Investigate Journalist, Krik, Serbia
Dragana Pećo is an investigative journalist at the Crime and Corruption Reporting Network (KRIK) and the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP). In addition to her journalism work, Pećo also works as a staff researcher for the Investigative Dashboard (ID), OCCRP’s online platform. Before working at KRIK, Pećo reported for six years at the Centre for Investigative Reporting Serbia (CINS). She had attended various journalism courses and trainings, including the “Economic and Political Reporting from Southeast Europe” program, hosted by the Thomson Reuters Foundation in 2015. Awards received include three Independent Journalists’ Association of Serbia and U.S. Embassy awards for investigative journalism (in 2011, 2014 and 2016), and the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence in 2014. Pećo had trained in researching corporate structures and obtaining world-wide company records, as well as data journalism and data visualization. She is a graduate from the Faculty of Political Science, University of Belgrade, where she received a degree in Journalism.