Investigative journalism in defense of public interest.

Who We Are

ABOUT AIIJ

The African Institute for Investigative Journalism (AIIJ) isĀ an institute founded and niched in the ideas of investigative reporting. The heart-line of the institute; is to provide investigative journalism in Uganda and on the continent a dignified home. We strongly believe in the noble idea of investigative journalism; A subjective, highly researched, source cracking and well-presented journalism. The African Institute for Investigative Journalism is a media organisation focused on providing investigative journalism a home. We believe in media practice that impacts and causes social change. Informed by the principles of human rights and social justice, we seek to use journalism as a tool for promoting social accountability, inform public discourse and create a nurturing space for passionate investigative journalists.

Our Vision

To be a Center of excellence for investigative journalism in defense of public interest.

Our Mission

Growing investigative journalism in Africa through an integrated programme of training and capacity building, collaborative reporting, research, grant making and legal support.

Our Objectives

  1. Promoting access to resources and opportunities for investigative journalism;
  2. Strengthening the capacities and practice of investigative journalism;
  3. Shaping the practice of investigative journalism through collaborative and ground breaking investigations in issues affecting society; and . Contributing towards public policy change through evidence based reporting that promotes a culture of accountability. African Institute for Investigative Journalism (AIIJ)
Our work is delivered through 5 programs namely: Training & Capacity Building Program, Collaborative Reporting Program, Grant Making Program, Grant Making Program, Research Program

MILESTONES

OUR WORK IN NUMBERS

29
FELLOWS ONBOARD
49
JOURNALISTS TRAINED
29
GRANTS ISSUED

Are you interest in partnering with us?

Please contact us on serwanjja@aiijuganda.org / info@aiijuganda.org.