Panama Papers probe wins journalism award
Q. Which collaborative work of more than 100 media organisations has won the Daya Journalism award 2016 for Investigation of the Year?- Published on 21 Jun 16
a. Panama Papers
b. Mozambique Papers
c. Ghana Papers
d. None of the above
ANSWER: Panama Papers
The Panama Papers probe, a collaborative work of more than 100 media organisations including The Indian Express, has won the Data Journalism Awards 2016 for Investigation of the Year.
- The award was presented at the Global Editors Network (GEN) summit in Vienna.
- The Panama Papers investigation was based on 2.6 terabyte of data obtained by German daily Süddeutsche Zeitung
- It has been shared through the Washington-based International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ).
- The Data Journalism Awards is hosted by the Global Editors Network, a cross-platform community of editors-in-chief and media innovators.