$6M Anti-Corruption Initiative Builds on Investigative Reporting

The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) and Transparency International (TI) are joining forces in a unique partnership to attack grand corruption on a global scale. Called the Global Anti-Corruption Consortium, the initiative has raised nearly $6 million in support from the governments of the United States, Argentina, Australia, Denmark, and Norway, and the Open Society Foundations. OCCRP and TI are actively seeking reporting partners.

Source: OCCRP

Posted on: December 7, 2016

New OCCRP Database on “Exposed Persons”

A new platform, ID Search, is now available to search for documents and data on crime, corruption, and "Politically Exposed Persons." Developed by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project, the database integrates over two million documents drawn from official watchlists, gazettes of commerce, company records, leaks, and court cases.

Source: OCCRP

Posted on: May 31, 2016

Investigative Reporters Win Knight Int’l Award

Investigative reporters from Bosnia and Mexico who have exposed financial crimes and misconduct at the highest levels are winners of the 2016 Knight International Journalism Award. Honors went to Miranda Patrucic of the Sarajevo-based Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project and the investigative team at Aristegui Noticias, a Mexican news site led by Carmen Aristegui.

Source: International Center for Journalists

Posted on: May 19, 2016

Imprisoned Ismayilova Lauds New Investigation

Azerbaijani journalist Khadija Ismayilova, writing from her prison cell, responds to a new cross-border project continuing her work: "Now I understand why TeliaSonera was not so willing to answer my questions... This investigation, along with others, is the reason for my arrest. More ınvestigations of this kind are needed."

Source: OCCRP

Posted on: May 28, 2015

European Press Prize Honors Investigative Work

The European Press Prizes were announced today, honoring some impressive investigative reports, including a Journalismfund.eu-backed project on migrant deaths, El Pais's "How To Produce Dead Guerillas," Novaya Gazeta's "Your Husband Voluntarily Went under Fire," and a special award to the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project.

Source: European Press Prize

Posted on: April 13, 2015

European Press Prize Names Finalists

European Press Prize finalists include investigations by GIJN members International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (Luxembourg Leaks), Journalismfund.eu (The Belarus Network & The Migrant Files), and Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project. (Unholy Alliance & The Russian Laundromat). Winners will be announced in April.

Source: European Press Prize

Posted on: March 1, 2015