The Data Journalism Awards (DJA) is the first international contest recognising outstanding work in the field of data journalism. By recognising outstanding work and editorial excellence in the field of data journalism, the Data Journalism Awards (DJA) seeks to:
- Contribute to setting standards and highlighting the best practices in data journalism Inspire journalists by showcasing outstanding data journalism work
- Demonstrate the value of data journalism among editors and media executives
- Enhance collaboration between journalists, developers, designers and issue experts
The first DJA awards was successfully held during GEN's News World Summit 2012. The winners of the competition can be found here. For further information on the DJA and the previous winners, check out the website at http://datajournalismawards.org/. Sign up for the GEN Editors' Lab Newsletter to receive alerts for the DJA 2013.
Deputy Director, Global Editors Network
alaurent [at] globaleditorsnetwork [dot] org