Ismayilova to be Honored by Fellowship Offered by OCCRP and RFE/RL

The Khadija Ismayilova Investigative Journalism Fellowship, a new seven-month program jointly sponsored by OCCRP and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), will support reporting projects in Eastern Europe and Central Asia that investigate persons in power and corruption.

OCCRP Wins Global Shining Light Award

The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) has won first place in this year’s Global Shining Light Award at the Global Investigative Journalism Conference (GIJC) in Norway.

The Making of an Investigative Reporter

khadija info As the $ 8 billion spectacle of the European Games winds down to a close on Friday, the world has gotten a close-up look at the oil-rich nation of Azerbaijan.

How Azerbaijan Built a Stealth Lobbyist

lobbyst-profile-info When Azerbaijan needed a good lobbyist in Washington, it built one—and ever since, she has gone out of her way to hide her deep connections to the ruling regime.

The People Behind Bars in Baku

prison In Azerbaijan today, at least 80 people are jailed on what human rights groups say are bogus, politically motivated charges.