Announcement: Basic data journalism training

ODC is delighted to announce a new “Training on Basic Data Journalism” that will be implemented in collaboration with CamboJA. The program receives the support from the Mekong: Sustainable News project from CFI, the French Media Development agency in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam led by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs. The training program consists of two phases of two days each and has the objective to equip participants with data skills for data-driven storytelling.




About the training:

  • Tentative agenda:


Training outline

Number of day


15-16 December 2020

PHASE 1: Finding Data, Data Formats & Understanding Data

Module 1: Finding Data

Module 2: Data Formats

Module 3: Understanding Data

2 days

Phnom Penh

26-27 January 2021

PHASE 2: Data Visualization & Data Protection

Module 4: Data Visualization

Module 5: Data Protection

2 days

Phnom Penh


  • Registration opens now:
  • Application deadline: 5:00 p.m., 4 December 2020
  • Eligibility:

    • Be a journalist or a staff member at a media outlet
    • Have at least one year of work experience in journalist or similar field
    • Have a good working knowledge of English, including good reading and writing skills
    • Show a strong interest in data and storytelling
    • Be committed to participate in all training phases and produce data stories

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