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Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 11:46
MILITARISATION IN THE PACIFIC: Women, peace and security: A conference organised by WILPF Aotearoa. The meeting is an opportunity to discuss and learn about issues of peace and security in the...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 20:34
The Umma Trust and the Pacific Media Centre warmly invite you to a public forum on “Muslim Women Rights is Human Rights”. Sisters in Islam is a Muslim Women's NGO in Malaysia...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Sheryl Ho NUKU'ALOFA (UNDP/Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): When Tonga went to the polls last month to elect new Members of Parliament, 16 women candidates representing different...
Monday, December 8, 2014
Ron Cerabona, Arts reporter for The Canberra Times CANBERRA (The Canberra Times/Pacific Media Watch): Photojournalist Vlad Sokhin has risked his life to document and raise awareness of gender and...
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Last month’s Fiji general election was historic because it brought about the first Parliament that has gathered in Fiji in eight years. But also because it set a new record for women...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
PORT MORESBY (ABC / PNG Loop / International Federation of Journalists / Pacific Media Watch): The National Broadcasting Corporation of Papua New Guinea has been forced to hire a private security...
Monday, October 6, 2014
The Kiribati government has pushed a new bill to reinstate capital punishment – a move said to be in response to public outrage over several violent murders this year. However, as Asia-...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Papua New Guinea is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for women to live in. While a series of images by photojournalist Vlad Sokhin are shocking, Lucas Dahlström of Asia-Pacific...
Friday, August 22, 2014
TJ Aumua PROFILE: After a busy morning speaking at a violence prevention forum and dealing with a batch of media interviews and countless handshakes, Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre coordinator...
Monday, June 2, 2014
AUCKLAND (WILPF Aotearoa / Pacific Media Watch): The local chapter of a global women's organisation has condemned the "dreadful crimes" against women, especially the killings of three...
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Daniel Drageset: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Oxfam New Zealand’s media manager characterises the conditions of many of the women in Papua New Guinea as “living in a war zone...
Sunday, September 15, 2013
Celine Kearney BOOK REVIEW: Don’t Ever Whisper is biography of Darlene Keju-Johnson, a Marshallese woman who reached out to a global audience about the health effects of US nuclear tests on her...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
BANGKOK (Partners for Prevention / Pacific Media Watch): A new United Nations study of 10,000 men in the Asia-Pacific region has found that nearly half of those men interviewed reported using...
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Michael Sergel and Finian Scott in Wellington: Pacific political leaders agree that action needs to be taken on gender equality in the region, although they disagree with the urgency of measures.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Wendy Bacon: OPINION: I had just finished watching an ABC Q&A show about feminism and decided to take a flick through the Sydney Morning Herald on iPad before retiring. I started noticing lots of...