The Reporter is a non-profit media organization founded by The Reporter Cultural Foundation. We focus on in-depth reportage and investigative journalism. We are dedicated to probing significant current issues and building diverse modern society and media environment. Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.
The Reporter Cultural Foundation
Director / Shieu Chi Weng
Executive Director / Richy Lee, Sunny Lin, San Xiong Hong, Jong Tsun Huang, Zhe Bin Huang, Benla Kuagn, Wei Hsiung Chan, Hsiao Wei Chiu, Syu-Tian Huang, Jhih Jhong Jian
Supervisor / Wei Wen Li, Yuan-Hui Hu, Shun Xiao Chen
Chief Executive Officer / Jung Shin Ho
Deputy Chief Executive Officer / Nico Fang
Administration Manager / Jennifer Cheng
Marketing Manager / Sylvie Wang
Consultant / Yi Ru Liu
The Reporter Foundation was founded with T.H. Tung's personal donation of NTD 5 million, and depends on donations to maintain operations hereafter.
Editor in Chief / Jung Shin Ho
Editorial Managing Director / Sherry Lee
Deputy Editor in Chief / Nico Fang
Deputy Editor in Chief / Hui Chun Yang
Journalist / Journalist / Michelle Fang, Rosa Wang, Tzewu Chang, Yu Chuan Yeh, Mimi Chen, I Ting Chiang, Bo Wei Wu, William Kung
Managing Editor/Shih Yun Chang
Senior Editor / Sylvie Wang
Editor / Szu Hua Chen
Art Designer / Yu Chen Huang, Chen Na Lin
Senior Software Engineer / Nick Li
Software Engineer / Chung Jen Yu, Ching Yang Tseng, Taylor Fang
Photo Department Director / Chih Wei Yu
Senior Photojournalist / Jameson Wu
Photojournalist / Yu En Lin
The Reporter is a non-profit media organization founded by The Reporter Foundation and relies on public donation. We focus on in-depth reportage and investigative journalism.
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The Society of Publishers in Asia (Jun.15, 2017)
Excellence in Human Rights Reporting/Group C/Award for Excellence /"Fake, Exploitation, and Distressful Fishery"
Excellence in Information Graphics/Group C/Award for Excellence /"Offshore Fisheries in Taiwan"
Excellence in Investigative Reporting/Group C/Award for Excellence /"Fake, Exploitation, and Distressful Fishery" Excellence in Human Rights
Reporting/Group C/Honorable Mention/"Stateless Children of Migrant Workers"
Tai Hai Press Photo Contest (May 19, 2017)
Cross-strait News/ Sliver/ "Rooted In Cross-Strait Land"
Human Rights Press Awards (May 13, 2017)
Chinese Multimedia Award: “Before Departure: Taiwanese Dream of Indonesian Fishermen”
Excellent Journalism Award (Nov.18, 2016)
Investigative Report Award: "Witness Kaohsiung's Land Pollution."
QUEERMOSA Award (Oct.31, 2016)
Queer News Report Award: "In the Lesbian and Gay Families"
Taiwan Innocence Press Awards (Aug.15, 2016)
News Story of the Year: "Hsing-Tse Cheng's 14-Year Wait for Exoneration."
Taiwan Press Photo Contest (Apr.18, 2016)
Portrait/ Second Place/ Chih Wei Yu
Portrait/ Honor/ Yu En Lin
Series/ Honor/ Yu En Lin
Sep. 23, 2016
Attended the Second Asian Investigative Journalism Conference "Uncovering Asia" in Kathmandu, Nepa, hosted by the Global Investigative Journalism Network, the Centre for Investigative Journalism, Nepal, and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.
Jun. 28, 2017
The Reporter became a member of GIJN
(Global Investigative Journalism Network), the first one in Mandarin speaking world. The Reporter will be an new force of the international investigative journalism network.
The Reporter Foundation was founded.
The Reporter officially came online.
Jun. 25, 2016
Hosted "Meet-readers on Rooftop," to invite readers from all fields to have face-to-face talks.
Launched monthly donation project and released our first branding video.
Held "Who's the Reporter" Seminars in Taipei, Taichung, Kaohsiung, and Hualien.
Oct. 25, 2016
Launched the first newsgame in Taiwan "Daily Life of the Emergency Room" was admitted as a finalist of the Investigative Report Award of 2016 Excellent Journalism Awards.
Published Investigative Report of the Year "Fake, Exploitation, and Distressful Fishery."
Held Investigative Reporting Workshop & Photography Workshop.
Authorized and published "The stateless children of immigrant workers in Taiwan."
Feb. 25, 2017
Held "The Reporter's Photography Workshop: Image Locally Rooted Project."
Mar. 25, 2017
Held "The Reporter X Megaport Festival: Capsule News."
Apr. 10, 2017
"Fake, Exploitation, and Distressful Fishery," a collaborative reporting by The Reporter and Tempo magazine, was reported by GIJN.
Published first book based on the investigative report: "Fake, Exploitation, and Distressful Fishery."
Hosted the first book launch seminar of Fake, Exploitation, and Distressful Fishery in Taipei
The Reporter won four awards at The SOPA Awards for Editorial Excellence
Interviewed Taiwan's Premier Lin Chuan and published the feature story "Review the Budget for Forward-Looking Infrastructure Plan"