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What is IRE?

Investigative Reporters and Editors is a grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of journalism. We educate, empower and connect journalists across the globe, so we can live in a better, more informed world.

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Register for IRE23

IRE’s annual investigative journalism conference will take place in Orlando, Florida, June 22-25, 2023.
For a limited time, you can register for the IRE23 conference at this year's early bird rate of $299. Save your spot now for four days of networking, thought-provoking panels, hands-on workshops and intriguing discussions led by experts in their fields. Join us!
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Results are in! 2022 elections

IRE Board President Mark Walker of the New York Times was reelected to the IRE Board of Directors on Saturday, along with six new board members: Lam Thuy Vo, independent journalist; Simone Weichselbaum, NBC News; Mark Greenblatt, Scripps Washington Bureau; Aaron Kessler, The Associated Press; Darla Cameron, Texas Tribune; and Kate Howard, Reveal.
The board will meet to elect officers within 30 days.
New Contest Committee members are Elaine Tassy of Colorado Public Radio and Lily Jamali of Marketplace.
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Investigative Journalism Census

IRE and the Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting have teamed up to collect demographic information directly from investigative reporters, editors, producers and others who conduct investigative work. Our goal is to provide demographic data that can be used to diversify who gets to conduct investigative work and steer future hiring and retention practices.
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Ring of Honor

IRE announces the IRE Ring of Honor, a new fundraising initiative celebrating members who have made a significant contribution to the organization and to investigative journalism. Nominations to the Ring of Honor can be made in tribute to current or retired IRE members or in memoriam to deceased members.
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Resource Center

Access essential resources for any journalist. With our extensive research library containing more than 25,000 investigative print and broadcast stories and more than 5,000 tipsheets from our national conferences, workshops and training, you'll have all the tools you need to get to the bottom of your story and the top of your field.


Learn the latest techniques of finding, understanding and reporting on stories with IRE. Explore training options across the globe and find an event that fits your schedule, whether it’s in person or online.

There’s more pressure than ever to rise above your competition.

IRE can help you enhance your daily reporting—with resources and member benefits you won’t find anywhere else.
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Seven journalists elected to IRE Board of Directors along with two new Contest Committee members
IRE Board President Mark Walker of the New York Times was reelected to the IRE Board of Directors on Saturday, along with six new board members and two new Contest Committee members.
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