Alisa Yurchenko Wins SCOOP-sponsored Award

Alica Yurchenko, investigative reporter of weekly TV show Nashi Groshi, won the Ukrainian Investigative Journalism Award sponsored by SCOOP. She was awarded at the ceremony on MezhyhiryaFest, the annual journalism conference in the residence of former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych where YanukovychLeaks was born in 2014. Congratulations!

Alisa Yurchenko was congratulated by among others SCOOP coordinator Oleg Khomenok and the American ambassador Mari Yovanovitch.

Alisa Yurchenko investigated the scandal with launching of an e-declaring system in Ukraine. In her research Alisa had proven that public officials were involved in a fraudulous deal intenting to compromise the e-declaring launch, pretending that the system is not protected from hacking attacks.

Read a short version of the story (in Ukrainian)

See the TV version of the story (with English subtitles)