Excellent journalistic investigation is often carried out by smaller media organisations or individuals who do not have sufficient reach to generate change. How can their independent investigations enter the mainstream media and remain there? What is the role of advocates and campaigners, mainstream and public service media? How can we make investigative journalism more effective in fighting corruption and in leading to the prosecution of perpetrators?

Watch the discussion from the panel session “How to make investigative journalism more effective and enduring” held on May 20, 2017 at the IPI World Congress in Hamburg.

Brant Houston, Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN)

Aleksei Bobrovnikov, Investigative Journalist, Hamburg Foundation for Politically Persecuted People
Roberto Perez Rocha, Director, Transparency International
Jeta Xharra, Country Director, Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN)