A few pictures from the recently concluded Data Journalism Bootcamp that took place from 5-7 September. The three day workshop hosted a collection of journalists and coders; provided training in the building of news driven mobile applications.
The best project to come from the worksop will be featured at the Highway Africa conference and awarded $1000 (R8300).
Experienced trainers from Google, the Open Institute and the Open Knowledge Foundation led the intensive workshop and helped media professionals with data mining techniques.
The workshop was also supported by the World Bank Institute, rDNA, the African Media Initiative, the International Centre for Journalists and the Rhodes University School of Journalism and Media Studies.