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Journalists in Freedom of Information Battle with European Parliament
A collective of EU-wide journalists is taking the European Parliament to the European Court of Justice after being denied access to information detailing the spending habits of 751 MEPs. In an...
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Save the Freedom of Information Act
By Sid Ryan, CIJ Bertha Fellow and FOIA trainer.   The government is planning to cripple the Freedom of Information Act, because it is being 'misused' by journalists as a research tool...
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CIJ Bertha Fellows: Turkish Worker Rights Violations
In a report published today by The Black Sea, CIJ Bertha Fellows Craig Shaw and Claire Provost expose the harsh conditions forced upon workers at Ford and Fiat factories in Turkey. Workers who...
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New Survey On Digital Security Tools For Journalists
Our friends at the Centre for International Media Assistance and the International Conference on Functional Programming are building a website that will present a sample of tools used for digital...
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Logan Symposium 2016
Building an Alliance against Surveillance, Secrecy and Censorship Berlin, 11-12 March, 2016 The Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ), based in London, is pleased to announce that its second...
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CIJ Summer Reading List
#CIJSummerReadingOff on holidays and want something better to read than a mindless page turner? Then look no further - for the first time this year we are presenting the CIJ Summer Reading List. This...
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CIJ Bertha Fellows: World Bank Funds Ukraine 'Land Grabs'
CIJ Bertha Fellows Matt Kennard and Claire Provost report in the Guardian on the Wolrd Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC) and its role in financing the rush to buy farmland by...
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CPJ: Spear Phishing and How to Protect Yourself
The Committee for the Protection of Journalists (CPJ) report on the dangers for journalists of spear phishing. The revelation that the FBI sent a fake Associated Press story containing malware to a...
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Media Intelligence Exposé Timeline
Paul Lashmar, a CIJ trainer and subject leader at Brunel University is looking for help in the creation of a timeline of all major exposés of British Intelligence. This will cover exposés in the...
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NUJ Call For Change On Surveillance
The NUJ continues to campaign against the monitoring and surveillance of trade unionists and journalists after Friday's High Court ruling that current surveillance powers are unlawful. The ruling...
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