Participate in the Border Hub

Want to participate in the project? Here’s our timeline of activities for Year 2:

Please note that all available opportunities are for journalists working in the border states of Baja California, Baja California Sur, Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, Coahuila, Sonora, and Chihuahua.

  • Online course on data and investigative journalism will be hosted in October 2019
  • Workshops on data journalism, investigative journalism, and digital security will take place in:
    • Chihuahua (Chihuahua city) – January 21-22, 2020
    • Nuevo Leon (hosted in Monterrey, for journalists from Tamaulipas, Nuevo Leon, and Coahuila) – February 21-22, 2020
    • Sonora (Nogales) – March 13-14, 2020
    • Baja California Sur (La Paz) – April 
  • Data Bootcamp will be hosted in February 2020. This is open to journalists, but also developers, illustrators, and anyone with a background and interest in supporting quality, investigative journalism.
  • SembraMex opportunities for the second year of the project will become available beginning February 2020.
  • Workshops will be followed by an Investigathon in May 2020. This will only be available to journalists who have participated in state-by-state workshops.

Opportunities will be available on the website as they become available, so keep checking back!