November 2, 2020
This report from UK think tank the Foreign Policy Centre looks at the pressures faced by journalists uncovering financial crime and corruption around the world.
This report presents the findings of a global survey conducted in September – October 2020. The aim of the survey was to uncover the scope and scale of risks and threats facing investigative journalists across the world who have been targeted for uncovering financial crime and corruption, and was supported by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and the Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN). The survey findings are complemented with a section specifically on international standards on safety of journalists, which examines the obligation of states to protect all journalists from threats written by Silvia Chocarro, Head of Protection at ARTICLE 19.Read Full Report