Knight International Journalism Fellowships

The Balkans: Tracking Corruption


Paul Radu’s work on his fellowship has led to a major program helping investigative reporters in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union collaborate across borders. He has also created web resources to help reporters dig for data.

Knight International developed a comprehensive database and guide for journalists to investigate and expose corruption in the Balkans and Eastern Europe. Knight Fellow Paul Radu, co-founder of the Romanian Center for Investigative Journalism, trained scores of reporters to use these new tools to break stories.

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  • Dec 242008

    Investigative Journalism in the Balkans-a few thoughts

    2008 has been a good year for investigative journalism across Balkans’ borders. Investigative journalism centers and networks increased the level of cooperation as they’re finding new common themes to work on.2008 has been a good year for investigative journalism across Balkans’ borders. Investigative journalism centers and networks increased the level of cooperation as they’re finding new common themes to work on.