Investigative Reporting

Investigative Reporting

5 investigative journalism tipsheets

Presenters from this year's Uncovering Asia conference have created tipsheets based on their presentations.

Alexandra Jegers | October 12, 2018

10 tools for investigative journalists

Check out the 10 best new tools for unearthing, accelerating and keeping track of investigations.

Samantha Sunne | September 14, 2018

Using visual storytelling tools, Oxpeckers investigation incorporates multimedia elements

At the Reporting Land Rights program in South Africa, presenters shared visual storytelling tools, such as Shorthand, that create compelling stories.

Lungelo Ndhlovu | August 23, 2018
The RunRunes team at the IPYS Awards

Collaborative journalism is shaping Venezuela’s media scene

The best investigative reporting in Venezuela confirms the power of collaboration and cross-border reporting.


Priscila Hernández | August 01, 2018

Transnational journalism networks investigate Brazil’s largest corruption scandal

Collaborative journalism was the focus of the panel "From Brazil to the world: Lava Jato's transnational coverage," which was part of Abraji's 13th International Investigative Journalism Congress in São Paulo.

Kalinka Iaquinto | July 10, 2018

Journalists recognized for reporting that holds the powerful accountable

Winners of the 2018 Knight International Journalism Award, Maria Ressa and Joseph Poliszuk, were selected for their digitally-focused, investigative reporting. 

IJNet | May 25, 2018

A collaborative project in Venezuela used social videos to document the death of six teenagers

La Vida de Nos and El Pitazo came together to produce short videos to tell the storyof six young people killed during the protests against Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro last year.

Nilsa Varela Vargas | April 27, 2018

Journalist of the month: Patrick Egwu

Award-winning freelance journalist Patrick Egwu lives in Nigeria and reports on health, conflict, education and development.

Taylor Mulcahey | April 20, 2018

Investigation explores uncharted territory using cutting-edge technology

The team behind a transnational investigation shares the methods and tools they used to produce the final product, as well as lessons they learned during the process.

Fiona Macleod | April 19, 2018

By keeping investigative stories alive, Forbidden Stories offers protection from censorship

This organization is dedicated to keeping investigative stories alive, regardless of what happens to the journalists working on them, to overcome censorship and violence against journalists.

Taylor Mulcahey | April 17, 2018