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Conversations with data: A newsletter by and for the data journalism community

Launched this week, the EJC’s data newsletter aims to inspire conversations with data journalists across Europe and beyond.


How Pakistani journalists subvert danger — and the narrative — with data

In Pakistan, data journalists are unflinchingly embracing new tools to measure suffering, the reasons for this, and potential solutions.


Aesop Story Engine

Create rich, visual, interactive stories and articles with this easy-to-use Wordpress plugin.


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Prescription drugs that kill: The challenge of identifying deaths in government data

In early April, The Palm Beach Post reported that Subsys has killed more than 900 people. Mike Stucka recounts how they uncovered this number.


Migratory Notes: Combating confusing policies through immigration stories and data

Following Trump’s travel ban, two journalists set out to synthesise exceptional immigration journalism and data reporting.

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24/5/2018 - 27/5/2018

The European Investigative Journalism & Dataharvest Conference (Mechelen, Belgium)

Bringing together journalists and coders, to create an opportunity for both networks to learn from each other.

30/5/2018 - 1/6/2018

GEN Summit 2018 (Lisbon, Portugal)

The GEN Summit brings to stage a host of diverse speakers, who are at the forefront of journalism, media, and technology.

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