Investigations 2016 Podcasts

Investigations 2016

Following hugely successful events in 2014 and 2015, the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund once again partnered with the IFI for a day of screenings, masterclasses and debate. Investigations 2016 explored the challenges of bringing controversial, complex and often conflicting stories

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund announces details of ‘Investigative Documentary Filmmaking’ Seminar

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund announces details of ‘Investigative Documentary Filmmaking’ Seminar  MRJF in association with IFI /BAI / RTÉ /DCU “INVESTIGATIONS 2016” INSIDE THE WORLD OF INVESTIGATIVE DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING Irish Film Institute, Eustace St. Dublin 2 11.00 -17.00, Friday 14th

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund launches its Annual Review 2014 & 2015

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The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund is delighted to announce the launch of its Annual Review 2014 & 2015. The review highlights the key successes of the fund during this two year period. The full Annual  Review is available to download

Successful applicant of Mary Raftery Journalism Fund and Irish Times Bursary and Traineeship announced

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The need for strong investigative journalism has never been greater, according to the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund  (MRJF) which, today (28.07.16), announced Kildare native, Niall Sargent, as the successful awardee of the Fund’s Bursary and Traineeship in Investigative Journalism, in

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund launches Bursary and Traineeship in Investigative Journalism

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The need for strong and solid investigative journalism has never been greater, according to the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund  (MRJF) which, today (08.04.16,) announced a ‘Bursary & Traineeship in Investigative Journalism’ in collaboration with The Irish Times. The Bursary and

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund announces details of Ethics and Documentary Film-Making Seminar

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MRJF in association with IFI /BAI / RTÉ “ARE YOU SITTING COMFORTABLY?” DOCUMENTARY FILM MAKING: ETHICS. PLATFORMS. CHALLENGES. Irish Film Institute, Eustace St. Dublin 2 10.30-17.30, Friday 9th October 2015 “‘Are You Sitting Comfortably?’  Documentary Film Making: Ethics. Platforms. Challenges”

Fifth Round of Fund to Promote Investigative Journalism Launched

  PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, 18th August 2015 Fifth round of Fund to promote investigative journalism launched Details of the fifth round of the Mary Raftery Journalism Fund have been announced today (18.08.2015). Journalists are invited to submit proposals for investigations

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund Announces Competition for Place on RTÉ Investigative Journalism Course

Press Release Sunday, 5th April 2015 Mary Raftery Journalism Fund Announces Competition for Place on RTÉ Investigative Journalism Course The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund has today (05.04.2015) announced details of a competition for a nominated place on the RTÉ Investigative

Mary Raftery Journalism Fund to Republish Mary Raftery’s Best Known Irish Times Columns

The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund will – from this week – republish Mary Raftery’s columns which ran in The Irish Times from 2003. With the permission and support of The Irish Times, one of her columns will be featured each

Screening of ‘Making Them Pay’

The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund presents: MAKING THEM PAY (2007) Introduced by Sheila Ahern, researcher. IFI, Saturday 17th May, 1pm-2pm Free screening In January this year Louise O’Keeffe won a landmark case in the European Court of Human Rights. The