Data journalism
7 - 10 April 2018


Hussein al-Tai

Training of trainers


Media Academy Iraq (MAI) will hold a work on statistical reporting and data, with a view towards the forthcoming parliamentary elections, in Baghdad from tomorrow April 7th. The four-day workshop will include tips on how to use software to create compelling graphics with raw data, data mining for the right statistics, how to collect data and more.


The workshop will be organised in collaboration with the French organization CFI. The workshop will be led by experienced trainer Hussein al-Tai.


Update: April 11th


Sixteen journalists attended the workshop on data journalism, which concluded yesterday April 10th in Baghdad. The participants worked in groups to both collect data and present it. The first days of training included a number of meetings and different sessions.