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BskyB Deal Threatens UK Media Plurality
The Centre for Investigative Journalism opposes the potential takeover of BkyB by Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and fully supports the National Union of Journalists' call for intervention...
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Remembering David Donald
It is with great sadness that we are writing to tell you of the death, from cancer, of our dear friend and colleague, investigative journalist and data trainer David Donald. David was diagnosed early...
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Gavin MacFadyen
We are extremely sad to announce the death of Gavin MacFadyen, CIJ’s Founder, Director and its leading light. Gavin died of lung cancer surrounded by loved ones in London on Saturday 22nd Oct...
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Gavin MacFadyen: A Personal Remembrance
From the moment I joined the board of the Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ) of which Gavin was the founding director, Gavin and I talked of one day ‘doing the journalism’ beyond...
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Should We Abolish Accountability?
A report by Eileen Chubb from Compassion in Care in response to The Law Commission’s review of the law Misconduct In Public Office (MIPO). There is a risk that MIPO is likely to abolished...
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CIJ Investigates London as the Centre of the Global Drugs Trade
The CIJ is launching a new project on London and its role as the major laundering location for money earned from the global drugs trade, particularly from Latin America. The Italian investigative...
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CIJ Public Lecture Series by Investigative Journalists Launches at Goldsmiths
The Centre for Investigative Journalism is launching a new series of public talks by investigative journalists that will provide insight into the changing techniques used by practitioners to expose...
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Journalists Oppose European Parliament in Court
Journalists call EU Parliament’s reasons for refusing to disclose documentation about MEPs’ expenses “irrelevant” and “unfounded” Ljubljana, 7 Sept: A group of 29...
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Community Journalism Training to Visit Cardiff, Leeds and Newcastle
Following the successful opening of our Community and Citizen Journalism training programme in Birmingham, we're delighted to now have dates and venues confirmed for the next three workshops....
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CIJ Bertha Fellows Investigate Special Economic Zones
Two of the CIJ Fellows, supported by the Bertha Foundation, have published a long-form investigation into the 'Special Economic Zones' undermining unions, labour law and tax regimes to tempt...