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Human Rights

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Denise Yeo AUCKLAND (AUT/AsiaPacificReport/Pacific Media Watch): AUT’s Pacific Media Centre and Evening Report editor Selwyn Manning have teamed up to launch Asia Pacific Report, a news...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
DILI (ANTI/Pacific Media Watch): Human rights advocates have appealed to President Joko Widodo to "end impunity and consolidate democracy" on the eve of his first visit to Timor-Leste...
Monday, January 25, 2016
John Pilger: ANALYSIS: This truth has no place in the Australian consciousness. Among settler nations with indigenous populations, apart from a facile “apology” in 2008, only Australia...
Monday, January 18, 2016
In 2016, one doesn’t have to be Adolf Eichmann to be executed in Israel – it’s enough to be a teenage Palestinian girl with scissors, writes Hareetz columnist Gideon Levy.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch):  Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns the Indonesian government’s refusal to let French journalist Cyril Payen visit Indonesia...
Monday, January 11, 2016
Ayomi Amindoni and Victor Mambor JAYAPURA (Jakarta Post/Tabloid Jubi/Pacific Media Watch): President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo of Indonesia has expressed a commitment to resolve a number of...
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Ryan Dagur JAKARTA (UCA News/Pacific Media Watch): A lack of trust between the Indonesian government and the people of Papua has jeopardised hopes for a lasting peace in the restive province,...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Now more than ever, say activists, media access to West Papua is crucial in order to bring global attention to a planned smelter, and to give the world a true understanding of the human rights...
Thursday, December 10, 2015
SUVA (ICAAD/Pacific Media Watch): Gender discrimination has affected sentence outcomes in more than 50 percent of sexual and gender-based violence cases in Pacific Island countries, says the...
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): A group of postgraduate students and staff today raised the West Papuan flag on campus at Auckland University of Technology in solidarity for Papuan self-...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
SUVA (Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Watch): Senior media representatives in Fiji say several unsuccessful attempts were made to try and secure compensation for the veteran former...
Friday, November 13, 2015
OPINION: Martyn Bradbury of The Daily Blog: RNZ reports… Figures released by Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton on people detained at Christmas Island showed of the 199...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
SUVA (Global Post / AFP /Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's police chief has resigned abruptly, accusing the military of interfering with his job. Highly respected South African Ben Groenewald has...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Dutch film maker Rohan Radheya has released a new independent documentary film on human rights and life in West Papua. A trailer for Melanesian Dreams has been...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
AUCKLAND (Māori Television / Pacific Media Watch): A detainee at Australia's Christmas Island Immigration Detention centre says armed officers have moved in to take back control of the facility...