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

Gender imbalance in media is still too high

Monday 21 May 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

Bylines and photos in news outlets are featuring a much higher share of men than women, a multi-country research by the European Journalism Observatory finds.


A Balkan Dam Boom Imperils Europe’s Wildest Rivers

Friday 18 May 2018 | OBC Transeuropa

The Balkan Peninsula faces a wave of thousands of hydroelectric projects that would block pristine, free-flowing rivers and cause major environmental damage altering the regional ecosystems.


When it comes to news media, populist views make more difference than political side

Monday 14 May 2018 | VoxEurop

A new survey shows that “those who hold populist views value and trust the news media less, and they also give the media lower marks for coverage of major issues, such as immigration, the economy and crime”.


Lack of trust is key obstacle to EU reform

Saturday 05 May 2018 | VoxEurop

Current efforts to reform and advance European integration are stalled by a ‘lack of trust’.


Where are the densest square kilometer in every EU country?

Saturday 05 May 2018 | VoxEurop

The top 15 most densely populated square kilometer in each European country. 


Who would win the Eurovision song contest if Google was to decide?

Saturday 05 May 2018 | VoxEurop

What countries would make the final and “who would cry victory” if Google searches reflect each country’s voting patterns were used to award points in the Eurovision Song Contest?


Spaniards are now wealthier than Italians – are they?

Saturday 05 May 2018 | VoxEurop

According to the latest data published by the International Monetary Fund, by 2017 Spaniards’ per capita wealth would be higher than the Italians’.


Spaniards more optimistic than the French in their perception of the EU

Wednesday 02 May 2018 | VoxEurop

According to a latest survey, the fact that Spaniards belong to the EU is positive for 62 percent of the population, while it is positive for only 40 percent for the French. 


Member states not committing enough to fight biodiversity loss

Sunday 29 April 2018 | VoxEurop

A new report published on 26 April by BirdLife Europe, WWF, European Environmental Bureau (EEB) and Friends of the Earth Europe, shows that 18 European governments assessed are not implementing nature protection rules as they should. 


The corrupt, the most pardoned

Tuesday 24 April 2018 | VoxEurop

Transparency of public administrations is a demand and a right of civil society. Fundación Civio, based in Spain, wants to satisfy this demand through data journalism.