2020 Journalism prize long list

Zak Garner-Purkis

Construction News

Zak’s muddy boots journalism is inspired by writers like George Orwell. He tries to shine a light on injustice by getting as close to the story as possible. Whether he’s investigating modern slavery in British businesses or deaths on the $15bn Istanbul Airport project.

Life ‘in the cemetery’ – Uncovering Istanbul Airport’s dirty secrets

Slavery in the supply chain: A CN investigation

Carillion’s silent victims: The dangers of speaking out