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Indigenous

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
Ryan Dagur JAKARTA (UCAnews/Pacific Media Watch): A leader of a Jakarta-based indigenous people's organisation has expressed disappointment at the agreement recently adopted at the Paris...
Friday, September 11, 2015
Makereta Komai of Pacnews PORT MORESBY (Pacnews/PNGLoop/Pacific Media Watch): Solomon Islands will not be intimidated by Indonesia or other countries in the Pacific Islands Forum in its push for...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Island Forum (PIF) leaders meeting in Papua New Guinea is a few weeks away and the secretary-general for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Jessica Terrell HONOLULU, HAWAI'I (Honolulu Civil Beat/ Pacific Media Watch): Thousands of native Hawai'ians and other residents have mobilised in Waikiki, Hawai'i, for the “...
Saturday, August 8, 2015
NEW YORK (Cultural Survival/Pacific Media Watch): August 9 was first proclaimed International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by the United Nations in 1994 to promote and protect the...
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Moana Maniapoto AUCKLAND (Waatea News.com/Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: There’s a new treaty in town. It looked as though Waitangi was a game changer in 1840. But this deal is something...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Alistar Kata AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Most audiences are used to seeing Wairere Tame Iti as the Māori activist, who most notably shot the Australian flag at a 2005 Waitangi Tribunal hearing...
Sunday, July 19, 2015
AUCKLAND (Māori Television/Pacific Media Watch): A packed audience gave a standing ovation at the premiere of the documentary The Price of Peace at the New Zealand International Film Festival today...
Saturday, June 20, 2015
HONIARA (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): A Dutch journalist who has been travelling in Indonesia's Papua region says the depth of local support for a West Papuan application to...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Sally Round WELLINGTON (Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): Indigenous chiefs from Fiji are calling on United Nation (UN) experts and agencies to step in over alleged...
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Moana Maniapoto: OPINION: The way I see it John Campbell doesn’t ask questions simply for the sport of it or to boost his own ego. Campbell is doing what a good journalist should do –...
Thursday, April 9, 2015
LONDON (TAPOL/Minority Rights Group International/Pacific Media Watch): New video footage showing the bloody aftermath of the Paniai massacre in West Papua highlights the urgent need for Indonesia...
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Ariane Adam AUCKLAND (AUT University/Pacific Media Watch): Support from the "critical mass" is needed to realise full indigenous language revitalisation, a cultural summit organised by...
Monday, March 30, 2015
BRISBANE (Free West Papua Campaign/Pacific Media Watch): West Papuan leaders of the newly formed United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP), including Benny Wenda, Octovianus Mote and Rex...