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Sensitizing Nepal’s digital natives: Open Data Awareness Program announced

Open Knowledge Nepal’s new program aims to empower 300+ students and youth to tell important stories with open data.


2017 Philip Meyer Journalism Award contest open for entries

If you use social science research methods to tell compelling stories, apply now for your chance to win.


TREND analytics

Exploring data stories on trade and the environment.


A set of free tools for digital image forensics.

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Networked Capitalism: Unpicking the ventures of the PayPal Mafia

While there have been many articles about the interconnections between PayPal alumni, there are few visuals illustrating these connections.


Presenting PERVADE: Exploring data ethics for researchers and analysts

Like big data researchers, journalists must balance investigation and discovery with minimizing harm.

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The world’s leading festival for the open Internet movement.

4/11/2017 - 5/11/2017

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Workshops, conversations and hands-on learning for women working in Northwest newsrooms.

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