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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...
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
WELLINGTON (Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch): The Indonesian Foreign Minister is visiting New Zealand this week and met her counterpart Murray McCully amid calls in Parliament...
Saturday, February 28, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Today/Radio Australia/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia's Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has arrived in Papua New Guinea at the start of a three-country tour through the Pacific...
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Kristian Lasslett MELBOURNE (Arena Magazine/Pacific Media Watch):  COMMENTARY: Mr Pip, a recent film set during the 1990s Bougainville war, deals with the disorienting impact of sudden trauma...
Thursday, February 19, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea Enterprises and State Investment Minister Ben Micah has rejected suggestions that the Prime Minister's announcement of a...
Saturday, February 7, 2015
MELBOURNE (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): A prominent Australian human rights lawyer has welcomed a statement of support for West Papuans by Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill,...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
BRUSSELS (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and UNESCO–Beirut Office has launched a workshop to develop a safety...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
AUCKLAND (Al Jazeera English/Pacific Media Watch): INTERVIEW: New Zealand's four-time women's squash world champion Dame Susan Devoy was appointed as her country's Race Relations...
Friday, January 23, 2015
WELLINGTON (Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch): Kiribati has been praised at the United Nations Human Rights Council for its progress in recent years - especially over climate...
Friday, January 16, 2015
Michael Brull: COMMENT: Our defence of 'freedom of speech' appears to be qualified by whether or not we actually find the speech offensive.