Data news

Turkey: the map of violence against women

Friday 09 March 2018 | Fazıla Mat
| OBC Transeuropa

An interview with Ceyda Ulukaya, journalist and the creator of the first map of femicides in Turkey – an original and appreciated data journalism project.

Women still work more and enjoy less free time

Thursday 08 March 2018 | Francesca Barca
| VoxEurop

Despite active gender equality policies, in every European country men have more daily leisure time than women, while women spend more time on domestic, unpaid work.

Eastern Europe is fast filling huge gap in minimum wages

Tuesday 06 March 2018 | Sergio Cebrián
| VoxEurop

The debate on the need to establish a minimum salary at an EU level is facing up to the differences member states have on the issue

Western Europeans more seduced than their Eastern neighbours by Volkswagen diesel “fix”

Monday 05 March 2018 | Peter Teffer
| EUobserver

Volkswagen Group is much more successful in convincing Dieselgate-affected consumers to have the illegal defeat device removed from their car in Western Europe than in Eastern Europe.

The risk of poverty in Romania and Bulgaria is falling

Wednesday 28 February 2018 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

Over the last decade, Bulgaria and Romania are experiencing a very significant decrease in the risk of poverty and social exclusion. The situation is improving above all in provincial towns.

Growing inequalities in European pension schemes

Friday 23 February 2018 | Aude Martin
| Alternatives Economiques

From the age of retirement to pension rates, the crisis of 2008 has deepened the divide between European countries.

Energy consumption: Europe is going backwards

Monday 12 February 2018 | Antoine de Ravignan
| Alternatives Economiques

With the collapse in oil prices from 2014 and the economic recovery, energy consumption (and therefore the associated CO2 emissions) has started to rise again

Digiwhist: fighting corruption with open data on public procurement

Monday 05 February 2018 | Gian-Paolo Accardo
| VoxEurop

New tools developed by a consortium of data-journalists, researchers and developers will allow anyone to follow closely the process of public procurement, and to spot potential problems.

Europeans support intra-EU mobility

Wednesday 31 January 2018 | VoxEurop

Europeans are becoming more enthusiastic about migration within Europe, but they remain generally hostile to immigration from outside the EU.

EU gives a week to countries to come up with clean air plans

Tuesday 30 January 2018 | Gian-Paolo Accardo
| VoxEurop

Nine member states face fines if they don’t take steps to comply with the emission reduction they promised.