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Thursday, November 12 • 11:30 - 12:45
Let's not bum our readers out: can climate journalism be constructive and crowdsourced?

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What if the data you need for your reporting doesn't exist? You can gather it yourself, or consider to ask for help the community that is directly impacted by the issues are investigating. Correctiv newsroom has done the latter – they decided to crowdsource some of their investigations. Correctiv journalists Bastian Schlange and Katarina Huth will explain us how they've done it, and tell us why journalism should be constructive when covering climate issues.

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Jelena Prtoric

Journalist/Arena Climate & Energy Network Coordinator, Arena for Journalism in Europe

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Bastian Schlange

Wattenscheider Schule & Correctiv
Schlange, Jahrgang 82, ist Reporter und Redaktionsleiter Ruhr bem gemeinnützigen Recherchezentrum Correctiv.org. Neben seinem Journalistik-Studium an der TU Dortmund war er für diverse Tageszeitungen und Agenturen tätig, u.a. für die Deutsche Presse-Agentur und die Bild-Zeitung... Read More →
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Katarina Huth

Katarina Huth is a reporter in the CORRECTIV climate newsroom. She and her colleague Jean Peters entered the scene of climate crisis deniers undercover as alleged PR consultants for a fictitious Berlin agency, equipped with business cards, a fake website and a hidden camera. Their... Read More →

Thursday November 12, 2020 11:30 - 12:45 CET