Tag: School of Data

School of data in Mexico City!

Data can be a powerful tool for NGOs that can help them improve their daily work. In order to teach these organizations ways to effectively use data, School of Data, Social Tic and colleague from Guatemala’s digital media Plaza Pública

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Data+Drinks : a meetup to engage the open data community in the South of Nigeria

Data is now available online, but what next? This is the throbbing question on the mind of open data stakeholders, both from the supply and demand side of it. As the the fight for transparency and accountability in government keeps

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Data journalism in the Philippines: changing the open data landscape in the country

Transparency, accountability and open data in the Philippines have just become more palpable to citizens and journalists alike. Open Knowledge/School of Data joined forces with the World Bank and the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) to launch a five-month training

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Analyzing regional data: Data Expedition in Costa Rica

2.947 civil servants will be elected next year in Costa Rica, during the upcoming municipal elections. But, are the citizens aware of what’s going on in every district? Do they know the main issues their district is facing or the

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Fresh faces in the School of Data coordination team!

We are glad to announce that no less than three people joined the School of Data team in the past weeks. Please give a warm welcome to: Marco Tulio Pires Marco Túlio Pires is Brazilian journalist and programmer, who also

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The Future of School of Data

The School of Data World: Local School of Data, Other organisations implementing School of Data activities and fellows! Over the last few years, School of Data has seen impressive development and growth, going from a simple idea to an internationally

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