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Friday, March 21, 2014 - 14:22
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 - 18:53
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...
Monday, October 20, 2014
Trevor Timm SAN FRANCISCO (Freedom Of The Press Foundation/Pacific Media Watch): On October 6, New Zealand police raided the house of one of the country’s best independent investigative...
Friday, October 10, 2014
SYDNEY (Radio Australia / Lateline / Pacific Media Watch): Indonesians studying in Australia are being employed as spies by the Indonesian government, claim West Papuan independence activists.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Wendy Bacon ANALYSIS: We need to recognise that the fact that major media organisations send in a collective submission does not mean they can be relied upon to actively protect their watchdog role....
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
YAREN DISTRICT, Nauru (Sydney Morning Herald / The Guardian / Pacific Media Watch): Documents leaked to The Guardian newspaper show that security guards in Australia's deportation centre on...
Monday, October 6, 2014
The Kiribati government has pushed a new bill to reinstate capital punishment – a move said to be in response to public outrage over several violent murders this year. However, as Asia-...
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Julia Suryakusuma, the author of Julia’s Jihad, tries to untangle the contradictions of press freedom in Indonesia with the unrelenting stranglehold on West Papua amid controversy over the...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Mere Naleba SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): National Federation Party president Tupou Draunidalo is thankful that winning three seats in Parliament will allow the party to seek...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
MELBOURNE (Radio Australia / Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): Reporters without Borders and the New Zealand-based Pacific Media Centre have called for Fiji to repeal its Media...
Saturday, September 20, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Election authorities in Fiji say they say they will consider allegations of irregularities in Wednesday’s ballot but are not satisfied with...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
AUCKLAND ( Radio NZ International / Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch):  The Paris-based global media freedom organisation Reporters Without Borders has condemned the media blackout in...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
PARIS (Reporters sans Frontières / Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders condemns the drastic media blackout that Fiji’s government imposed for the past two days on today...
Monday, September 15, 2014
Mads Anneberg in Suva SUVA (Republika / Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): National and international media today challenged the Media Industry Development Authority chairman, Ashwin Raj,...
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Avinesh Gopal SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): The main polling day for the Fiji general election is just three days away. With 591,095 registered voters, the 2014 election started two...