Waseda Chronicle, Japan

The Waseda Chronicle is an investigative journalism newsroom and the web-based publication run by the Institute for Journalism at Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan. It was established as Japan’s first university-based center for investigative journalism on February 1, 2017, in order to be a non-profit watchdog media thoroughly for the public interest to protect democracy, the people’s right to know and press freedom in Japan. The Waseda Chronicle aims to educate students and foster the next generation of investigative journalists who will contribute to create a critical and innovative journalism in Japan.