IJ4EU’s second conference on cross-border investigative journalism took place as a virtual event on April 14-15, 2021.

Bringing together investigative journalists, funders, policymakers and members of civil society, the conference aims to become a leading European forum for discussing the challenges and opportunities for collaborative watchdog journalism at a time of upheaval.

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The annual conference is organised by the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF), a partner in the IJ4EU consortium.

The IJ4EU Impact Award ceremony took place at the end of the first day of the conference, Wednesday, April 14, at 6 pm CET / CEST. Here is a summary of the conference agenda.

Wednesday, April 14

Panel discussions

14:00-14:10    Opening Remarks
14:10-14:55    Where’s My Money Going? Funding Cross-Border Journalism
15:00-15:45    The FinCEN Files: The Power of Networks to Enable Cross-Border Journalism
15:15-16:00    Cross-Border Chronicles: Investigating the Pandemic
16:00-16:45    Reporting on Influence: ‘Following the Money’ Across Borders
16:15-17:00    Cross-Border Chronicles: Investigating the Environment

Screenings and Q&As

Award ceremony

Thursday, April 15

Panel discussions


Screenings and Q&As