A general list of useful resources for understanding more about press freedom in Australia and around the world.


Alliance for Journalists’ Freedom, a Sydney-based press freedom organisation

Press Freedom in Australia, in which the AJF argue for a Media Freedom Act

International Federation of Journalists (Asia-Pacific), advocating for journalists in the region

Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union for journalists and media workers in Australia

The State of Press Freedom in Australia, an annual report prepared by the MEAA

Australia country profile, Reporters Sans Frontières

Other press freedom trackers

Mapping Media Freedom, which tracks threats to media workers in 43 countries in Europe.

U.S. Press Freedom Tracker, which tracks threats to journalists in the United States.

Global free press and free expression organisations

Committee to Protect Journalists (New York City, USA)

European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (Leipzig, Germany)

Freedom House (Washington DC, USA)

Freedom of the Press Foundation (San Francisco, USA)

Index on Censorship (London, UK)

International Federation of Journalists (Brussels, Belgium)

Reporters Sans Frontières (Paris, France)