided into 8 different tracks. Here’s a closer look at the Data track.
Flemish minister of Media Sven Gatz attended the networking reception on Friday 3 June at the Dataharvest Conference in Mechelen, where he spoke about the conference, journalism and his plans for Flanders. Underneath his speech.
Great people, compelling data and a bucketload of investigative inspiration: here's a look at the 2016 Dataharvest European Investigative Journalism Conference through a selection of tweets.
The Panama Papers, Cabra stated, mark the end of Gollum journalism. Instead of holding on to the documents they received, the journalists who received the leaked data opted for radical sharing. Why? Because it was the only way to go.
Event - DiploHack
Want to build an application that enables European citizens to truly understand what is going on in Europe? Interested in European data and eager to create new transparency applications on top of this data? Want to make decision-making on a European level searchable and understandable for everyone?
BRUSSELS - The #PanamaPapers will be very much present at the 2016 Dataharvest Conference, which takes place June 3-5 in Belgium. Another eyecatcher is BuzzFeed UK's Heidi Blake, who will talk about her #TennisRacket match-fixing investigation.
The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) and the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) are organising a two-day Cyber Security Training for Journalists on 25 – 27 May in Leuven, Belgium.