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Media Freedom

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 19:12
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 - 11:15
The annual UNESCO World Press Freedom Day lecture series launched in New Zealand in 2013 will continue this year.
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
Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 13:51
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 - 15:40
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 - 10:57
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, November 20, 2017
PUBLICATION: The Pacific Media Centre at Auckland University of Technology is highlighting the threats to media freedom in the Asia-Pacific region in an event next week marking its 10th anniversary,...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned moves by Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pōhiva’s government to "gag" the Tonga...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
NUKU'ALOFA (Matangi Tonga/Pacific Media Watch): Matangi Tonga has hit-out at what it says are attempts by the government to take over and “muzzle” the Tonga Broadcasting Commission...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
By Kalino Latu AUCKLAND (Kaniva Tonga/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Tonga Broadcasting Commission was restructured to save it from being closed down, says the commission’s...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
By Mong Palatino JAKARTA (Global Voices/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian police in East Java are investigating a veteran journalist for comparing former President Megawati...
Monday, September 11, 2017
AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM The Wire/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): Political upheaval in Tonga in the wake of King Tupou VI's decision to dismiss Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pōhiva, dissolve...
Monday, September 11, 2017
By Joyetter Feagaimaali'i-Laumanu APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacific Media Watch): An alleged incident involving a Tahitian camerawoman during the official opening of the 48th Pacific Islands Forum...
Monday, September 4, 2017
DOHA (Al Jazeera English/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): One of Cambodia’s last remaining independent newspapers has announced it is closing today after 24 years, the latest in a...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Samoa Observer editor Mata'afa Keni Lesa has responded to comments by Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi accusing the media of being lazy and...