Information access and Wikileaks
Freedom of information and public interest issues
Climate change reporting
Reporting war and conflict
Johan teaches Journalism Law and Ethics and Investigative Reporting. His main research areas are Freedom of Information, access to information and media accountability, journalism ethics and media coverage of climate change.
Johan Lidberg's Articles
Episode 12: Fact or Fiction?
In this third episode on fake news, we've gathered all the very best practical tips and ideas from our experts to help you find your way through the news.
Episode 11: The Facts of the Matter
In this What Happens Next? podcast episode Susan chats to the experts exploring what we could do differently to improve the quality of information and media.
Episode 10: Ain't That The Truth
Could fake news destroy our democracy? Dr Susan Carland finds out in our first episode in series two of What Happens Next?
Another blow for news integrity
The June closure of AAP will further diminish media diversity in Australia.
Your turn Facebook, Google
Until the two giants change, Twitter's political ad ban will have little effect on elections around the globe.
Australia's civil liberty threat
The recent police raids on the ABC and News Corp go beyond free speech and media freedom – they're further proof of Australia's democratic decline.