Content tagged: "investigativejournalism"
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The Economic Map of Ghouta: Tunnels and ‘the Prince of Cheese’

24 Jul. 2017 | Story

Investigative story from Syrian Independent Media Group: The tunnels between Eastern Ghouta, held by the Syrian opposition, and remaining opposition-held areas in Damascus are a big business opportunity for those who control the movement of goods

IMS at The Bornholm People’s Political Festival

09 Jun. 2017 | Story

The People’s Political Festival is a unique meeting of citizens, politicians, private sector and civil society set on the island of Bornholm from 15 – 18 June. IMS will be there leading on a number of explosive debates.

IPI & IMS name 2017 media award winners

25 Apr. 2017 | Story

IPI Awards: Ethiopia’s Eskinder Nega is this year's Press Freedom Hero and Afghan Journalists Safety Committee named as the 2017 Free Media Pioneer in recognition of the group’s courageous and trailblazing work to prevent, combat and monitor attacks on journalists in one of the world’s most dangerous media environments.

Fake News vs. Good Journalism: Meet the panelists

28 Mar. 2017 | Story

Get a little closer to the panelists ahead of IMS’ debate seminar on Fake News vs. Good Journalism on Wednesday 5 April. We've gathered some of their research and reflections and hope it will inspire you to either join the debate - or watch the live broadcast on IMS' Facebook account.

Despite growing repression, investigative journalism survives in the Arab world

30 Nov. 2016 | Story

Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) celebrates its first 10 years. Executive director Rana Sabbath reflects on challenges importance and relevance

9th Arab investigative journalism forum in Jordan 1-3 December

03 Nov. 2016 | Story

Pulitzer-prize winning Boston Globe journalist Walter Robinson and many others to guest the 9th Arab Investigative Journalism forum in Jordan in December hosted by the Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism network

Stories of Impact: Groundbreaking journalism from the Arab world

09 Sep. 2016 | Story

Stories of tax evasion and power abuse uncovered through the Panama Papers in Spring 2016 has left few in doubt about the value of investigative journalism as a tool to hold those in power to account.

Tajik journalists confront Syria war recruitment

15 Jul. 2015 | Story

Recruitment of young people to join the conflict in Syria continues to grow. In Tajikistan, a group of journalism students took on the problem

Arab reporters explore investigative journalism amid growing crackdown on free speech

15 Dec. 2014 | Story

More than 250 Arab Journalists, editors and media academics attended this year's three-day Arab investigative journalism conference held amid a growing crackdown on free speech in the region.

What does the future hold for investigative journalism in Asia?

24 Nov. 2014 | Story

Asian journalists are digging into sensitive issues related to corruption and crime at all levels like never before. But investigative journalism remains risky business in many Asian countries.

Regional Arab investigative forum kicks off in December

24 Nov. 2014 | Story

The seventh annual forum for Arab investigative journalists brings over 30 panels and trainings on journalists' safety and coverage of topics like human rights abuses, pollution, and off-shore fraud.

The tenacity of Yemen’s journalists in the face of danger

11 Mar. 2014 | Story

I’m feeling slightly anxious as the landing gear touches down on Yemeni soil. The risk of kidnapping keeps popping up in my mind.

Award-winning investigation implicates Iraq’s parliament in major corruption scandal

11 Dec. 2013 | Story

Half a billion dollars in annual privileges awarded to themselves by Iraqi MPs. Read the winning story for best journalistic investigation in 2013 awarded at last week's Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism conference - a look into previously unreported levels of corruption in the Iraqi government

Iraqi journalists win top award for best reports in 2013 at the Arab Investigative Journalism Conference in Amman

11 Dec. 2013 | Story

Three Iraqi journalists from the Network of Iraqi Reporters for Investigative Journalism (NIRIJ) shared the first prize for the best investigative reports in the Arab world at the 6th Annual Conference for Investigative Journalists held in Amman from 6 – 8 December by Falastin Ismail, IMS 350 Arab journalists  and 30 foreign experts participated in...