PRESS RELEASES & EVENTS
Our press releases and the events we participate in or that we find interesting.
CIWF visited a number of Italian farms supplying milk for these cheeses, and found intensive, zero-grazing systems with cows permanently confined indoors. An investigation in collaboration with IRPI.
The Legal Assistance Office of Ossigeno has taken over the defense of freelance Lorenzo Bagnoli and Lorenzo Bodrero, authors of an article on L’Espresso.
For over nine months, reporters from OCCRP and Slidstvo.Info conducted their own investigation, both into the murder of Belarusian journalist Pavel Sheremet and into the police probe – and recorded every step of the way. “Killing Pavel” is the result of these efforts.
A convicted terrorist with links to alleged Italian mafiosi has been allowed to continue with his luxurious life in London after a judge said extradition would breach his human rights.
Investigating the powerful and illegal weapons of mass surveillance that are for sale to the highest bidder, putting the privacy of millions at risk Secret documents, leaked from numerous intelligence agencies, offer rare insights into the interactions between spies.
The Investigative Reporting Project Italy (IRPI), a centre for investigative journalism based in Italy, is one of the winners of Google’s Digital News Initiative and will receive funding for its new project “Mafia Files”. The fund, in its second edition, encourages...
Journalists oppose EU Parliament in Court, reiterate their request for MEPs’ expenses to be made public
Journalists call EU Parliament ’s reasons for refusing to disclose documentation about MEPs’ expenses disappointing.
A Serbian tabloid has alleged that a respected journalism non-profit is attempting to overthrow the Serbian government, citing information that appears to have come from secret services.
For the first time ever journalists representing all European member states have teamed up to file complaints with the European Court of Justice against the European Parliament (EP). The institution refused to grant the journalists’ requests for access to information...
Il centro di giornalismo di inchiesta Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) ha vinto il Global Light Shining Award
For a long time, the crash site was a macabre killing field. The passengers´ bodies began to decompose in the hot Ukrainian summer as fighting continued – and people looted the luggage.
IRPI launched ExpoLeaks, the first independent whistleblowing platform for anonymous reports of corruption linked to the multimillion euro contract for the infrastructures of the Expo international exhibition.
“Secrecy for Sale”, un’inchiesta dell’International Consortium of Investitigative Journalists (ICIJ), emanazione del Center, ha vinto il massimo premio nella categoria “Multiplatform/Large category”.
Tens of thousands of documents belonging to ousted Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych have been fished out of the lake on his sprawling estate in Mezhygirya Park outside of Kiev.
One man’s legal battle against oil giant highlights role that offshore murk plays in China’s economy.
The new website went live on Tuesday, 22 January, 2014, marking the first anniversary of the grant programme.
The Danish trade union magazine Fagbladet 3F has dedicated its December number to a series of pieces on the working conditions in place in the construction sites of the new metro in Copenhagen. IRPI has collaborated to one of them.
Today is International Anti-Corruption Day and Transparency International is celebrating the day around the world.
Humans infected with MRSA, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, can get serious outbreaks on the skin, respiratory tract and the urinary tract. Infections with the bacteria, resistant to antibiotics and therefore very difficult to fight, can last for years.
Are you aware of any wrongdoing in the sector of public administration, of rigged procurements, scams, frauds, corruption, unreported environmental disasters or, last but not least, organised crime networks and related activities?
A Special Mention has been assigned to IRPI by the Central European Initiative (CEI) and the South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) “in order to acknowledge the role and importance of this newly established centre promoting investigative reporting carried out by Italian journalists mostly cooperating with world-wide investigative networks”.
On the 21st of July 2012 in via dei Volsci, in Rome, IRPI came to life. After a bit more than a year, here you have an analysis of its first steps. Click on the image to read our report.
A GlobaLeaks whistleblowing initiative run by fourteen leading media organisations in the Netherlands, on September 9th.
Journalist Marcela Turati has gained global attention for her compassionate and committed reporting on the victims of Mexico’s drug wars.
This article is going to revel a lot of secrets that bad guys use to silence investigative reporters like myself.
Directed by: Anke Riester & Isacco Chiaf Narrator: Gianluca Iocolano Music: Edoardo Chiaf Subtitles: Simone Brioni
In 2009 and 2012, 12 Agusta A109 helicopters were sold by the Belgian army to MAD Africa Distribution, a private Belgian company, through a public tender.
“Eco-gangs on the rise” says Legambiente annual report.
Readers can search information about the ownership of more than 100,000 offshore entities in tax havens and discover the networks around them.
If convicted of the money laundering conspiracy count with which he is charged, Former Guatemalan President, faces a maximum term of 20 years in prison and a maximum fine of the greater of $500.000
Atlatszo.hu investigative portal believes the amendment of the law on freedom of information discredits all previous stances of the government to stop corruption.
IRPI’s investigation “Gaza’s gas: the EU’s burned millions” by Cecilia Ferrara and Assia Rabinowitz has been shortlisted together with other 71 finalists for the Data Journalism Awards 2013 (DJA).
A cache of 2.5 million files has cracked open the secrets of more than 120,000 offshore companies and trusts, exposing hidden dealings of politicians, con men and the mega-rich the world over.
A press-release by GAIA (www.no-burn.org), an international alliance of more than 650 grassroots organizations in over 90 countries that works to stop incinerators and promote safe, sustainable and just alternatives.
IRPI member Alessia Cerantola won the Press Freedom Award 2012. In her award winning piece, celebrated by Reporters Without Borders, she describes the dire working conditions of freelancers in Italy.