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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.
Monday, September 22, 2014
AUCKLAND (RNZI / Pacific Media Watch / Café Pacific / Fiji Times): All eyes are on Fiji's former military dictator and now elected prime minister, Voreqe Bainimarama, with hopes that...
Monday, September 22, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / NZ Herald): Last weekend's elections have seen the highest number of Pasifika MPs elected in New Zealand's history. The NZ Herald newspaper reported that...
Friday, September 19, 2014
Fijian Media Association president Ricardo Morris today condemned the actions on social media of a radio host from Communications Fiji Limited. The host, who was not named, reportedly used...
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Ricardo Morris, Mads Anneberg, Alistar Kata and Biutoka Kacimaiwai in Suva SUVA (Repúblika / Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch / Wansolwara):  While the results are provisional at this...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The early provisional results were coming in tonight from Fiji’s first general election in eight years since the military coup in 2006. In a media briefing shortly before the close of...
Monday, September 15, 2014
JAKARTA (Australian Associated Press / Pacific Media Watch / WikiLeaks): Award-winning US journalist Allan Nairn has temporarily escaped a five-year jail sentence in an Indonesian prison after the...
Monday, September 15, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): The 48-hour media blackout on political news before Fiji’s polling day on Wednesday has “unduly harsh” penalties and is designed...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Thomas Carnegie AUCKLAND (Radio Australia / Pacific Media Watch): Fijian youth are engaging strongly with the upcoming election, says a New Zealand student journalist in Fiji to report on the...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Mads Anneberg in Suva Private Iva Senibiu, 30, has never voted before. So she looked happy today when she put her ballot in the box in Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Suva.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Thomas Carnegie An organisation promoting human rights has sent letters to Fiji's major political parties, calling on them to make human rights issues central to their campaigns for the...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Thomas Carnegie Parliamentary seats in Fiji’s proportional voting system will be allocated through a mathematical formula called the D’Hondt method.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Pacific Scoop, Alistar Kata The last ballot boxes have left the printers and have been packed and ready to be used for the Fiji general election next week.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Thomas Carnegie AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): The Social Democratic Liberal Party’s director of communications has issued a response to those who questioned why the party...
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Ana Madigibuli and Nasik Swami SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): Police Commissioner Ben Groenewald has warned all Fijians to exercise discretion, follow the rule of law and be mindful of...