My Favorite Tools: Lionel Faull

For our series about journalists’ favorite tools, we spoke with Lionel Faull of the London-based investigative newsroom and training outlet Finance Uncovered. He told GIJN’s Olivier Holmey all about the tools he uses to encrypt his communications, convert PDFs to readable text, find data on company ownership, sync his written and audio notes, and more.

Most Popular Resources on GIJN in 2019

GIJN’s ever-growing Resource Center added many new or substantially revamped guides this year, including packages on climate change, land ownership, women journalists, data journalism, tracking planes, and working with whistleblowers.

Comment enquêter sur les industries extractives

Les industries d’extraction des ressources naturelles génèrent des milliards de dollars de recettes chaque année. De l’impact environnemental ou social à la corruption, il y a de nombreuses raisons d’enquêter sur ce secteur. Lors de la 11ème Conférence mondiale sur le journalisme d’investigation, plusieurs journalistes ont partagé des astuces et des ressources afin d’enquêter au mieux sur cette industrie.

My Favorite Tools: Malachy Browne

For our series about journalists’ favorite tools, we spoke with The New York Times’ Malachy Browne, a pioneer in the field of visual investigations. He told GIJN’s Gaelle Faure about the tools that help him recreate crime scenes, including satellite imagery, EXIF data viewers, 3D modeling, and more.

Citizen Investigators: Tips and Tools for Digging into Your Community

This year, the 11th Global Investigative Journalism Conference opened up to citizen investigators as never before, with a series of workshops and events dedicated to the successes, challenges, and opportunities presented to non-journalists who investigate wrongdoing. Megan Clement wrote about it for GIJN.