Earth Investigations Programme

Two New Grant Programmes for Environmental Journalism

2021-09-16

BRUSSELS - Today Journalismfund.eu opens two new grant programmes for environmental journalism: one for cross-border teams of journalists and news outlets to investigate environmental affairs, and one for organisations to develop training and support services.

The two programmes will provide more than 9 million euro in direct support over a course of six years, an unprecedented financial injection for independent investigative journalism in Europe.

Journalismfund.eu continues its Local pilot project

2021-09-13

BRUSSELS - Teams of Belgian and Dutch journalists can again apply for grants for local investigative journalism at Journalismfund.eu vzw. After a successful pilot project last year, Flemish Minister of Media Dalle is making 75,000 euros available for this purpose.

Flanders supports science journalism

2021-09-06

BRUSSELS - Journalismfund.eu vzw again offers grants for scientific journalism research. The Vice-Minister-President of the Flemish Government and Flemish Minister of Science Policy, Hilde Crevits, provides additional support.

Journalismfund.eu is hiring

Journalismfund.eu is hiring a Project Coordinator

2021-09-06

BRUSSELS - Journalismfund.eu is hiring a Project Coordinator for its Earth Investigations Programme.

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€11.5 million for environmental investigative journalism

2021-08-10

LONDON/BRUSSELS - Journalismfund.eu announces today the creation of The Earth Investigations Programme. The new grants programme, established with a gift of 11.5 million euros over six years from Arcadia, will support environmental investigative journalism on European affairs in and outside Europe.

Investigating human trafficking

Reporter's Guide: Human Trafficking - Investigating an Evil Hidden in Plain Sight

2021-06-17

The Global Investigative Journalism Network published an online chapter on investigating human trafficking, written by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Martha Mendoza.

2 jury members go public: Ritu Sarin & Catherine Gicheru

2021-04-13

BRUSSELS - Today Journalismfund.eu reveals two jury members of its Money Trail grant programme: Ritu Sarin from India and Catherine Gicheru from Kenya are both outstanding personalities with an impressive track record in collaborative investigative journalism.

Independent cross-border journalism with impact

2021-03-25

BRUSSELS - In 2020 Journalismfund.eu supported 153 investigations by 319 journalists from 48 countries. The increasing number of projects proves that Journalismfund.eu is responding to a growing need for support for independent investigative journalism.

Journalismfund.eu bids for EC’s €1.5m budget to support cross-border investigations

2021-03-09

BRUSSELS - Journalismfund.eu gladly welcomed the European Commission’s new call to support investigative journalism. Together with OBC Transeuropa, Journalismfund.eu submitted a proposal for a grant and training programme to support European cross-border investigative journalism, including a special track for local journalism.