How could you help people take collective action on climate change?

06 July 2015

BBC Academy

For this year’s #EditorsLab Final at the Global Editors Network conference in Barcelona, the teams were set the challenge of coming up with new ways to report on the UN’s sustainable development goals (SDGs). Our BBC team was made up of a journalist (me), designer Tom Nurse, and developer Sam French. We were asked to build a prototype to engage audiences and innovate coverage on the issues. The hackathon officially began on Wednesday morning. On the fourth floor of the conference centre, away from all distractions, we kicked around ideas - most of which were rejected as being too complex to achieve in two days, or because we couldn’t find sufficient data to back them up.

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03 July 2015