- 02 Sep
How to open up citizen journalism In africa beyond the smarphone minority
Open journalism has turned all of us into experts, each with our own unique experience, skills and perspective that contribute to the global story. Guardian Activate Johannesburg was the first of its kind in Africa, focusing specifically on how innovations in technology can enhance journalism, increase transparency and make activism more effective.
- 07 Aug
When should digital and social media be at the center of international journalism training?
At events like data bootcamps and hackathons, journalism training across the world reflects the huge changes in the media landscape over the last decade. Today, journalists often learn how to tweet and make data visualizations instead of how to conduct interviews or write breaking news stories.