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Learn To Build News Apps
ICIJ · May 9, 2012

Want to learn how to work with structured data in your investigations? The Poynter Institute is again holding their Building News Applications with Data four-day seminar, in partnership with Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE), from June 7 – 10.

Tax Havens: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Michael Hudson · May 7, 2012

The layers of secrecy linked to offshore tax havens is helping corruption “on a massive scale”. We’re taking a hard look.

Interviews With Two ICIJ Greats
Gerard Ryle · April 25, 2012

Investigating Power is a new online multimedia project from ICIJ founder Chuck Lewis, reporting on and interviewing some of America’s best journalists about the craft of investigative journalism – including ICIJ’s very own Bill Kovach and Florence Graves.

Why I care about a bony fish with oddly shaped fins
Mort Rosenblum · April 22, 2012

Looting the Seas III project manager Mort Rosenblum talks about his experience reporting the story for ICIJ and BBC World News with a multi-country team.

‘Open up as much dialogue with reporters in other countries as possible’
Paul Cristian Radu · April 19, 2012

Paul Radu shares how he tracks down the money across borders.

Finding the victims of surveillance
Fredrik Laurin · April 18, 2012

Behind the groundbreaking expose by Swedish ICIJ members Sven Bergman, Joachim Dyfvermark and Fredrik Laurin on the cooperation between Swedish-Finnish telecommunications company Teliasonera and oppressive regimes in Belarus, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

5 tips for investigating the mining industry
Marina Walker Guevara · April 15, 2012

With controversial mining company Renco Group again in the news, here are a few tips on investigating the mining industry I shared at the recent annual conference of the Colombian journalism group Consejo de Redacción in Bogotá.

‘Be annoying, and don’t give up’
Bill Birnbauer · March 31, 2012

Bill Birnbauer shares the methodology and techniques which have served him best as an investigative journalist.

I scooped Julian Assange, now I’m on his enemy list
Yossi Melman · March 26, 2012

A few weeks ago I awoke to find out that from a professional journalist I had overnight turned into an “information mule”.