Glen Johnson

Glen Johnson is a New Zealand journalist who has worked as a foreign correspondent for 15 years, predominantly out of the Middle East, North Africa and Eastern Europe.

His work has appeared in The Chicago Tribune, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Vice, The Daily Telegraph, The Guardian, Reuters, Le Monde Diplomatique, Balkan Insight, Al Jazeera, Egypt Today, Middle East Eye, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Walkley Magazine and The New Zealand Herald, among others.

Twice shortlisted for The Kurt Schork Awards for Excellence in International Reporting, he has created advertising content, written documentary television series, and covered local, national and international news.

Presently in Southeast Asia, he has reported from: Egypt, Iraq, occupied Palestine, Lebanon, Libya, Syria, Turkey, Yemen, Djibouti, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Armenia, Georgia, Hungary, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Ukraine, the Cook Islands and New Zealand.

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