Our pick

Our choice of data-driven coverage on European affairs, useful apps and online tools

European election data, displayed by Politico Europe

Thursday 28 March 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

A section of the news site is now entirely dedicated to the upcoming European elections, with in-depth information on individual countries, context and selected data, and useful information.

To be rich or poor, this is the “turnout”

Tuesday 26 March 2019 | Voxeurop

A data-driven story published on El Diario uncovers the relationship between poverty and electoral turnout rates.

Antisemitism in Austria

Friday 22 March 2019 | Voxeurop

Some 10 percent of Austrian citizens agree with manifest anti semitic statements or question the existence of the Holocaust. 

EUfactcheck, bringing more facts to the European debate

Wednesday 13 March 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

EUfactcheck is an initiative developed by the European Journalism Training Association, bringing together more than twenty European journalism schools.

The evolution of populism

Tuesday 12 March 2019 | Voxeurop

The Guardian combines academic know-how and beautiful infographics to shed light on the evolution of populism on a global scale. 

Civil liberties and “bad apples”: who is questioning European values within the EP?

Tuesday 05 March 2019 | Voxeurop

A tracker based on data from the Poll of Polls project casts a new light on the clash between pro-EU and illiberal forces within the European Parliament.

The Council of Europe points at rising attacks against the media

Tuesday 05 March 2019 | Voxeurop

The Platform for the Protection of Journalism and Safety of Journalists of the Council of Europe published its 2019 Annual Report. The analysis uncovers the state of the art of the (un)safety of journalists across Europe.

Yellow Vests: where, when and how violence occurred

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | Voxeurop

An interactive map and a fact-checking analysis highlight the geography of violent acts against protesters in France since November 2018.

Mapping wilderness

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | Voxeurop

Maps are among the most powerful data-visualisation tools. Yet, global charts sometimes risk spurring the wrong public debate.

MEPs on Twitter: glimpses of a transnational European debate

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | Voxeurop

A study based on Twitter data highlights distinct levels of interaction between MEPs ahead of the European electoral campaign.