Content tagged: "investigativejournalism"
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IPI & IMS names 2017 media awards 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

Parents of a recruit who died under the authority of the Egyptian Central Security Forces. Photo: ARIJ

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.

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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.

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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

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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...

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Cross-cultural cooperation in a Danish-Arab context

13 Nov. 2013 | Story

IMS has been working in the Middle East and North African region since 2005 as part of the Danish - Arab Partnership Programme which marks its 10th anniversary this week. IMS partner Daoud Kuttab remembers how his involvement in the programme began, which also led to the establishment of the acclaimed Arab Reporter for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ)


Investigative journalism network creates sense of shared purpose

18 Oct. 2013 | Story

The conditions under which to practice investigative journalism differ across the world, but in many countries it remains a dangerous and risky practice. There was a sense of shared purpose amongst the hundreds of journalists attending the Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Rio this week

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Investigative journalism: a story about missing medicine in Russia

15 Oct. 2013 | Story

This week, as hundreds of investigative journalists from across the globe meet at the Global Investigative Journalism Conference, the IMS website focuses on investigative journalism and the stories that are changing lives and raising the voices of those trapped in systems of injustice around the world