Learn the skills, values and tools of investigative journalism.

  • Finding Stories With Data

    An introduction to the techniques of data journalism You’ve heard people talking about data, and data journalism and don’t know where to start? Then this one-day course is for you.

  • Covert Filming

    Sometimes, the only way to get to the story is to go undercover. Learn how from our trainers, all experienced experts in the field. This one day course will give you an insight into the many aspects for preparation of an undercover investigation. From technical advice on covert filming equipment and tecniques, to the ethical […]

  • CIJ Newcastle Conference

    Sat 29 September 2018 The Boiler House, Newcastle University #CIJConference After many years of dreaming of taking the CIJ Summer Conference on the road, we are delighted to announce our first CIJ Conference outside London. In association with the Civic Journalism Lab at Newcastle University, we will be holding a one-day conference in the Boiler House, Newcastle […]

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Think differently about how investigative journalism can be done.

  • CIJ Director Awarded Shorenstein Fellowship

    In exciting news, our Director James Harkin has been awarded a prestigious Shorenstein Fellowship at the Kennedy School, Harvard University for a project on “fake news” and investigative journalism. James will be on sabbatical until December. In his absence, Project Manager Tom Sanderson will step up to become interim Director of the CIJ. The third international […]

  • Jimmy Wales

    02/11/2017 Watch excerpts from Jimmy Wales’ conversation with James Harkin on establishing the WikiTribune and public trust in the media industry.

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