2024 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum

Uncovering Truth: The Role of Investigative Journalism in Anti-Corruption

Mar 28, 2024 | 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM


(CC4) Current pressures on democracy and the rule of law represent a threat to the fight against corruption. In this context, investigative journalism and media reporting are essential to raise public awareness and bring to light corruption. This session will explore how different public authorities, the media and civil society actors, with the support of international organisations, can work together to ensure a safer environment for investigative journalism and strengthen efforts to raise awareness and fight corruption and bribery. Moderator: France Chain, Senior Legal Analyst, Anti-Corruption Division, OECD Speakers: • Alessandro Bellantoni Director of Policy and Partnerships, Open Government Partnership • Frank Brown, Director of the Anti-Corruption and Governance Centre, CIPE • Silvana Carrión Ordinola, Public Attorney, Peru • Alexandre Leraitre & David Gendreau, Documentary Directors, Tribann Sécurité • Julia Wallace, Deputy Editor in Chief, OCCRP

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