About OKO.press

OKO.press is a non-profit, investigative journalism and fact-checking project created to preserve freedom of speech and secure availability of information in Poland. In less than two years OKO.press became a widely recognised, oftenly cited medium supported by unique community of its’ readers.

  • We investigate and evaluate statements made by politicians.
  • We monitor public spending.
  • We fight for access to public information.
  • We publish our own analyses.
  • We carry out our own opinion polls.
  • We are a first in Poland to use a safe drop-box called Signal.


OKO.press is financed mainly by readers’ donations. All articles are available for free, there is no sponsored content and no commercials on our website. Therefore, we kindly ask you to support our mission.

Donate by PayPal:

Our bank account:

Fundacja Osrodek Kontroli Obywatelskiej OKO
Registered address: Madalinskiego 73/75/1, 02-549 Warsaw, Poland
Account no.: PL 92 1160 2202 0000 0003 0434 1595
Bank name: Millennium Bank

Thank you!

The OKO.press team of 20 includes journalists, editors, video editor, graphic designer, social media specialist and external collaborators, all remarkable for their enthusiasm, some working pro bono.

The editorial team includes Piotr Pacewicz (former „Gazeta Wyborcza” deputy-editor-in-chief, famous for his social campaigns and civic journalism), Bianka Mikołajewska (award-winning investigative journalist), Agata Szczęśniak (publicist, co-founder of Krytyka Polityczna Quarterly) and Magdalena Chrzczonowicz, Edward Krzemień and Bartosz Kocejko.


Feel free to contact us in any language you find convenient – our team speaks in most European and several other languages. Our e-mail address is [email protected].

rys. Karolina Skrzyniarz