Innovation OF THE MONTH.

Author:Garcia, Rachel
Position:The A section - Brief article
 
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You've heard of pop-up restaurants and pop-up shops, but what about pop-up newsrooms?

Founded by Meedan and Dig Deeper, Pop-Up Newsroom (@PopUp_EU) is "an innovation framework for newsrooms that are changing the way they collaborate, communicate and engage audiences through new tools and training," according to its website.

One recent example took place in Sweden this September. Over the course of five days, 100 journalists gathered together to cover the country's election. Supported by the Google News Initiative, journalists at Riksdagsvalet 2018 used design-thinking to build collaborative reporting and learn digital newsgathering techniques, In addition, they monitored election coverage in real-time and tracked sources of information and...

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