Our guiding principles

Aim: We work on projects that strengthen democracy. We do not work with clients that undermine freedom 

Commitment: We perform our work with a moral conscience, and a sense of tolerance, respect and fairness towards our clients and our stories

Do what is right: We conduct ourselves honestly and ethically for our clients, our industry and the world

Integrity: We uphold the independence of our editorial and tell the stories that need to be told, without fear or favour

Originality: We take the initiative and find stories and angles others miss

Rigour: We uphold our reputation as a trusted source by checking facts carefully, asking the right questions and keeping confidentiality with our clients