The Global Muckraker

Sarin tells us what it’s like working as an investigative reporter in India, and other insights in our monthly column Meet the Investigators.

The Daphne Project: ‘Her voice will not be silenced’
Will Fitzgibbon · April 17, 2018

When anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bombing in Malta last year, the investigations she was working on came to a sudden halt. Until now.

Dominican Republic journalist faces murder mastermind threats
Fergus Shiel · April 11, 2018

Investigative journalist Alicia Ortega Hasbun has been threatened by an inmate sharing a jail cell with an alleged drug lord convicted this week as the mastermind in the murder of another journalist.

Paradise Papers project 'a moment of peace' for journalists hit by quake
Sasha Chavkin · April 9, 2018

The 2017 disaster upended their newsrooms and their lives, but the team buckled down to complete the investigation.

Meet the funders: A promising first quarter for 2018
Caitlin Ginley Sigal · April 9, 2018

ICIJ got off to a strong start in 2018 with several new grants supporting our journalism, our development of tools to better analyze data and our financial sustainability.

ICIJ’s Paradise Papers wins award for innovation in watchdog journalism
ICIJ · April 9, 2018

The Paradise Papers investigation has been honored with a top prize at the IRE Awards, an international award for investigative reporting and editing.

Why you should share your story with ICIJ
Amy Wilson-Chapman · April 3, 2018

The success of the Panama Papers is one reason you should trust our team to tell your story effectively, securely and with global impact.

Go global. Pitch your investigation to ICIJ
Ben Hallman · March 22, 2018

We’re looking for journalists who are willing to take a leap of faith, and join us in our mission to tell the most important stories in the world.

Stories of collaboration: A huge story we wanted to tell the world
Alia Ibrahim · March 21, 2018

It’s not just big news organizations that benefit from working on cross-border collaborations like the Paradise Papers. Our Beirut-based partner explains.

After Panama Papers, Indonesia urges beneficial owners to come out of hiding
Scilla Alecci · March 19, 2018

Indonesia has beefed up corporate transparency and will require all companies to regularly disclose their true, beneficial owners – not just their legal representatives – to authorities.