In Croatia, COVID-19 Overshadowed Whistleblower Protection – but a new strategy helps to keep interest in anonymous digital dropboxes for secure reporting

There were no brazen authoritarian moves, no mass harassment of journalists or activists, but the incumbent Conservatives of the Croatia Democratic Union (HDZ) party used the COVID-19 pandemic to consolidate power in July 2020 elections, …

How the public learned about an abuse of several million dollars

Artículo original: https://cji.ro/cum-a-aflat-publicul-despre-un-abuz-de-milioane-de-euro/ Federația Cultură și Mass-Media FAIR-MediaSind is the first Romanian organisation to benefit from the free testing of the whistleblowing platform GlobalLeaks, as part of the Expanding Anonymous Tipping project. The project is …

Whistleblowers and Cybersecurity: the new challenges to Democracy

In today’s technologically dependent world, information security has never been so important and challenging.   Concerns about data breaches and compromised personal information infiltrate the news almost daily.  Although the actual technology-enabled interconnectivity increases the need to adopt new methods and actions …

Release EU Directive report “Getting Whistleblower Protection Right: A Practical Guide to Transposing the EU Directive”

We are proud to announce the release of our new report “Getting Whistleblower Protection Right: A Practical Guide to Transposing the EU Directive”. Designed to support both civil society organizations as well as state actors …