Global Shining Light Finalist: Land Conflict in Rural Brazil

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists in the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Wild Land: Violence, Devastation and Death in the Heart of Brazil.”

Global Shining Light Finalist: South America’s Illegal Gold Trade

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists in the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Dirty Gold: Chasing the Trace of the London Bullion Market.”

Global Shining Light Finalist: Corruption and Crime in Serbia

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists in the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Corruption and Organized Crime in Serbia.”

Global Shining Light Finalist: Europe’s Middle East Arms Pipeline

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists for the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Making a Killing,” on the arms pipeline from Europe to the Middle East.

#GIJC17 Now Sold Out!

Due to overwhelming response, the Global Investigative Journalism Conference has sold out. We’re sorry we can’t accommodate everyone who would like to attend, but with 1100 participants, we’ve now reached the capacity of our host facilities. As there may be cancellations, we encourage those still interested to get on the waiting list through our registration page.

Global Shining Light Finalist: Death in Service in Egypt

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists for the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Death in Service,” on the deaths of 13 military conscripts in Egypt.

Global Shining Light Finalist: Iraq’s Missing $200 Million Education Fund

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists in the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Project No. 1,” on the theft of $200 million in Iraqi education funds.

Global Shining Light Finalist: Corrupt Justice in Ghana

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists in the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Justice!,” an undercover documentary revealing the extraordinary extent of corruption in Ghana’s judiciary.

Global Shining Light Finalist: Extrajudicial Killings in Nigeria

In the run-up to the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg on November 16 to 19, we are rolling out the 12 extraordinary investigative projects which are finalists in the seventh Global Shining Light Award. Today’s finalist: “Inside the Massive Extrajudicial Killings in Nigeria.”

Global IJ Conference Program Released

We are happy to share the full schedule for the Global Investigative Journalism Conference, now just six weeks away. We’re still tinkering with it, but you’ll find over 150 events. Thanks to journalists and supporters worldwide, this conference keeps growing: we now expect over 900 participants from 100 countries. There’s still room if you want to join what will be the muckraking event of the year.