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Human Rights

Friday, March 24, 2017
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A NZ Special Air Service soldier has confirmed civilians were killed in a 2010 raid carried out by the unit and says the truth...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By Pacific Media Watch editor Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Bookstore owners, writers, authors, family, friends and a group hopeful of West Papuan independence...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Ahead of the launch of her debut novel The Earth Cries Out, author Bonnie Etherington talks with Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Kendall Hutt about the grief and loss intertwined with...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its Asia-Pacific affiliates today demanded meaningful action against the...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): The New Zealand Herald has launched a campaign this week against poverty in the Pacific with aid agency partner World Vision, publishing a series...
Monday, March 6, 2017
Protesters from the Papuan Student Alliance (AMP) and religious pupils from an Islamic boarding school (pesantren) have faced off against each other at the Malan city hall in East Java. Both...
Sunday, March 5, 2017
SYDNEY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian-based West Papuan solidarity group today called on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to raise the issues of human rights violations and...
Friday, March 3, 2017
NEW YORK (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A Vanuatu cabinet minister has delivered a stinging condemnation of Indonesia over the “grave situation” on human rights violations...
Saturday, February 18, 2017
By Tara Nissl JAKARTA (Engage Media/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Eight journalists from eight Indonesian media outlets traveled to West Papua earlier this month to investigate media...
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Len Garae PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Asia Pacific Report): The five most prominent ni-Vanuatu charitable organisations in the country — led by the Vanuatu Free West Papua Association (...
Sunday, December 18, 2016
Duncan Graham AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report / Pacific Media Watch): Greig Cunningham wants to know how and why his brother Gary died. The New Zealand news cameraman was killed in 1975 by...
Friday, December 16, 2016
Colette Davidson NEW YORK (The Street / Pacific Media Watch): When journalist and media activist Victor Mambor wants information from inside Papua, Indonesia, he knows how to get it — he has...
Saturday, December 10, 2016
ANALYSIS: On International Anti-Corruption Day today, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is highlighting the important role that journalists play in exposing scandals, sometimes at the highest...
Friday, December 9, 2016
PARIS (Agence France-Presse / Pacific Media Watch): Will Vassilopoulos, an Agence France-Presse (AFP) stringer since 2011, has won the Rory Peck award recognising the work of the world's best...
Thursday, December 1, 2016
About 20 academics, librarians, journalists, students and Pacific issues activists gathered at the Pacific Media Centre at noon today for a Morning Star flag-raising ceremony as part of global...