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Freedom Of Expression

Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 10:15
The annual UNESCO World Press Freedom Day lecture series launched in New Zealand in 2013 will continue this year.
Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 12:51
Professor Mark Pearson: The May 3 UNESCO World Press Freedom Day 2013 lecture at AUT University's new Sir Paul Reeves communications precinct hosted by the Pacific Media Centre with support from...
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 16:36
Come to hear Benny Wenda, a West Papuan tribal leader and one of the leading voices of the peaceful independence movement. Benny is currently living in exile in the UK. He is the founder of the...
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 19:46
LIVESTREAMING: David Robie: Professorial public lecture: Truth, censorship, ethics and corporate integrity are increasingly critical media issues in the digital age for a region faced with coups,...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 09:57
SEMINAR/VIDEO Is the Pacific media freedom issue as serious as it is presented or is it driven by donor agendas? Or, on the other hand, is it worse than generally perceived around the region and can...
Thursday, August 14, 2014
JAYAPURA (Radio NZ International / France 24 / Pacific Media Watch): A West Papuan teacher who met with the two French journalists arrested last week has himself been arrested - without a warrant.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / The Jet newspaper / Fiji Sun / Fiji Broadcasting Corporation / Fiji Times): Fiji's NGO Coalition for Human Rights has hit out at the regime's leader, Voreqe...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists / Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has joined Pacific Media Watch in raising concern over the arrest and...
Monday, August 11, 2014
Struan Purdie AUCKLAND (Asia-Pacific Journalism / Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia’s “relaxed” policy towards foreign journalists trying to visit West Papua is misleading, says one...
Friday, August 8, 2014
Phelim Kine OPINION: SYDNEY (Human Rights Watch / Pacific Media Watch): Australia's stake in East Timor's media freedom is rooted in that country's hillside town of Balibo. It was there...
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...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
SYDNEY (Walkley Magazine / Pacific Media Watch): A new media book will "excite debate" around the practice of journalism, says a senior New Zealand broadcast journalist. Brent Edwards,...
Friday, July 25, 2014
Brent Edwards in The Walkley Magazine looks at journalist and academic David Robie’s scrutiny of the Pacific region’s governance and journalism. Cartoon by David Pope.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Shaivalini Parmar: ANALYSIS: In Fiji, one must choose between being an advocate for media freedom and a journalist. And as elections near, allegations of government intimidation and interference with...
Monday, June 16, 2014
Shannon Gillies DILI (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): The government of Timor-Leste has held a national debate about a controversial new media law that will require journalists to be...