Ana Poenariu is a Romanian journalist, based in Bucharest.

She works for RISE Project, a community of journalists, programmers and activists that investigate organized crime and corruption that affects Romania and the countries in the region. Among others, Ana worked on several stories related to European funds.

Ana Poenariu

Basic information

Ana Poenariu
Investigative reporter
Organised Crime, Corruption, European Funds

Supported projects

The Road to Ruins

  • Cities
  • Culture

BĂILE HERCULANE - A collection of hotels and baths that once made up an Austro-Hungarian thermal waters resort is being destroyed under the harsh weather of its surrounding mountains.

Ionuț Stănescu

The MEPs Project: the ghost offices of MEPs

  • Data Journalism

In an unprecedented EU-wide collaborative effort, the journalists from "The MEPs Project" located in every member state investigated how members of the European Parliament (MEPs) make use of the general expenses payments they receive every month.