A Journalist's Guide
At a time when the media is struggling to support serious journalism, investigative reporters increasingly are turning to crowdfunding. The field is growing quickly and success stories abound, but the challenges are many. For the latest in our resource pages, GIJN has gathered tips and strategies from the best sites and blogs, with a guide to global and regional crowdfunding sites most suited for media projects. Let us know what we've missed!
The Research Desk:
Data Thefts, Map Compare & More
The latest roundup from GIJN's Research Desk
is full of great tools and tips: global statistics on data breaches from a new report; data on broadband worldwide in the new Fourth International Broadband Data Report; side-by-side comparisons of different maps using Geofabrik's Map Compare; and research reports by the UK House of Commons. All free.