Investigative reporting

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.

More data than ever before added to the Offshore Leaks Database
Cecile S. Gallego · February 12, 2018

New data from the Paradise Papers will allow you to explore more information on companies registered in the Cook Islands, Samoa and Malta.

Through death threats and scare tactics, Honduran reporter ‘perseveres’
Sasha Chavkin · February 6, 2018

It’s not easy being a journalist in Honduras, where you can be captured by hooded men and face political pressure. But for ICIJ member Lourdes Ramirez that’s why she became a reporter in the first place.

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.

How to investigate companies found in the Offshore Leaks Database
Cecile S. Gallego · January 23, 2018

The final in our three-part series: Now you can explore our database, it’s time to look at other publicly available data.

TEDx Talk: ‘Democracy depends on how we archive and share data’
ICIJ · January 17, 2018

Mar Cabra believes that journalists need to archive documents and share them so they can connect the dots between stories and make sense of the future.

How to explore networks and entity metadata
Cecile S. Gallego · January 16, 2018

Part two of a three-part series: Here are a few tips on how to navigate the networks and extract all the information you can out of ICIJ’s Offshore Leaks Database.

How to search the Offshore Leaks Database by location
Cecile S. Gallego · January 9, 2018

Want to search our Offshore Leaks Database but don’t know where to start? How about a location search.

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.