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Freedom Of Expression

Wednesday, May 4, 2011 - 17:21
Papua New Guinea’s Tok Pisin language newspaper Wantok, founded in 1969, is one of the publishing icons of the South Pacific.Philip Cass of Unitec presents a seminar on the newspaper and the...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Today/ PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill is receiving strong criticism over a new communications law set to be put in...
Friday, September 11, 2015
Koro Vaka'uta and the PNG media PORT MORESBY (Radio New Zealand International/ PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Forum leaders summit has concluded without unity on climate...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
BANGKOK (International Federation of Journalists/ Pacific Media Watch): Thai journalist Chutima Sidasathian and Australian journalist Alan Morison have been acquitted of all criminal defamation...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Jane Joshua PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/ Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu's Prime Minister Sato Kilman has officially met with media practitioners at the office...
Monday, June 22, 2015
Nic Maclellan HONIARA (Islands Business/ Radio Australia/ Pacific Media Watch): Foreign ministers of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) are meeting in Honiara, Solomon Islands today, ahead of...
Sunday, May 3, 2015
David Robie ANALYSIS: Media freedom has made great strides in Fiji. But the harsh Media Decree is still a spectre that needs removing.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / Fiji Times): Fiji's NGO Coalition on Human Rights (NGOCHR) says the short-lived termination of a student's scholarship could have a chilling effect on youth...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
SUVA (Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): A University of the South Pacific student whose government scholarship was abruptly terminated two weeks ago after he helped an opposition candidate...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
SUVA (Fiji Times / Radio Australia / Wansolwara / Pacific Media Watch): A Fijian opposition politician has been threatened with rape for campaigning for a seat in Parliament. Roshika Deo of Be...
Monday, June 2, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / Radio Pasifik / Fiji Times / Wansolwara): University of the South Pacific student Tamanirarama Jone Seruiraduvatu has been told to pay back every cent of a scholarship...
Friday, May 30, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Australian Broadcasting Corporation): The Pacific Media Centre's director, Professor David Robie, has called for more emphasis on critical development journalism...
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...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / New Zealand Herald):  A major New Zealand television station has been barred by a High Court judge from broadcasting a trial of member of Parliament John Banks...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International): Senior journalist Anish Chand has reportedly been sacked from his position at Fiji Television after the Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed...