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Doing data journalism in Afghanistan, Myanmar and across the Global South

Eva with data journalists in Pakistan developing initial wireframes with their data findings. Source: Data Journalism Handbook

NEW PODCAST!: Eva Constantaras is a data journalist with Internews and Lighthouse Reports who works around the world to establish data journalism units to tell public interest stories. She has worked with data journalists in Afghanistan, Myanmar and many other places around the world where numbers can make a difference.

Eva chats on the podcast about data journalism in failing states and her process to help reporters tell those hidden stories. 

Read Eva’s chapter for the new version of the Data Journalism Handbook, on data journalism and marginalised communities.

The music this week is based on a dataset of numbers of dams that was used as part of this story from Myanmar, and made with TwoTone.

Listen to the podcast here.

About Simon Rogers

Data journalist, writer, speaker. Author of 'Facts are Sacred', from Faber & Faber and a range of infographics for children books from Candlewick. Edited and launched the Guardian Datablog. Now works for Google in California as Data Editor and is Director of the Data Journalism Awards.

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Data journalist, writer, speaker. Author of 'Facts are Sacred', published by Faber & Faber and a new range of infographics for children books from Candlewick. Data editor at Google, California. Formerly at Twitter, San Francisco. Created the Guardian Datablog. All opinions on this site are mine, not my employers'. Read more >>

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