Pulitzer Center Update

Pulitzer Center Grantee Maggie Michael Wins 2018 IRE Award

Image courtesy of IRE.

Image courtesy of IRE.

On April 9, 2019, Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) announced the 2018 IRE Award winners and finalists. Journalist Maggie Michael won the Tom Renner Award for her Pulitzer Center-supported project, “War Crimes and Corruption in Yemen.”

Published by the Associated Press, the project features groundbreaking investigations of corruption, torture, and other war crimes in Yemen, a country plagued by protracted civil war.

Investigative Reporters and Editors Inc. is a grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of investigative reporting. Each year, the IRE Awards recognize the best in investigative reporting by print, broadcast and online media.