The Centre for Investigative Journalism
The Centre for Investigative Journalism

2018: Data-Driven Community Journalism

During 2018 we ran a focused training programme for community journalists specifically targeted at helping them to use the techniques of Data Journalism for their investigative reporting. Participants were chosen by application and we were able to support them to travel to a series of our trademark hands-on classes and work through their own investigations with the support and mentorship of our data journalism experts.

The cohort of community journalists learned a full range of skills and techniques and were able to then apply these to live projects. They used the training to produce work on a diverse range of subjects: