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Human Rights

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
AUCKLAND (TV3 News/Pacific Media Watch): A Kiribati man fighting to stay in New Zealand will take his case to Parliament. Ioane Teitiota went all the way to the Supreme Court in his unsuccessful...
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Alistar Kata AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand has a rich history in activism and protest, most of which stems from a passion to promote peace globally, a movement that is also relevant...
Thursday, September 17, 2015
SUVA (ULMWP/Pacific Media Watch): The United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) looks forward to a positive progress from the recent Pacific Forum leaders’ decision on West Papua and...
Saturday, September 12, 2015
PORT MORESBY (ULMWP/Pacific Media Watch): The Solomon Islands Special Envoy on West Papua, Mathew Wale, today cautiously welcomed the decision by the Pacific Islands Forum leaders to take forward a...
Friday, September 11, 2015
Koro Vaka'uta and the PNG media PORT MORESBY (Radio New Zealand International/ PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Forum leaders summit has concluded without unity on climate...
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Brian Rudman OPINION: AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): Watching the true confessions of Jean-Luc Kister, the French government frogman who blew up the Rainbow Warrior in downtown...
Monday, September 7, 2015
PORT MORESBY (Radio NZ International/The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Pacific leaders gather this week in Papua New Guinea for their annual summit and West Papuan leader and freedom campaigner...
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Stephanie Juleff ARAWA (ABC Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): More than 100 people, whose relatives vanished during the Bougainville civil war, have marched through the town of Arawa calling for...
Monday, August 24, 2015
Adam Morton HONIARA (The Age, Melbourne/Papua New Guinea Mine Watch/Pacific Media Watch): The new owner of a Solomon Islands gold mine has launched an extraordinary attack on the Australian...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Island Forum (PIF) leaders meeting in Papua New Guinea is a few weeks away and the secretary-general for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (...
Saturday, August 8, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders is appalled to learn that Niloy Neel, a secularist blogger and activist who had been threatened by Islamist...
Saturday, August 8, 2015
NEW YORK (Cultural Survival/Pacific Media Watch): August 9 was first proclaimed International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by the United Nations in 1994 to promote and protect the...
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Tilman Ruff ANALYSIS: The survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings have borne the legacy of terrible injuries and scars on top of the cataclysmic trauma of what they witnessed. They have also...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
SYDNEY (Tasmanian Times/AWPA/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian-based West Papuan solidarity group has appealed to the Pacific Islands Forum to face up to the "deteriorating human rights...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Alistar Kata AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Most audiences are used to seeing Wairere Tame Iti as the Māori activist, who most notably shot the Australian flag at a 2005 Waitangi Tribunal hearing...