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Human Rights

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 22:02
HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: UPDATES ON BURMA - COME ALONG TO HEAR OUR SPEAKERS: Stanley Saw Burmese migrant in NZ since 1977. He works in administration at Auckland University. He is an observer and...
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 21:44
A SOCIAL WORKER AND RESEARCHER SHARES HER UPDATES: Veronica Kanem, often known by her colleagues in New Zealand as Tri, is engaged on a masters study programme in Women and Gender studies at the...
Friday, March 21, 2014 - 14:22
BOOK LAUNCH: Don't Spoil My Beautiful Face: Media, Mayhem and Human Rights in the Pacific By David Robie. Foreword by Kalafi Moala Publisher: Little Island Press
Saturday, March 1, 2014 - 00:16
PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE SEMINAR: Three key notions of a professional free media that emerged more than two centuries ago were that the press should be 1) watchdogs on political abuse of power, 2)...
Friday, August 26, 2011 - 18:16
While the Indonesian army continues to dominate the indigenous inhabitants of West Papua, three friends gather in Melbourne to record outlawed folk songs with renowned Australian rock musicologist...
Saturday, August 6, 2011 - 12:24
The so-called Arab Spring has spawned a revolutionary wave across the Arab world - with protests and uprisings from Algeria to Saudi Arabia. Egypt, Tunisia and Libya have seen the biggest upheavals...
Friday, August 19, 2011 - 17:00
You are warmly invited to join Amnesty International and the Pacific Media Centre for the launch of a new human rights report on violence against women in the Pacific followed by a panel discussion...
Friday, July 15, 2011 - 18:53
Brother Number One, a New Zealand documentary about the torture and murder of yachtsman Kerry Hamill by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in 1978, has been launched at international film festivals in New...
Thursday, September 28, 2017
JAKARTA (Pacific Media Watch): Pacific support of West Papuan self-determination at the United Nations General Assembly has been labelled by Indonesia as “illegal”.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
By Mong Palatino JAKARTA (Global Voices/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian police in East Java are investigating a veteran journalist for comparing former President Megawati...
Friday, September 22, 2017
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): On the eve of New Zealand’s 2017 general election, Pacific Media Watch reports on whether West Papua features in the human rights and foreign affairs policies...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
By Jonas Cullwick PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu’s Prime Minister, Charlot Salwai Tabimasmas, says although the South Pacific Leaders Forum in Samoa discussed...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
By Ben Bilua HONIARA (Island Sun/Pacific Media Watch): The Solomon Islands has successfully moved a new agenda to include human rights on any agreement Pacific Island Countries signed with...
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
By Elizabeth Ah-Hi APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacific Media Watch): The Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Dame Meg Taylor, has promised protesters that their voice on West...
Monday, September 4, 2017
AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM The Wire/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): Calls for leaders of the Pacific Islands Forum to take decisive action over human rights abuses in West Papua is the focus of the...