Anders Pedersen is a Danish former journalist. He lives and works now in Washington DC.

He has been working as independent data journalist on issues from public health to education, though financial data holds a special place in his heart. At the OpenSpending project of the Open Knowledge Foundation he works to open up budgets, government spending, procurement and EU spending data.

Basic information

Anders Pedersen
Energy, resources
United States
Washington DC

Supported projects

Olive oil, the liquid gold

  • Agriculture

JAEN - The farms in Jaen in Spain provide a substantial amount of the total vegetable produce consumed across Europe and receive large farm subsidies from the EU. However, very often the people working on the farms are exploited and the environment is neglected.