Data about Africa for Africa

Supporting journalists to tell the stories that matter with the data they need.
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Data should not overcomplicate your story: An interview with Tegan Bedser

November 14, 2022

Cleaning the clutter, narrowing the focus and using a relatable narrative voice in data journalism: An interview with Laura Grant

October 17, 2022

Data journalism, investigative reporting, geo journalism. What’s next? An interview with Blaise Aboh

October 11, 2022

Track the rising cost of living with Africa Data Hub's Inflation Observer

September 26, 2022

It’s not enough to say that there’s no data in Africa: An interview with Ruona Meyer

September 30, 2022

Life expectancy, education and wealth: What's changed and for who in the last two years?

September 19, 2022

Data resources

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Data repository

We utilise CKAN, the world’s leading open source data portal platform as our data management system.

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Mapped Data

Our mapped data are shown using Wazimap which is an interactive data tool designed to help journalists get reliable factual information to back up and give context to stories.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker

Learn which African country has distributed the most vaccines and what types of vaccines are available.

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