Fund for Investigative Journalism – Logan Fellow Announced

(Washington) Estacio Valoi, a journalist from Mozambique, will attend the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) conference in Philadelphia, June 4 – 7, on an FIJ fellowship funded by The Reva and David Logan Foundation.

Valoi was chosen as an FIJ-Logan Fellow in recognition of his investigation of elephant slaughters in Mozambique, funded by FIJ.

IRE conferences provide professional development through workshops, panel discussions, and hands-on training seminars.

FIJ is one of the sponsors of the 2015 IRE conference.

IRE is a membership organization of investigative reporters, editors, professors, and students. At its annual conferences, IRE members share story ideas and practical tips. IRE’s model of peers teaching peers began with a 1976 conference and continues today with its annual June conference, computer-assisted reporting conferences, and online resources.