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Human Rights

Friday, December 9, 2016
PARIS (Agence France-Presse / Pacific Media Watch): Will Vassilopoulos, an Agence France-Presse (AFP) stringer since 2011, has won the Rory Peck award recognising the work of the world's best...
Thursday, December 1, 2016
About 20 academics, librarians, journalists, students and Pacific issues activists gathered at the Pacific Media Centre at noon today for a Morning Star flag-raising ceremony as part of global...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
BANGKOK (The Committee to Protect Journalists/Pacific Media Watch):The Committee to Protect Journalists' (CPJ) senior Southeast Asia representative, Shawn Crispin, said that if the Myanmar...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
SUVA (SPC/Pacific Media Watch):A new research report assess the political profile and the human rights developments in each of the 16-member countries of the Pacific Islands Forum. Published...
Thursday, August 25, 2016
SUVA (Fiji Times/Medical Services Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): A new mobile application launched this week aims to empower young women and girls by providing them with vital health and well-being...
Friday, July 29, 2016
By DAVID ROBIE SURPRISING that a conference involving some of the brightest minds in journalism education from around the world should be ignored by New Zealand’s local media. Some 220...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
DUNEDIN (Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand news media are “ignoring” the biggest story in the Pacific region in spite of a social media revolution taking the storytelling to the world...
Friday, May 27, 2016
ISTANBUL (Reuters/PACNEWS/Pacific Media Watch): Tuvalu's Prime Minister has called for a United Nations resolution to create a legal and international framework to protect people who are...
Thursday, May 26, 2016
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/ Asia Pacific Report/ Pacific Media Watch): West Papuan leaders, through the Vanuatu Free West Papua Association in Port Vila, have rejected the Indonesian government...
Friday, May 20, 2016
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Children are often overlooked among the many millions around the globe who are refugees or those who are seeking asylum. Even still— many...
Thursday, May 19, 2016
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ Pacific Media Watch): The Jakarta Post has published an article this week that touched on the Indonesian occupation of West Papua and the violation of human rights...
Saturday, May 7, 2016
OPINION: By Rev Benny Giay   LAST MONDAY, Indonesian police arrested more than 1600 people in Jayapura, Papua. They were rallying in support of a coalition of groups representing West...
Thursday, April 21, 2016
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ International/Dateline Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): A media forum in Fiji has heard the fear of retribution is a barrier to reporting human rights stories in the Pacific,...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Felix Chaudhary NADI, Fiji (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Women and girls' news and issues make up only 24 percent of all reports in print, radio and television media. This was the...
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Margaret Wise NADi, Fiji (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Giving voice to the voiceless and championing the rights of all people is essentially about telling the truth. And that is how...