The Centre for Investigative Journalism
The Centre for Investigative Journalism

Lucas Thaynan

Lucas is a data journalist, designer, python developer and web programmer. He has a degree in Journalism from the Federal University of Alagoas (Ufal) and a postgraduate degree in Data Journalism, Automation and Data Storytelling from Insper. He is also the Co-founder of the startup Agência Tatu, which develops journalistic content and products using public data for the context of the Northeast region. Lucas also currently works at the Estadão Arts Centre, focusing on the production of visual reports based on data.

OCRI Event

Climate Data Laboratory

The Open Knowledge Brasil (OKBR) is holding a two-day hands-on laboratory focused on interrogating climate change data under the Open Climate Reporting Initiative (OCRI) partnership with the CIJ. At least 15 journalists from Alma Preta, a media outlet focused on presenting the possibility of a less violent and unequal society through objective information, will be trained in how to gather, analyse and visualise data as well as how to generate datasets from the territory and with intersectional cut-outs.