THE 17TH AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE COMING 11-13 OCTOBER 2021

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THE 17TH AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE COMING 11-13 OCTOBER 2021

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THE 17TH AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE COMING 11-13 OCTOBER 2021

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THE 17TH AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE COMING 11-13 OCTOBER 2021

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THE 17TH AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE COMING 11-13 OCTOBER 2021

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THE 17TH AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE COMING 11-13 OCTOBER 2021

THE 17TH AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE COMING 11-13 OCTOBER 2021

REVISIT 2020

October 2020

Africa’s premier investigative
journalism
conference goes virtual.

Join the continent’s best for 25+ sessions of great stories, new tools and techniques, networking and master classes.

AIJC is organised by the Journalism Department of the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. Africa’s biggest annual gathering of working journalists, it is an opportunity to share great African work, learn new skills, hear how it is done and share experiences.

Free Sessions

Conference Material

The best of African Investigative Reporting

Investigative Journalism Hubs

An interactive map of investigative journalism activity in sub-Saharan Africa.

News

Mapping of investigative journalism “hubs” in sub-Saharan Africa

Mapping of investigative journalism “hubs” in sub-Saharan Africa

A mapping of investigative journalism “hubs” in sub-Saharan Africa has highlighted a new wave of activity across the region. The map has shown 32 such centres of investigative journalism in 19 of the region’s 42 countries, as well as seven centres doing support activities, such as training. This reflects pockets of investigative reporting that have ...
AIJC 2021 Five Cities Conference: Call for co-hosting partners

AIJC 2021 Five Cities Conference: Call for co-hosting partners

The African Investigative Journalism Conference (AIJC) has been hosted since 2005 at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. It has grown to become the biggest annual gathering of working journalists on the continent, a meeting place for investigative reporters and a showcase of the best work from the continent. It takes place this year on October 3-5, 2021. To ...
Editor’s Pick: Best Investigative Journalism in Sub-Saharan Africa 2020

Editor’s Pick: Best Investigative Journalism in Sub-Saharan Africa 2020

By Benon Herbert Oluka At the best of times, doing investigative journalism in sub-Saharan Africa is fraught with challenges. With the outbreak of COVID-19, the environment for undertaking investigative reporting in the region became even more difficult. Still, journalists across the continent continue to find innovative ways to serve their audiences, consistently churning out a ...

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