Abdus Salam and Zain Mehmood, two members from Information Technology University were part of the team that won the first position at Karachi d|Bootcamp held at the Center of Excellence in Journalism, Institute of Business Administration, Karachi (May 03 – May 09). The team won for their project on visualizing honor crimes in Pakistan. The data set for the visualization was provided by HRCP (Human Rights Commission of Pakistan). Join us in congratulating our team on their achievement.
The data bootcamp brought together journalists, civic activists, developers and designers to collaborate and train on finding, cleaning, mapping and visualizing data to create stories and tools that improve citizens’ access to services and information.