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Tracking the mafia with investigation journalism

Behind opacity, in african areas and using, sometimes, NGO and public money to run out. Those were some of the ways that mafia used to expand their business to Africa. The panel, called ‘Investigating the Italian mafia’ explored some of the most interesting projects about mafia business. With their panel, they have presented their investigation...
Hacking democracy? Wikileaks, Russian hackers and the US elections

Hacking democracy? Wikileaks, Russian hackers and the US elections

A panel of experts at #IJF17 discussed the impact hacking can have on the democratic process, focusing on the DNC leaks of July 2016.
How news feed works

How news feed works

On 7 April Adam Mosseri, Facebook VP and head of the News Feed team, presented his own views on how to manage news in this social media age while at the International Journalism Festival.
Investigative journalism in Africa: the case of Insight TWI

Investigative journalism in Africa: the case of Insight TWI

From a BBC approach to an insider and more personal coverage: Ron McCullagh and Sorious Samura discuss investigative journalism in Africa.