Miranda Patrucić

Miranda Patrucić

OCCRP

preiskovalna novinarka / Investigative Journalist

Z razkritjem korupcije in finančnega kriminala v vrhovih državnih politik Balkana je vodilna preiskovalna novinarka pri organizaciji Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), ki od leta 2006 združuje več kot 24 neprofitnih preiskovalnih novinarskih središč iz Evrope in Azije.  

Pri projektu Panama Papers je sodelovala z razkritjem skrivne mreže off-shore premoženja predsednika Azerbajdžana in njegove družine. Med drugim je razkrila kriminalno poslovanje hčere uzbekistanskega predsednika ter nezakonite posle med črnogorskim političnim vrhom in državnimi bankami. Prav tako je razkrila nakup stanovanja bosanske vlade za premiera, zaradi česar je ta odstopil. Je letošnja dobitnica nagrade ICFJ Knight International Journalism Award.

 

Miranda Patrucić is one of the leading investigative journalists at the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), an organization which unites more than 24 non-profit investigative journalistic centres from Europe and Asia since 2006. She built her reputation there by revealing the corruption and financial crime in politics of the Balkan states.

Working on the Panama Papers, she revealed the secret network of off-shore assets of Azerbaijani president and his family. She also revealed the criminal business of the daughter of Uzbekistan’s president and illegal business between Montenegrin politics and state banks. In addition to that she exposed the government purchase of an apartment for the Bosnian prime minister, which then led to his resignation. She is this year’s recipient of the Knight International Journalism Award.

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