NEW ONLINE COURSE in computer-aided analysis for investigative journalists and analysts
Special Offer: Our experience with onsite trainings shows that there is significant interest in online courses at different levels for computer-aided content analysis among journalists and analysts. In a step-by-step approach the application of Provalis-Software QDA Miner and WordStat will be trained in different modules commencing with an introductory webinar – for 175 Euro.
After completion of the online course participants will be able to develop own projects and produce amazing analytic results and visualisations from huge amounts of data, including time lines of events and geo-coding.
Global Investigative Journalism Conference 2015
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QDA MINER & WORDSTAT WORKSHOP FOR JOURNALISTS AND ANALYSTS
Registration closed! Please don’t apply. New Workshop coming soon.
Announcement of workshop
10th till 12th July 2015 in Dresden, GERMANY
Apply future research methods for journalists and
QDA MINER & WORDSTAT WORKSHOP FOR (DATA) JOURNALISTS AND ANALYSTS.
NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE OR SKILLS IN EMPIRICAL RESEARCH REQUIRED – HENCE OPENNESS TO USE OF COMPUTERS WILL BE HELPFUL.
Internet Research & CAQDAS in Serious Crime Analysis
The amount of electronically available qualitative data (text, image, audio, video) to be processed in the cycle of analysis is overwhelming in complex international crime cases and will be growing in the future due to ICT developments and expanding Internet resources. IJA-Forum is in dialogue with key actors in the field of international crime analysis to identify the need for continuous learning of state of the art qualitative research methods.
Oslo Massacre – Analytical Dimensions
Shock, disgust and despair as the immediate inevitable reactions after the mass killing and bomb attack in Norway, and also preliminary attempts to ‘explain’ must be followed by an in-depth analysis of the history and context of the emergence and finally commission of such an act, to hopefully, produce lessons to be learned in terms of possible prevention.
Monitoring and auditing of law enforcement and judicial activities
Europeanisation of law enforcement and judiciary in European countries and the implementation of international standards in the fight against crimes of international concern require professional evaluation.
Judicial Data Analysis
The analysis of large amounts of electronic data (evidentiary or legal) becomes more and more a challenge in European and international justice and legislation. IJA-Forum maintains a roster of analysts qualified in using Computer Aided Qualitative Data Analysis Software (CAQDAS) for the analysis of large amounts of textual, graphic and audio-video data. Using the Judicial Data Analysis services will safe time while at the same time the quality of analysis will increase.
Compliance Analysis, Training Programme – Cooperation with Berlin Law Firm
Lawyer Ulrich Dost and IJA-Forum agreed on cooperation in compliance analysis projects and to prepare a training programme.
Consulting with filmmaker Jürgen Ast (AstFilm Productions)
IJAF offers analytical services in support of a documentary telling the story of the Berlin Wall.
Comparative sentencing analysis
IJAF offers specific sentencing analyses which compares new cases with existing sentencing patterns in international criminal justice.