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Friday, December 4, 2015 - 22:02
HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: UPDATES ON BURMA - COME ALONG TO HEAR OUR SPEAKERS: Stanley Saw Burmese migrant in NZ since 1977. He works in administration at Auckland University. He is an observer and...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 15:40
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.
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Matilda Simmons SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): Two prominent Fiji lawyers and members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights had a go at each other...
Monday, November 14, 2016
YANGON (Reuters/Amnesty International/Asia News Network): Human rights monitors have raised concerns over Myanmar’s media laws as two chief reporters were accused of government defamation,...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Young injustice weary and tech-savvy Fijians are mobilising to question the country’s political elite. This is according to Mereoni Chung, a...
Friday, September 16, 2016
SUVA (ABC Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): A Fiji academic has suggested the police detention of six prominent figures in Fiji over the weekend could have been spurred by investigations into...
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
SUVA (Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji Times has released a statement defending itself against comments that were made by a Fijian politician who told members of the public not to read the...
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Dominic Pink AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/ Pacific Media Centre): The vibrant city of Hong Kong, once regarded as a haven for free speech, is experiencing a steady erosion of press freedom.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/ RNZI/ Pacific Media Watch): Police in Papua New Guinea opened fire at university students preparing to a peaceful protest this morning. The students had planned...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
PORT MORESBY (PACNEWS/Pacific Media Watch): The Papua New Guinea Opposition has submitted another vote of no confidence for the fourth time this year against Prime Minister Peter O’Neill...
Monday, May 23, 2016
Jocelyn Gecker BANGKOK: (Japan Times/ Pacific Media Watch): In the early evening of May 22, 2014, all TV screens in Thailand turned blue and up flashed an army emblem. That was the first sign of...
Saturday, February 6, 2016
AUCKLAND (Te Karere News/Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand is now officially part of the world’s largest ever free trade deal. Local officials joined ministers from 11 other countries to...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Godwin Ligo PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Port Vila-based Ambrym chief Worwor Issac says he has observed and listened to many Vanuatu political campaigners over the past week...
Saturday, December 12, 2015
AUCKLAND (Asia-Pacific Human Rights Coalition/Pacific Media Watch): Three Auckland-based refugee advocates have given a hopeful view of improved human rights in Burma following Aung San Suu Kyi...
Saturday, August 1, 2015
NUKU'ALOFA (Pacific Institute of Public Policy/Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: Why do reformers get into power in a number of Pacific states, and then find it difficult to implement the reforms...