EU Health Prize for Journalists awarded


BRUSSELS - On Tuesday 8 April 2014 the fifth edition of the EU Health Prize for Journalists was awarded. Dutch journalist Henk Blanken received the main prize.

#FundJournalismfund, because good journalism is vital


You can't change what you don't know. The first step in fighting injustice is revealing it. Help us support journalistic research. Help journalists do what they do best. Because good journalism is vital.

EU agencies to present data catalogue at Dataharvest+


BRUSSELS - An emerging data catalogue of datasets held by all 40 EU agencies will be presented during the Dataharvest+ Conference in Brussels.

Belgian IHECS Academy launches first long-term investigative reporting programme in French-speaking Belgium


BRUSSELS - IHECS Academy, the department of continuing education at the Brussels-based journalism school IHECS, is launching an investigative reporting program in French, open to any journalist willing to learn about investigative techniques.

Joris Luyendijk: “There’s no such thing as a fly on the wall”


LONDON - Anthropologist-author-journalist Joris Luyendijk will be one of the headliners of this year’s Dataharvest+ conference in May. Luyendijk worked as a Middle-East correspondent for a number of years before moving to London to run a banking blog for The Guardian. Journalism + anthropology? Let’s see.

Award and grants for reporting on cancer


MILAN - The European School of Oncology (ESO) has announced its annual Best Cancer Reporter Award as well as a new initiative on cancer reporting the Cancer World Journalist Grant. four databases in one


BERLIN - German software developer Friedrich Lindenberg (online alias: pudo) is a regular at's Dataharvest Conference. His newest initiative,, a collection of several official EU databases, will be one of the eye-catchers at Dataharvest+ 2014. Let's take a closer look at pudo.

Grants and fellowships for journalists


BRUSSELS - There are several grants or fellowships for journalists that have a deadline coming up. We thought it was worth mentioning a few of them before it's too late to submit an application.

Dataharvest+, The European Investigative and Data Journalism Conference


Investigative journalists, data specialists and coding whizz-kids will once again gather in Brussels this year for the fourth edition of’s Dataharvest Conference, renamed Dataharvest+. It takes place on Friday 9, Saturday 10 and Sunday morning 11 May 2014.