Services

Data-capture

We help you to get and organize information from public data or different websites with scrapping.

Data-cleaning

We structure databases with information from multiple databases in multiple formats. Organization of information and standardization of variables.

Visualization apps

We create public data visualization applications so that your users can know and explore databases. We use the latest technologies in data visualization to communicate information.

Algorithms

We implement artificial intelligence algorithms to facilitate your work with data, from predictive algorithms to pattern recognition.

Web specials

We develop interactive web specials based on data. The specials have different visual components to guide your readers. See examples of our specials.

About us

Datasketch is a digital platform of investigative and data journalism. Our portal allows journalists, data scientists, social scientists and citizens in general to learn and consult on data visualizations, tools, software and in-depth research on various short-term issues. We have free data tools and different projects to bridge the gap between data and citizenship that facilitates the democratization of knowledge and a critical review of social realities based on information contrasts.

Our team

Juan Pablo Marín

Electronic engineer with a master's degree in computational statistics. Expert in data science with applications in multiple areas such as economics, hydrology and journalism.

Camila Achuri

Statistics and expert in R programming language. She has developed various applications of data visualization in mobility and open data subjects.

Juliana Galvis

Politologist and candidate for a Master in Digital Humanities. She is currently leading the development of the Who Is database, as well as supporting journalistic research and the creation of databases.

David Daza

Bachelor of Electronics. Expert in development of applications and websites with emphasis on data journalism and content management of multiple databases.

Verónica Toro

Anthropologist and researcher. Responsible for the management and organization of the data-community in Colombia and Latin America and provide support in journalistic investigations and the creation of databases.

Andrea Cervera

Journalist responsible for writing articles, provide investigative support and community manager.

Mariana Villamizar

Systems engineer and designer. Expert in user experience, data visualization and graphic communication. Feminist.

Contact

8m en

March 09, 2019

Names of iconic women those represent the struggle, the celebration, the alliances and the conquests that women have achieved in the world.

The design of the 8M t-shirt represents the struggle, the celebration, the alliances of hundreds of feminists organizations and activists that had come together to defend the rights conquered and those still to be achieved for all women and girl child of the planet.

 

Thanks to the different waves of feminism, women in the 21st century have been able to access to the higher education, vote in elections and to hold office, however there is still much to be done and the struggle continues.

 

The number 8 and the letter M are created with the names of iconic women, who have defied the schemes of their time, have conquered very powerful spheres historically dominated for men like science, politics, arts and medicine and they have been illustrious writers, activists and novels of literature, peace, physics, and chemistry.


To access to the data of iconic women, click here.

Datasketch

Data team

1025 Stains

March 10, 2019
1025 Stains

It doesn’t make sense

March 08, 2019
It doesn’t make sense

Banana plantations

March 07, 2019
Banana plantations

Little Mothers in Colombia

March 04, 2019
Little Mothers in Colombia

Oil Rivers

March 08, 2019
Oil Rivers

7 legal

March 09, 2019
7 legal

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March 03, 2019
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