ICIJ’s Paradise Papers wins award for innovation in watchdog journalism

Paradise Papers

The Paradise Papers investigation has been honored with a top prize at the IRE Awards, an international award for investigative reporting and editing.

The project won the Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism, marking the second year in-a row that an ICIJ investigation has been awarded the prize for innovation after the success of the Panama Papers last year.

The IRE judges hailed the investigation as exhibiting “extraordinary innovation in exposing the secret tax machinations of some of the world’s most powerful people and corporations.”

The judges said ICIJ and its partners had broken the boundaries of investigative journalism with the Panama

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