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Freedom Of Expression

Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 11:15
The annual UNESCO World Press Freedom Day lecture series launched in New Zealand in 2013 will continue this year.
Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 13:51
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 - 17:36
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 - 20:46
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 - 10:57
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...
Friday, March 17, 2017
By Bruce Hill MELBOURNE (ABC Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): Tongan Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva is defending his call for the national Tomgan Broadcasting Commission to be closed down or sold...
Monday, March 13, 2017
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Award-winning  Auckland University of Technology graduate journalist Kendall Hutt has been appointed contributing editor for the Pacific Media Watch freedom...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
By Vijay Narayan and Semi Turaga SUVA (Fijivillage.com/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji’s Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Lee Burney has informed the High Court in...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Peni Shute SUVA (Newswire Fiji/Pacific Media Watch): Former Fiji prime minister and coup leader Sitiveni Rabuka says Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama does not understand the meaning of secularism...
Friday, July 22, 2016
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch/Fijileaks): The investigative blog Fijileaks, which specialises in revelations about the Bainimarama post-coup regime and post-2014 election government and corruption...
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
AUCKLAND (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The president of Papua New Guinea's media council says there is a need for the country's media ethics codes to be revised. Alex...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
David Robie MANILA (Pacific Media Watch): Strained relations between the President-elect of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, and much of the news media before he even takes office pose challenging...
Saturday, June 18, 2016
Dana Wensley OPINION: There are as many ways to control the media as there are styles of government. The continuing ban on TVNZ reporter Barbara Dreaver by the Fiji government is part of an ongoing...
Friday, June 17, 2016
AUCKLAND (Radio Waatea/The Daily Blog/Pacific Media Watch): Radio Waatea and The Daily Blog's Fifth Estate focuses on "recent heated tensions across the Pacific". In studio, Otara-...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Claire Trevett of the New Zealand Herald AUCKLAND (The New Zealand Herald/ Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister John Key says he will raise the Fiji government's ongoing ban on some New...