Investigation

  • SIRAJ Gained the Second Place at the Award of “Orientation Center” of IJNet

    SIRAJ Gained the Second Place at the Award of “Orientation Center” of IJNet

    SIRAJ - The Syrian Investigative Unit “SIRAJ” won the second place at the “Orientation Center for Media Initiatives” Award for its fourth consecutive year at the International Journalists' Network (IJNet) in the Arabic version of the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) in …

  • “Money” and “propaganda activities” attract children to “Al-Nusra” and its affiliates in Idlib

    “Money” and “propaganda activities” attract children to “Al-Nusra” and its affiliates in Idlib

      Published on Daraj Media Three years ago, Mohammed Abu Abbas, only 17 years old , from Idlib Governorate, found no difficulty to join Jund al-Aqsa, a hardline Islamist faction. At that time, the faction was being active in the governorate and launching military operations along with …

  • “Looming death in Ghouta”

    “Looming death in Ghouta”

      By Ali Alibrahim and Ahmed Haj Hamdo Published on Daraj Media  wiping away his tears of grief, Mohammed, a doctor in his forties at Dar al-Rahma Medical Center in the Eastern Ghouta area of rural Damascus, gathers the leftovermedicines from his desk inside a small bag.The doctor said: "The …



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A delayed death in the gouta of Damascus


Scholarships

  • Follow the Money is both good advice for journalists and an investigative site aiming for 20,000 paying members

    Follow the Money is both good advice for journalists and an investigative site aiming for 20,000 paying members

    :NiemanLab There’s a famous scene in the film version of All the President’s Men. Woodward and Bernstein have hit a wall in their reporting. So Woodward, played by Robert Redford, goes to meet his source — Deep Throat — in a parking garage. Deep Throat won’t explicitly tell Woodward …

  • Online Research Tools and Investigative Techniques

    Online Research Tools and Investigative Techniques

    Editor’s Note: The Verification Handbook for Investigative Reporting is a new guide to online search and research techniques to using user-generated content and open source information in investigations. Published by the European Journalism Centre, a GIJN member based in the Netherlands, the …

  • Documentary film festival seeks entries -Worldwide

    Documentary film festival seeks entries -Worldwide

    Filmmakers from around the world can participate in this festival. The International Documentary Film Festival CRONOGRAF, organized by the OWH Studio, will take place in Chisinau, Moldova, May 25 to 31, 2017. The festival is accepting works in four sections: a main section – for …