CCIJ Weekly Roundup: July Member Spotlight

Watch the newest Member Spotlight with journalist and member Sonja Smith! Also sign up for our upcoming training and keep an eye out for the Metaverse Launch Party.  July Member Spotlight Check out our latest member spotlight on Namibian Journalist and CCIJ member Sonja Smith. Smith has worked on a pair of award-winning and impactful […]

Member Spotlight: Sonja Smith

Our July Member Spotlight features CCIJ member and Namibian journalist Sonja Smith. Listen to Smith discuss her career and achievements in our first-ever video profile. Smith talked to us about her work with CCIJ and The Namibian newspaper on stories like Dying for a Drop and Vineyards Pampered, Farmworkers Struggle that have impacted public discourse on water issues in Namibia. […]

CCIJ Weekly Roundup: Accepting Application for CCIJ Africa Editor Position

Learn about the Africa Editor position opening at CCIJ. Also, check out the video of our recent Mid-Year Fundraising event and our latest CCIJ Member Spotlight! Africa Editor Position We’re excited to announce an opening to join our team! We’re currently looking for an Africa Editor to work in our virtual newsroom. This part-time position […]

CCIJ Weekly Roundup: Bad Water in The Gambia

This week, learn about how The Gambia’s plentiful water supply has actually been causing major health problems across the country. Also, tune into our newest season of the Waterless Podcast, and don’t forget to register for Friday’s photography training! The Gambia’s Water Paradox This past week, CCIJ published an elaborate report on the state of […]

CCIJ ROUNDUP: SJV Water Collaboration Gains National Attention

 Learn about the national impact of our SJV Water collaboration. Also, sign up for our upcoming photography workshop and check out our latest Monthly Member Spotlight on Environmental Investigative Forum founder Alexandre Brutelle. Sinking City Continues to Gain Traction Reporter and SJV Water founder Lois Henry’s story, The Central California Town That Keeps Sinking, has gained […]

Collaborative Journalism Summit Recap

From Wednesday, May 19th to the 21st, CCIJ took part in the Collaborative Journalism Summit, hosted by the Center for Cooperative Media. This three-day summit was hosted online with participants and speakers from across the globe. The intensive workshops, lectures, and collaborative conversations made this conference ideal for building organizational collaboration across the globe. Every […]

Corcoran Is Sinking, and We Might Know Why.

We are excited to announce the publication of our latest partner project with SJV Water and The New York Times on the sinking of a small town in California’s San Joaquin Valley.

CCIJ ROUND UP: The West’s Water Supply is Tapped Out

This week, CCIJ published a series of stories in a new collaborative journalism project about power, justice, and water in the Western United States. We also have big news from members Vanessa Offiong and Winston Mwale and a recap of our most recent photography training.  Tapped Out series published on our website A new CCIJ […]

CCIJ ROUND UP: South Africa’s Sewage System up “Sh**s Creek”

South Africa’s rivers of sewage: More than half of SA’s treatment works are failing Sewage in city streets, in rivers, in drinking water; it doesn’t just stink. This investigation shows how nationwide wastewater mismanagement poses a major risk to South Africans. In an article published Monday in the Daily Maverick, Steve Kretzmann, Nompumelelo Mtsweni, Peter […]