Mary Raftery Journalism Fund Bids To Co-Host The 2019 Global Investigative Journalism Conference

GIJN BidThe Mary Raftery Journalism Fund is delighted to submit a proposal to the Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) to co-host the 2019 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Dublin. GIJN is an international association of nonprofit organisations that support, promote, and produce investigative journalism.

The Global Investigative Journalism Conference is the world’s premier international gathering of investigative journalists. Held every two years, the conferences have trained more than 5,000 journalists, sparked hundreds of investigations and collaborative projects and played a key role in the global spread of investigative reporting over the past 16 years. With a focus on training and networking, the GIJC attracts as many as 1,000 reporters and editors from 100 countries.

The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund is grateful for the support from Fáilte IrelandThe Helix at DCU and the Dublin Convention Bureau in our bid to bring the 2019 Global Investigative Journalism Network Conference to Dublin.

We welcome any queries relating to our submission for the 2019 Conference. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch on 01-4200580 or by emailing

The successful proposal will be voted on by the 155 Global Investigative Journalism Network member organisations and GIJN Board members between Sunday, 12th November and Saturday, 18th November. Our proposal is available to download below: