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#LOGANCIJ: Misha Glenny
In January we welcomed Misha Glenny to the CIJ to talk about how to turn investigative journalism into narrative fiction.  Glenny's critically acclaimed book McMafia told the story...
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#LOGANCIJ: Misha Glenny
In January we welcomed Misha Glenny to the CIJ to talk about how to turn investigative journalism into narrative fiction.  Glenny's critically acclaimed book McMafia told the story...
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#CIJSummer 2018 Bursaries for BAME Applicants
We are pleased to announce that we are planning to run a bursary scheme for applicants from British Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds who want to attend #CIJSummer Conference 2018,...
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#CIJCartoons: the whole bunch
As promised, this December we've been publishing #CIJCartoons created especially for us by Andrew Garthwaite. We've been poking fun at everything: news media, training and ourselves of...
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End of Year Results and Festive Wishes
2017 was the most difficult year in the life of the CIJ, after the death of our founder Gavin MacFadyen from lung cancer the previous October. It wasn’t our only loss. David Donald, legendary...
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#LOGANCIJ Video: Jimmy Wales on Fake News and How to Beat It
Another #LOGANCIJ talk. Is our news diet making us ill? As the mainstream print media retrenches and new kinds of partisan, “activist”, corporate and fact-free “alternative...
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#CIJCartoons. Opinion vs News: what goes first
We can't say it often enough. At a time when readers’ attention in limited in limited supply, there’s a trend to prioritise opinion over news and facts. Which one goes - no...
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#CIJCartoons: Training Epic Fails
We are in the training business ourselves. Oh yes, sometimes training goes all wrong. Series of cartoons by Andrew Garthwaite. 
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#CIJCartoons: Supporting Local Investigations
We've said it many times ourselves, local journalism is struggling. We too have been busy training community and hyper local journalists, but what happens when the money runs out?  The first...
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Christmas Delights: Launching CIJ Cartoons
Meet Andrew Garthwaite - our very own CIJ cartoonist. This Christmas he will be delighting you with our first ever satirical cartoons. We’ll be poking fun at “them”, at you, at the...
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