Beata Biel is an award winning Polish journalist and documentary filmaker.

She is the author of tens of TV reports and documentary films, focusing mainly on human stories, controversial social issues and investigative journalism.

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Beata Biel

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In the Name of the State

  • Corruption
  • Data Journalism
  • Politics

LJUBLJANA - From 1991 until 1995, the Yugoslav Wars wreaked havoc on the Balkans. War crimes of all sorts and flavours struck the region with such fierceness and frequency that by the end of the 20th century Yugoslavia had been torn apart. One of the crimes committed was the illegal trade of arms by government officials of the countries involved, acts with which they infringed the UN arms embargo.


Land Grabbing in the EU: How Rabobank is profiting off theft and abuse in Romania

  • Corruption
  • Economy

The Dutch banking giant Rabobank is accused of profiting off the back of fraud, forgery and the systematic abuse of hundreds of Romania's poorest citizens, in a huge and aggressive land grab in Eastern Europe.