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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...
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Jarad Savage
Monday, April 14, 2014
PORT MORESBY (Pacific Media Watch / The Australian / Radio New Zealand International): The Papua New Guinean Opposition Leader, Belden Namah, has criticised the government's new "cyber...
Friday, April 11, 2014
AUCKLAND (Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Watch): A media non-government organisation in Fiji says there needs to be more clarity about the role of institutions like the Media...
Saturday, April 5, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Pacific Scoop): Australian suppression of secret papers about Indonesian atrocities in Timor-Leste, "behind bars" protests against Indonesian oppression in...
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Philip Dorling of The Sydney Morning Herald The Australian federal government has successfully blocked the release of secret archives that would reveal Australian knowledge of Indonesian war...
Friday, April 4, 2014
SO THERE we have it. Fiji’s Media Industry Development Authority chairperson Ashwin Raj is going to stamp out all hate and race speech in his country with the stroke of a decree-backed pen...
Saturday, March 29, 2014
SUVA (Radio NZ International / Pacific Media Watch): An academic says Fiji's new electoral decree is largely fair, and compares to those of Australia and New Zealand, but it does contain some...
Thursday, March 27, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International / Radio Australia): Fiji's media authority plans to keep a tight rein on political reporting of the upcoming general election due by...
Monday, March 24, 2014
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald / APNZ / Pacific Media Watch): The New Zealand Press Council will offer membership to blogs and digital media and will get tougher powers for dealing with complaints...
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Bal Kama: ANALYSIS: The Nauru crisis is similar to that of Fiji when the current military regime first came to power in 2006 and the 2011-2012 impasses in Papua New Guinea. However, while Fiji and...
Thursday, March 13, 2014
JAYAPURA (Papuans Behind Bars  / Pacific Media Watch): There are at least 76 political prisoners in West Papuan jails, a new report from Papuans Behind Bars has revealed.   ...
Monday, March 10, 2014
BACKGROUNDER: Jason Brown reports on Samoa's draft Media Council Bill for fielding public complaints. A draft bill for a planned media complaints council in Samoa proposes significant new “...
Monday, March 10, 2014
DILI (The Diplomat / Café Pacific / La’o Hamutuk / Sydney Morning Herald): The Journalists Association of Timor-Leste has joined local non-government organisations in condemning a...