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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...
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
After a brutal fortnight for journalists in the Philippines last year, in which three broadcasters were shot dead, the International News Safety Institute spoke to veteran Filipino journalist Red...
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Paul Cleary SYDNEY (The Australian/Pacific Media Watch): Timor-Leste Prime Minister Rui de Araujo has lashed out at Western critics, saying their nations had “acquiesced” to the 24 years...
Thursday, April 28, 2016
PORT VILA (Pacific Islands News Association/Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Islands News Association says it is disturbed by what it sees as government harassment and...
Thursday, April 21, 2016
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ International/Dateline Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): A media forum in Fiji has heard the fear of retribution is a barrier to reporting human rights stories in the Pacific,...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): The media freedom situation has worsened significantly or stagnated in most of the Asia-Pacific region, reports the Paris-based global media...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ International/Dateline Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): One of the few dissident voices in the Fiji news media, Professor Wadan Narsey, has ended his campaign of political dissent...
Sunday, April 10, 2016
Bernadette Carreon GUAM (Guam Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Moses Stevens’ childhood dream was to become either a mechanic or a banker; he later discovered that journalism would be his...
Monday, April 4, 2016
Public outreach or engagement is not valued enough in universities where the emphasis is on research journal articles with tiny readerships for communication, argues Savo Heleta.  The...
Friday, March 18, 2016
Dan McGarry PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Julian Ligo recently published an online piece purporting to tell the “real” story down at the wharf, in which Port Vila...
Friday, March 18, 2016
TJ Aumua PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): The kidnapping and attack on a local Vanuatu female tourism manager, Florence Lengkon, has stirred strong criticism of violence against...