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Need to contact an investigative journalist abroad? Seeking a reporter in a remote part of the world? Here are nonprofit organizations worldwide that work in support of investigative journalism, listed by region. It’s a diverse group that includes nonprofit newsrooms, online publishers, professional associations, NGOs, training institutes, and academic centers in nearly 50 countries.
To be included in the list, GIJN applied the following criteria: the group is a nonprofit or non-governmental organization operating in the public interest; its primary mission includes support of investigative journalism; and, for reporting organizations, there is a substantial, on-going commitment to in-depth project reporting or data journalism.
Centro de Integridade Pública (Center for Public Integrity), Mozambique
Investigative Journalism Workshop, Wits Univ., South Africa
M&G Centre for Investigative Journalism, South Africa
Programme for African Investigative Reporting (PAIR), West Africa
Center for Investigative Reporting in Pakistan (CIRP), Pakistan
Global Mail, Australia
India Spend, India
Korea Center for Investigative Journalism, South Korea
Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism, Philippines
EASTERN EUROPE/FORMER SOVIET UNION
Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN), Bosnia
Gobolyos Jozsef “Soma” Foundation, Hungary
HETQ Investigative Journalists, Armenia
Kosovo Center for Investigative Journalism (KCIJ), Kosovo
Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project, Eastern Europe/FSU
Regional Press Development Institute, Ukraine
RISE Project, Romania
SCOOP, Eastern Europe/FSU
SCOOP Macedonia, Macedonia
Studio Monitor, Georgia
Consejo de Redacción, Colombia
El Faro, El Salvador
Haiti Grassroots Watch, Haiti
Mexican Foundation for Investigative Journalism (MEPI), Mexico
Plaza Pública, Guatemala
MIDDLE EAST/NORTH AFRICA
Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ), Middle East/North Africa
National and International Groups
Global Investigative Journalism Network, international
International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, international
International Reporting Program, University of British Columbia, Canada
Investigative Fund, U.S.
Investigative Reporting Program, Univ. of California at Berkeley, U.S.
Investigative Reporting Workshop, American University, U.S.
Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism, Brandeis University, U.S.
Local and Regional Groups
Austin Bulldog, U.S.
Broward Bulldog, U.S.
City Limits, U.S.
I-News Network, U.S.
Investigative Newsource, U.S.
Oklahoma Watch, U.S.
Texas Tribune, U.S.
Texas Watchdog, U.S.
The Lens, U.S.
Voice of San Diego, U.S.
Watchdog New England, Northeastern University, U.S.
Bureau of Investigative Journalism, United Kingdom
Centre for Investigative Journalism, United Kingdom
Dutch-Flemish Association for Investigation (VVOJ), Netherlands
Finnish Association for Investigative Journalism (TJY), Finland
Fonds Pour Le Journalisme, Belgium
Fundación Ciudadana Civio, Spain
Grävände Journalister, Sweden
Investigative Reporting Denmark, Denmark
Mary Raftery Journalism Fund, Ireland
The Muckraker, United Kingdom
Netzwerk Recherche, Germany
Swiss Investigative Reporters Network, Switzerland
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