Uniting journalists and citizens to create public-oriented news reports on public issues.
ON LINE AND DATA
Connecting journalists and citizens for news making.
Capacity building program in open journalism.
Publishing news reports on social issues based on participative
online news making processes.
Promoting the culture of open government with a focus on journalism.
Supporting access to information and freedom of expression rights.
Capacity building workshop, including journalists, hackers and citizens, to explore participatory mechanism of news making.
Journalists and citizens joined in a pilot experiment to create news collaboratively.
Traditional news venues publish the results of the challenges, making open journalism products available to the general public.
Connected journalists and citizens continue to produce news together, and to disseminate open journalism practices
ABOUT THE PROJECT
The Open Journalism project started in March 2015, created by two of the OAS (Organization of the American States). The fellowship is part of OAS: The OAS Fellowship on Open Government in the Americas when 25 young experts of the Americas were called to promote the culture of Open Government in the region.