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Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 10:15
The annual UNESCO World Press Freedom Day lecture series launched in New Zealand in 2013 will continue this year.
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
Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 12:51
Professor Mark Pearson: The May 3 UNESCO World Press Freedom Day 2013 lecture at AUT University's new Sir Paul Reeves communications precinct hosted by the Pacific Media Centre with support from...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 14:40
This symposium will consider various models of comparative journalism and examine Western values of media freedom and democracy. A special edition of PJR will be published.
Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 09:57
SEMINAR/VIDEO Is the Pacific media freedom issue as serious as it is presented or is it driven by donor agendas? Or, on the other hand, is it worse than generally perceived around the region and can...
Monday, May 23, 2016
Jocelyn Gecker BANGKOK: (Japan Times/ Pacific Media Watch): In the early evening of May 22, 2014, all TV screens in Thailand turned blue and up flashed an army emblem. That was the first sign of...
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...
Thursday, May 12, 2016
AUCKLAND (Otago Daily Post/ Newstalk ZB/ Pacific Media Watch): Fears have been raised about a proposed merger of NZME and Fairfax New Zealand - the two news companies that own most of newspapers...
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Sans Frontieres/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on Indonesia’s authorities to stop violating the rights of journalists in West Papua, where...
Monday, May 9, 2016
SYDNEY (MEAA/ Pacific Media Watch): The Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA) has released its annual 2016 Media Freedom Report titled: Criminalising the Truth, Suppressing the Right to...
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...
Saturday, May 7, 2016
JAYAPURA (Tabloid Jubi/Pacific Media Watch): Journalists were banned from covering the arrest of protesters supporting the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) and who were the...
Saturday, May 7, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Student protesters at the national university in Papua New Guinea demonstrating against the government, claiming it is eroding democracy,...
Friday, May 6, 2016
Bambang Muryanto YOGYAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia’s National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM) will investigate alleged human rights...
Friday, May 6, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Papua New Guinea Today/Pacific Media Watch): The  Media  Council  of  Papua  New  Guinea  has  appealed  to  ...