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Our mission

The internet is a powerful tool in the hands of journalists. Web technology and the possibilities of online storytelling are more important than ever before to be embraced by news media. Hackastory believes it is crucial for journalists to stay influential in this digital era.

We train in journalistic innovation, provide you with resources and tools to create digital stories, bring together coders, designers and journalists during hackathons worldwide to build new projects. We believe the best is yet to come.

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Hacking journalism around the world

  • From ideation to concrete and creative plans in a day. It’s refreshing and mind-blowing what can be done in short time.

    RTL Nieuws — The Netherlands

  • You can feel your mind expanding as you’re working on your new product. It’s impressive to see and idea become reality. Within 48 hours we had a validated and tested digital prototype.

    Nuba Reports — Sudan

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