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Media Freedom

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 22:01
THE PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE will be participating in a Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Asia Pacific region summit in Paris. RSF is running training courses and assessing its work in the region....
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 21:05
PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE SEMINAR 3/2018: WPFD, INDONESIA AND ‘OPEN DOOR’ TO WEST PAPUA As the world marks World Press Freedom Day on May 3, Pacific Media Centre’s director, Professor...
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 18:12
WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY 2017 Critical Minds for Critical Times: Media’s role in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies A day for West Papua media freedom Every year, May 3 is a...
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...
Saturday, August 18, 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (Asian Correspondent/Pacific Media Watch): Malaysia has repealed its controversial Anti-Fake News Act, barely five months after the law was passed and widely criticised for imposing...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on Nauru to rescind its decision to bar Australia’s public radio and TV broadcaster, ABC, from...
Sunday, August 12, 2018
There has been much wringing of hands over Nauru’s ban on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation for next month’s Pacific Islands Forum leaders’ summit. But, reports Sri...
Friday, August 10, 2018
DHAKA (Global Voices/Pacific Media Watch): Late on the night of August 5, 2018, award-winning Bangladeshi photographer and activist Dr Shahidul Alam was forcibly abducted from his house in...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
MELBOURNE: (JERAA/Pacific Media Watch): The Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia, the peak body for journalism academics, supports the rights of educators to...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
By Leilani Sitagata of Pacific Media Watch AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s cutback in services to the Asia-Pacific region has...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
MANILA (International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines/Pacific Media Watch): A retired 80-year-old law professor, Gill Boehringer, was detained on arrival at Manila yesterday and told...