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coronavirus coverage Canada

Canada’s dismal data climate
7 months ago

Canada’s dismal data climate

Missing stats imperil our ability to communicate health risks for the pre-existing global crisis. Here’s what we can learn from coverage of COVID-19
Covering COVID-19: Award-winning health journalist André Picard on the pandemic

Covering COVID-19: Award-winning health journalist André Picard on the pandemic

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When Globe and Mail columnist André Picard speaks, Canadians pay attention. He is our country’s pre-eminent health journalist, named Canada’s first “Public Health Hero” in 2011 by the Canadian Public Health Association.
Data collective ‘Project Pandemic’ launches to help local newsrooms explore COVID-19’s impact across Canada
8 months ago

Data collective ‘Project Pandemic’ launches to help local newsrooms explore COVID-19’s impact across Canada

National collaboration of news organizations and journalism schools undertakes “wartime effort” to map novel coronavirus data in the public interest
Memo: The Canadian Press and COVID-19
8 months ago

Memo: The Canadian Press and COVID-19

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The Canadian wire “not optimistic” it will qualify for federal business assistance measures, seeking alternative initiatives from provincial and federal governments as cash flow tightens
These Canadian news sites have removed paywalls from coronavirus coverage
8 months ago

These Canadian news sites have removed paywalls from coronavirus coverage

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Public service journalism going in front of paywall made in wake of pandemic
Pandemic-related supports coming for media and journalism, Trudeau says
8 months ago

Pandemic-related supports coming for media and journalism, Trudeau says

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The federal government is planning to provide financial support to media organizations to keep journalists working and reporting on the COVID-19 crisis.