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Human Rights

Friday, October 9, 2015
Pesi Fonua NUKU’ALOFA (Matangi Tonga/ Pacific Media Watch): The Tongan Parliament has rushed through two new Communications Bills to establish a new regulatory body that will have powers to...
Monday, October 5, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): A United Kingdom-based human rights organisation has condemned the media in Papua New Guinea for "representing the interests" of the...
Monday, October 5, 2015
WELLINGTON (Radio New Zealand International/ Solomon Star/ Pacific Media Watch): The Solomon Islands Prime Minister, Manasseh Sogavare, has called on France to implement the decolonisation process...
Friday, October 2, 2015
WELLINGTON (Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Beat/ Pacific Media Watch): Fiji has joined Australia in bidding for membership of the United Nations Human Rights Council. Fiji's Prime...
Friday, October 2, 2015
JAKARTA (Tabloid Jubi/ West Papua Daily/Pacific Media Watch): The Indonesian State Intelligence Agency (BIN- Badan Intelijen Negara) will form a team called the Papua Peace Task Force to resolve...
Monday, September 28, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Māori Television’s Native Affairs story on West Papua went to air tonight. This is the report by the first New Zealand television crew allowed into the...
Saturday, September 26, 2015
AUCKLAND (Māori Television/Pacific Media Watch): Māori Television's Native Affairs has gone inside the Jakarta-ruled Pacific region of West Papua, first New Zealand television crew to do so in...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
AUCKLAND (TV3/Te Waha Nui/Pacific Media Watch):  Kiribati's 'climate change refugee' Ioane Teitiota and his family have lost their campaign to stay in New Zealand. Associate...
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...