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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...
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Snowden's Project To Make Smartphones Untrackable
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and hardware hacker Andrew Huang are currently developing a way to prevent unwanted location tracking of smartphones. This would be especially useful to journalists...
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Matt Kennard Appointed Deputy Director of the CIJ
Investigative journalist Matt Kennard has been appointed deputy director of the Centre for Investigative Journalism. Gavin MacFadyen, Director of the CIJ, said: “We are delighted that Matt is...
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Community and Citizen Journalism Project
Taking investigative skills training out to those who need it most: the citizen journalists defending the public interest in our regional communitiesThe CIJ is currently implementing a series of...
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Bureau of Investigative Journalism seeking new Data Lab Director
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism is recruiting a director to lead a new project aimed at providing data-led stories to local journalists. The director will build a four-person team, which will...
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Michael Ratner Obituary
From Attica to Assange, Michael Ratner, who has died of cancer aged 72,  defended, investigated, and spoke up for victims of human rights abuses all over the world. For 45 years, Michael brought...
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Forensic Architecture Featured in Wired Magazine
Goldsmiths' Eyal Weizman talks to WIRED magazine January 2016: "The voice is calm; the scene playing out on the laptop is not — intense cobalt-yellow flashes from detonating ordnance...
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Research Internship
This vacancy has been filled. Interns are wanted for a detailed two month investigation of a large dataset of published US State Department literature. Interns will help perform a systematic reading...
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More investigations from the CIJ Bertha Fellows
The CIJ Fellows, supported by the Bertha Foundation, have recently published more investigative work.  Craig Shaw has been working with researcher Zeynep Sentek, looking into the new data laws...
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