Investigative journalism

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.

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.

Panama Papers law firm Mossack Fonseca closes its doors
Will Fitzgibbon · March 14, 2018

The offshore law firm at the center of ICIJ’s Panama Papers investigation will shutter all its offices by the end of the month.

How to work on a high-tech global project with limited internet, phone connection
Will Fitzgibbon · February 13, 2018

For Burkina Faso reporter Yacouba Ladji Bama working on a collaborative, global project has some unique challenges with internet and phone reception less than perfect.

‘I am still in shock’: Journalists flee Venezuela to publish ongoing investigation, amid legal threats
Sasha Chavkin · February 9, 2018

ICIJ members and colleagues forced to leave home after revealing questionable dealings in a government food program.

Five digital security tools to protect your work and sources
Spencer Woodman · January 29, 2018

Here are five of the most commonly, easy-to-use, recommended security tools to keep your work, and your sources, safe.

Increased political pressure puts reporting at risk in Poland
Cecile S. Gallego · January 25, 2018

Even in Europe, a continent where press freedom is generally sheltered, reporters face challenges to keep fulfilling their mission of holding their government accountable.

Stories of collaboration: Scouring the Paradise Papers, with almost 400 new friends
Michael Forsythe · January 11, 2018

New York Times reporter Mike Forsythe reveals what it’s like to work on a global investigation like the Paradise Papers.

ICIJ, CPJ granted $1 million each at Golden Globes
ICIJ · January 7, 2018

At the 2018 Golden Globes ceremony, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced two grants of $1 million each to ICIJ and the Committee To Protect Journalists.