Application for InfoTimes Fall fellowships 2018 in data journalism is now open till 16 September. The daily training program extends three months starting from 23 September.
InfoTimes is intended to support data journalism in the Arab world by offering fund to produce data driven stories. Funding including financial and technical needs. Journalists from North Africa, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Yemen and Palestine can apply for fund during 2016 by filling the below form. http://goo.gl/forms/s0sj1F8H8U InfoTimes team will review the submitted pitches, contact the successful applicants to discuss and develop the pitch and agree on the details of implementation. Every pitch should be based on rich collected and documented data and attached with organized data spreadsheets to be considered.
InfoTimes has launched its new card game, VizCards, to help new data journalists and information designers learn about different data visualization types and their right usage. The card game consists of 60 cards, divided into six categories of data visualization charts. Each card represents one type of charts, illustrating its figure along with a description for it that explains why to use it and with what kind of data. The game is played in a group of six. Each player holds ten cards that must contain at least one cardSEE DETAILS