PRESS RELEASE: EIJC & Dataharvest Conference to become an independent organisation

  PRESS RELEASE Zellik (Belgium), Tuesday 18 September 2018  The EIJC & Dataharvest Conference becomes an independent organisation On 10 September 2018, the board of Journalisfund.eu has decided to make The European Investigative Journalism Conference (EIJC) & Dataharvest a stand-alone venture in its own right, fully independent from Journalismfund.eu. With this decision Journalismfund.eu will also be able… Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: EIJC & Dataharvest Conference to become an independent organisation

Joris Luyendijk’s keynote speech at EIJC18

Journalismfund.eu’s European Investigative Journalism Conference & Dataharvest has been bringing together investigative journalists and data specialists since its first conference in 2011. The eighth edition, held in Mechelen, Belgium, from May 24-27, was the most successful yet, with 470 participants from 52 countries. Following is the keynote from Joris Luyendijk, author of Swimming With Sharks:… Continue reading Joris Luyendijk’s keynote speech at EIJC18

Joris Luyendijk’s keynote address: Bringing journalism into a new era

Journalist and author Joris Luyendijk gave much food for thought during his keynote at EIJC & Dataharvest 2018. One of the questions he tried to answer was if investigative journalists are giving ammunition to populism in Europe by writing constant negative stories on the EU. Are investigative journalists, in other words, the useful idiots of… Continue reading Joris Luyendijk’s keynote address: Bringing journalism into a new era