Monday, December 1, 2014

Al Jazeera is hosting Canvas, a platform for experimentation, and it is being kicked off with an inaugural hackathon. It is a space to explore and invent solutions to challenges that advance humanity while also pushing forward media and open source technologies. At the hackathon, some of the most innovative minds in media and journalism will be collaborating to imagine the future of news and information.

Eva Constantaras, Internews Data Journalism Advisor, has been invited to participate in the Media in Context hackathon.

November 29th – December 1st, 2014 in Doha, Qatar.

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Friday, November 21, 2014

At the Trust Women conference, in a session titled, "Organised Crime: The Mafia's Shadow," Eva Constantaras, Data Journalism Advisor for Internews, who specializes in cross-border investigations, will discuss the challenges of conducting in-depth investigative reporting with women who put themselves at extremely high risk by speaking with the media.

Trust Women – Putting the Rule of Law Behind Women's Rights – takes place in London, November 18-21

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Thursday, November 20, 2014

AIDF Disaster Relief Summit 2014, which takes place 19-20 November 2014 in Washington DC, strives to enable quicker and better response during crisis and catastrophes in a more effective, sustainable and cost-efficient way.

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Thursday, November 13, 2014

You are invited to a Talks @ Pulitzer conversation with 2014 Persephone Miel Fellow Ana Santos in Washington, DC.

Ana will talk about the lives of the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) – and their families – through her Pulitzer Center-supported reporting project, "Who Takes Care of Nanny's Children?" When Filipino women leave their families to work abroad, they view migration as a necessary sacrifice to obtain the two things they believe will secure a future for their children: a home and an education.

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Monday, November 10, 2014

The Higher Education Solutions Network's (HESN) Technical Convening (TechCon) 2014 is a unique convening of researchers and students, entrepreneurs and innovators, field practitioners, and private sector professionals focused on creative approaches to solution ideation, testing, and scaling for international development. TechCon 2014 will showcase the innovations emerging from the eight HESN Development Labs and the broader development and higher education communities focused on innovations for social good.

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Google Hangout on Air! Tuesday, October 28 at 11 AM Eastern RSVP

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

The CDAC Network
Thursday, 23 October 2014 from 09:30 to 12:00 (BST)
London, United Kingdom

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Please join Internews in a discussion with David Madden, who will soon  launch the Myanmar Innovation Greenhouse, a project of Internews with support from Omidyar Network.

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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Center for International Media Assistance at the National Endowment for Democracy and Internews invite you to a panel discussion: How Data Journalism Drives Results in Developing Countries


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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Join UNA-NCA's Peace and Security Committee, The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, and National Education Association for a panel discussion on the safety of journalists abroad. Learn what it's like to report from a crisis zone or one hostile to freedom of information as well as efforts to protect journalists in these situations. Get a unique, firsthand perspective from those who have been there. 


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