(Internews' data journalism training in Afghanistan is covered in this post from infogr.am. Eva Constantaras is Internews' Data Journalism Advisor.)
Journalists in Afghanistan are faced with the task of tracking the new administration's pledges to improve the health of the country's citizens. But before they can do that, they need to understand the state of healthcare in the country today.
Internews President Jeanne Bourgault took part in a discussion at the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) on the power of media, connectivity, and the internet in promoting global advancement. The panel was moderated by Daniel Runde, CSIS William A. Schreyer Chair and Director of the Project on Prosperity and Development and also included Carlos Pascual, Former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico and Ukraine and Masood Farivar, Chief of Afghanistan Service for Voice of America.