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News - A Data Desk Is Not An Island — The Data Track at #EIJC16


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.


News - "The key is to give journalists a story they can’t refuse"


BRUSSELS – “Like the lone wolf that cries in isolation.” Marina Walker Guevara used a powerful image to describe investigative journalists in her keynote speech at the Dataharvest/EIJC 2015. Still, ICIJ deputy director Walker came to the conclusion that collaboration is necessary. Not only because of the type of stories involved, but because working together provides protection and, in the end, more impact.