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Austria Presse Agentur wins Editors Lab in Vienna

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On 23-25 November, ORF, FJUM and GEN, with the support of Google, gathered the best Austrian media innovators in Vienna to develop innovative news prototypes. For the eight teams participating, the theme of the hackdays was: 'How can newsrooms contribute to a constructive dialogue on the topic of refugees?’.

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Digital Media And Mass Mobilisation Post Paris Attacks

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Last year, Avaaz reported that The People’s Climate March was the “biggest climate mobilisation in history”. Following the terrorist attacks in Paris on 13 November, the authorities have taken the decision to cancel the march that was due to take place in the French capital on November 29 - just before the COP 21 United Nations Climate Change Conference. Nevertheless, Avaaz is estimating a record turnout of people for the climate march in 2,100 places around the world. GEN chatted to Sam Barratt, Avaaz Communications Director, about the role digital media has played in mobilising people to manifest.

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Editors Lab In Vienna: Refugee Crisis In Focus

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On November 23-25, ORF, FJUM and GEN, with the support of Google, will gather the best Austrian media innovators in Vienna to develop innovative news prototypes. The theme of the hackdays is: 'How can newsrooms contribute to a constructive dialogue on the topic of refugees?'. The winning team will be invited to take part in the Editors Lab Final during the GEN Summit 2016 in Vienna from 15-17 June.

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