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Type of Organization:
Business address including country: Country(ies) that the organization’s reporting usually covers (i.e., where do you primarily work?)


Short description of the organization’s reporting: (what is the organization’s mission and areas of focus?)

Does the organization currently, or plan to, engage in investigative reporting?

General stories published last year:
General stories published two years ago:
General stories published three years ago:
Investigative stories published last year:
Investigative stories published two years ago:
Investigative stories published three years ago:


Total number of editorial staff, including contractors/freelancers as well as employees, and including full-time as well as part-time: Please briefly describe the organizational governance structure, ownership and management of the organization:
Total revenue last year:
Total revenue two years ago:
Total revenue three years ago:


Does the organization have insurance to cover legal defense for defamation or similar lawsuits?

    If so, please provide following information:

  • Type of coverage including geographical
  • Name of insurer
  • Maximum covered amount
  • Name of the insured
  • Premium (monthly or annually)
  • Duration of coverage
  • Do you intend to continue or replace insurance you currently have
  • Deductible if any


In the last five years, have you, your journalists, or others associated with the organization been sued or threatened with a lawsuit? How did you learn about Reporters Shield? Is there any additional information you would like to share?