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Wednesday, March 5, 2014
UNITED NATIONS (UN Web / Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu Prime Minister Moana Carcasses Kalosil has condemned the international community’s “neglect” of the voices of the Papuan...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Vanuatu Prime Minister Moana Carcasses Kalosil has condemned the international community’s “neglect” of the voices of the Papuan people in protest over the repression by Indonesia...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
SYDNEY (Radio New Zealand International/Herald Sun/Info Link/Pacific Media Watch): Five well known artists have pulled out of the Sydney Biennale over its refusal to drop sponsorship of Transfield...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Phelim Kine OPINION: JAKARTA (Al Jazeera/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia has a problem with Joshua Oppenheimer’s documentary The Act of Killing.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Advocates, campaigners,  journalists and researchers gathered at New Zealand's AUT University at the weekend to honour past campaigns for the Nuclear-Free and Independent Pacific Movement...
Monday, March 3, 2014
An Australian union conference has thrown its weight behind efforts to increase levels of unionisation of gasfields workers in Papua New Guinea.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
Anna Magavu AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Fresh calls have been made for the New Zealand government to end its three-year, $6.34 million project training Indonesian police who are involved in the...
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Youth delegates from nuclear-affected countries – from Japan to Kazakhstan to the Pacific – are gathering in the Marshall Islands to mark the 60th anniversary of the Castle Bravo...
Thursday, February 27, 2014
YOGYAKARTA (Jakarta Post/Pacific Media Watch): A solidarity rally was organised in the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta on Tuesday as a mark of protest against an incident in which  petrol bombs...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
AUCKLAND (Little Island Press/Pacific Media Watch): A comprehensive "hidden stories of the Pacific" media and communication book about the region's major issues over the past two...
Thursday, February 20, 2014
MELBOURNE (Australian Community Radio's The Wire/Cafe Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters all over the planet die to tell stories. From the Philippines where journalists were massacred in...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
New Matilda editor Marni Cordell At least one person is dead and dozens injured after Papua New Guinean police opened fire at the Manus Island detention centre last night, a local source has...
Saturday, February 15, 2014
Scott MacWilliam: ANALYSIS: When relations between economically and politically dominant and subordinate countries are described, metaphors are often employed. Australia has been described as a...
Monday, January 27, 2014
Paul Benseman: SPECIAL REPORT: Tales emerge of a brutal crackdown on suspected West Papuan separatists by police with NZ training. 
Monday, January 27, 2014
AUCKLAND (Green Party/Pacific Media Watch): The Green Party is calling on the New Zealand government to end its $6.3 million police training programme in West Papua in light of new evidence from a...