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Democracy

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 14:40
This symposium will consider various models of comparative journalism and examine Western values of media freedom and democracy. A special edition of PJR will be published.
Friday, August 29, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): A baffling ballot paper with 249 numbers and no names or party logos, the government using public funds to campaign for the Fiji First party, and a...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Media Centre, Asia-Pacific Human Rights Coalition and Coalition for Demcracy in Fiji are holding a panel discussion tomorrow on next month's Fiji...
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Ted McDonnell DILI (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Timor-Leste’s controversial media law has been declared unconstitutional by the country’s Court of Appeal.
Friday, August 22, 2014
Kalafi Moala OPINION: Since the current Constitution of Tonga was introduced in 2010 recommending democratic constitutional and electoral reform in the governance structure, the most damning review...
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
SYDNEY (Pacific Media Watch / Radio NZ International): An Australian academic says that observer missions to Fiji's elections are not going to be able to carry out their work properly because...
Monday, August 11, 2014
Mads Anneberg and Alistar Kata AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Pacific Scoop): Waving Fijian flags and holding placards, around 20 people marched on the Manukau Events Centre at the weekend,...
Monday, August 11, 2014
Mads Anneberg AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama was treated to a warm welcome when speaking in Manukau in South Auckland at the weekend as part of...
Saturday, August 9, 2014
AUCKLAND (Fiji Times / Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Three out of five Fiji Islanders want to see coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama elected as prime minister next month, according to a new...
Friday, August 8, 2014
AUCKLAND (Amnesty International / TV3 / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's former military leader Voreqe Bainimarama has created a climate of fear which must be brought to an end, Amnesty...
Friday, August 8, 2014
SUVA (Fiji Broadcasting Corporation / RNZI / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's Electoral Commission has made a call for "ethical conduct" by candidates and the media ahead of next month...
Monday, August 4, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia's ban on foreign journalists, torture and sexual assault by the military, and the New Zealand government’'s cosy relationship with Indonesia –- one...
Friday, August 1, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The first West Papuan journalist to visit New Zealand has made a call for freedom for West Papua, and for the Indonesian government occupiers to lift the ban on...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Liam Fox SUVA (Australia Network News / Pacific Media Watch): Concerns about media freedom in Fiji are again being raised as the country gets ready for its first democratic election in nearly...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International / Fiji Village): The Fijian government has again been criticised from all corners - for "political persecution", alleged abuse...