Community of Investigative Journalists – Fond 19/29 (the numbers refer to the freedom of expression Articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and of the Russian Constitution) is an international NGO registered in 2015 in Prague, Czech Republic (identification number 04222792) by three independent Russian journalists.

Statutory Goals:
- providing professional, financial and legal assistance to independent Russian journalists in their investigations;
- helping investigative reporters and bloggers to develop their professional skills, using new media technologies, putting together professional journalism skills and potential of citizen journalism and social media to achieve high-standard broad investigative reporting;
- monitoring cases of journalists who are in trouble due to their work, as well as the state of official investigations into crimes against journalists;
- monitoring assaults against investigative reporters, violations of their rights, cases of prevention journalists from getting information from official institutions;
- networking with investigative reporters globally;
- encouraging trans-border investigations of corruption and criminal cases.

Fond 19/29 is a member of the Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) and of the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP). Partnering with People in Need (Czech Republic).

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