Tools and training

Poetic irony: How I went from working in finance to investigating it
Manuel Villa · February 28, 2018

ICIJ’s first Neo4j Connected Data Fellow left the finance industry to become a journalist, and found himself working with one of the largest data leaks ever.

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.

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.

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.

Giving to ICIJ just got easier
Caitlin Ginley Sigal · December 14, 2017

Create a fundraiser for ICIJ on Facebook to highlight the importance of our work – and support our next investigation.

What is your university doing in the Paradise Papers? Help us find out
ICIJ · December 1, 2017

ICIJ is looking for journalists to help investigate what universities and colleges are doing offshore. Apply now!

Read the Paradise Papers documents
Cecile S. Gallego · November 20, 2017

ICIJ has made public a range of documents from the Paradise Papers including emails, contracts, company structures, trust agreements and more.