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


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.


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.

Mariana Villamizar

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


It doesn’t make sense

March 08, 2019

Our first collection of Datasketch Store, called “It doesn’t make sense” is based on data

Our first collection of Datasketch Store, called “It doesn’t make sense” is based on data about:

Those banana’s plantations: The massacres occurred in Colombia during the colombian armed conflict left 24,518 victims

1025 stains: There have been registered 1,025 murders of LGBTI people in latin america and the caribbean from January 2014 to December 2018.

5XX Not Found: More than 500 social leaders have been murdered in Colombia since January 2016.

Oil rivers: In Colombia, 3,7 million barrels of oil have been spilled, it would be enough to contaminate the Magdalena River for a year.

7 legals: 7 countries of the Americas and the Caribbean have legalized the voluntary interruption of the pregnancy (abortion).

Child mothers: In Colombia, in 2017, 5,804 girls under 15 years were mothers. And only 146 of that age range could access to the legal abortion.


8M: Names of iconic women those represent the struggle, the celebration, the alliances and the conquests that women have achieved in the world.


Data team

Oil Rivers

March 08, 2019
Oil Rivers

Banana plantations

March 07, 2019
Banana plantations

Little Mothers in Colombia

March 04, 2019
Little Mothers in Colombia

7 legal

March 09, 2019
7 legal


March 03, 2019

8m: names of iconic women

March 07, 2019
8m en

1025 Stains

March 10, 2019
1025 Stains