22 June 2015
The Journalist and The Expert: Rapprochement Required
Last Friday, at the Global Editors Summit in Barcelona, we awarded the Startup for News prize to SourceRise.org, a tiny New York company. Its goal is to "connect journalists to non-profit sources from all over the world". As explained by its co-founder Caroline Avakian in her five minutes pitch, widespread budget cuts in Western newsrooms undermine their ability to go abroad and report.
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