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Friday, March 21, 2014 - 13:22
BOOK LAUNCH: Don't Spoil My Beautiful Face: Media, Mayhem and Human Rights in the Pacific By David Robie. Foreword by Kalafi Moala Publisher: Little Island Press
Friday, July 15, 2011 - 17:53
Brother Number One, a New Zealand documentary about the torture and murder of yachtsman Kerry Hamill by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in 1978, has been launched at international film festivals in New...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
MADANG (PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): A peaceful protest in Madang turned nasty yesterday, leaving one boy dead, scores wounded and business houses destroyed by looters and "...
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
JAKARTA (ANTARA News/Pacific Media Watch): The executive director of the national news agency Antara, Saiful Hadi, says Indonesia should penalise journalists, including those from abroad, who...
Friday, May 29, 2015
JAKARTA (ANTARA News/ Pacific Media Watch): Journalism education is important for Papuans, now that foreign journalists and international organisations have been given open access to Papua and West...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
JAKARTA (ANTARA News/ The Jakarta Post/ Pacific Media Watch): Foreign journalists who wish to cover Papua should abide by the laws of Indonesia, says Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and...
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Vijay Narayan SUVA (FijiVillage.com/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji opposition’s motion to review or repeal the Media Industry Development Decree 2010 has been defeated in Parliament. The...
Thursday, May 7, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The common imagery of Israeli airstrikes, destruction of property and the loss of human life is how international audiences see the Israeli-Palestinian relationship...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
MELBOURNE (Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia/Pacific Media Watch): The Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia (JERAA), as a body representing academics...
Monday, April 27, 2015
CILACAP, Indonesia (Pacific Scoop/AFP/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia has signalled it is determined to push ahead with the execution of eight foreign drug convicts, despite a growing wave of...
Saturday, April 25, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Today/Pacific Media Watch): Management of Papua New Guinea's state-run National Broadcasting Corporation is taking drastic action against both current and former staff of the...
Monday, April 20, 2015
David Robie ANALYSIS: While the Multinational Observer Group’s final report on the first post-coup Fiji general election since 2006 last week found the poll “credible” - as expected...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Gemima Harvey RESEARCH: West Papua is a region fraught with tension, where the Indigenous population is intimidated and repressed to prevent the voicing of political views.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Freddy Mou PORT MORESBY (PNG Loop/Pacific Media Watch): A final clearance from Prime Minister Peter O’Neill will determine if exiled West Papuan human rights leader Benny Wenda gets deported...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
SUVA (Fijileaks/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji Trade Unions Congress has accused the Fiji government of "misleading" the United Nations Human Rights Council over the legitimacy of the...