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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...
Sunday, February 18, 2018
NEW YORK (Committee to Protect Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Indian authorities and the National Investigative Agency (NIA) to...
Sunday, February 18, 2018
PORT MORESBY (Loop PNG/PNG Media Council/Pacific Media Watch): The Media Council of Papua New Guinea has blamed "primitive, close-minded thinking", and a general lack of understanding of...
Friday, February 16, 2018
EDITORIAL OPINION: Dan McGarry and Marc Neil-Jones of the Vanuatu Daily Post call for media associations and professionals throughout the Pacific to act to protect their freedom. PORT VILA (...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
SUVA (Islands Business/Fiji Broadcasting Corporation/Pacific Media Watch): Islands Business managing director and editor Samisoni Pareti has again been questioned by Fiji police over an online...
Thursday, February 15, 2018
By Aqela Susu SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): High Court judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe will next month hear submissions on the defence's objections to amended information filed...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
SUVA (RNZ/Pacific Media Watch): The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights says the limits imposed on journalists in Fiji are "highly worrying''. Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein...
Monday, February 12, 2018
By Solomone Rabulu SUVA (Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji police questioned Islands Business former publisher Netani Rika, group editor-in-chief Samisoni Pareti and reporter Nanise Volau...
Sunday, February 11, 2018
SUVA (Islands Business/Pacific Media Watch): Islands Business managing director Samisoni Pareti and journalist Nanise Volau have been questioned by Fiji police over a story published online by the...
Friday, February 9, 2018
AUCKLAND (Newshub/Pacific Media Watch): Authorities in Kiribati are blocking international journalists from entering the country to report on the sinking of the passenger ferry, the MV Butiraoi,...