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Human Rights

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/ Pacific Media Watch): Women in Vanuatu’s capital have banned together to call for an end to violence against women. The Vanuatu Daily Post reported that a...
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
SUVA (RNZ International/ Pacific Media Watch): Fiji is the 159th state to ratify the Convention Against Torture with its recent submission to the UN General Assembly, reports RNZ International....
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Video and photos by Del Abcede AUCKLAND (AsiaPacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Māori protesters at the forefront of a massive people’s protest for democracy in Auckland today against the...
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...