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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...
Sunday, October 7, 2018
SYDNEY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Health and human rights advocates fear the mental ill-health of refugees on Nauru could worsen following the Pacific government’s move to...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
By Rahul Bhattarai AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): US/Palestinian author and a journalist Dr Ramzy Baroud vowed today that Palestinians would never be defeated by the Israelis...
Sunday, May 6, 2018
By RNZ Mediawatch presenter Colin Peacock WELLINGTON (RNZ Mediawatch/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders said last Monday’s bombing in Kabul killed more journalists than any...
Sunday, March 25, 2018
By Colin Peacock of RNZ Mediawatch WELLINGTON (Asia Pacific Report/RNZ Mediawatch/Pacific Media Watch): While a former US President’s visit preoccupied the New Zealand media this week, the...
Thursday, March 22, 2018
By Ryan Dagur JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/UCA News/Pacific Media Watch): A wave of protests has swept Indonesia in recent days after legislation criminalising criticism of lawmakers took...
Saturday, March 17, 2018
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An advocacy group, West Papua Action Auckland, has urged New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to raise human rights and the “suffering...
Monday, February 26, 2018
By Nasik Swami SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission director and Media Industry Development Authority chairperson Ashwin Raj says he does...