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Media Freedom

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
PARIS (RNZ Pacific/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Centre): Democracies across Asia and the Pacific are struggling to resist disinformation and protect press freedoms, according to a new report...
Monday, April 22, 2019
By Christia Marie Ramos MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Philippine journalist, editor and publisher Maria Ressa has been named among Time magazine...
Monday, April 22, 2019
TAMUNING, Guam (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Island Times/Pacific Media Watch): Traditional chiefs, members of the Council of Pilung from the four main islands of Yap, have written to the Yap...
Saturday, April 20, 2019
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji, New Zealand and Timor-Leste have made significant gains in the latest annual Reporters Without Borders World Press...
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
By David Robie AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A human rights defender and researcher has warned in a new book published on the eve of the Indonesian national elections today...
Monday, April 15, 2019
AUCKLAND (Newsroom/Pacific Media Watch): Newsroom published a three-part investigation into environmental destruction on Malolo Island, Fiji, last week. Co-editor Tim Murphy discussed with...
Friday, April 12, 2019
AUCKLAND (RNZ/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Media commentator Gavin Ellis has condemned the state of media freedom in Fiji in the wake of the arrests and detention of three Newsroom...
Thursday, April 11, 2019
JAYAPURA (Kumparan/Indoleft/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Indonesian Immigration Office in West Papua has warned that it will take firm action against foreign journalists trying to...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
ANALYSIS: By Dr Dominic O’Sullivan AUCKLAND (The Conversation/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): It is not unusual for Fiji to intimidate and imprison journalists.
Thursday, April 4, 2019
SUVA (RNZ News/Pacific Media Watch): Three New Zealand journalists were detained by Fijian police in Suva last night after trying to interview a controversial Chinese resort developer. Newsroom...
Saturday, March 30, 2019
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the trumped-up charges that were brought this week against Maria Ressa, executive editor of the...
Thursday, March 28, 2019
OPINION: By Michael Andrew, of Pacific Media Watch AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The New Zealand mainstream media has done two things in the past fortnight – it’s...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): In a report titled China’s Pursuit of a New World Media Order, the Paris-based global watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has...
Monday, March 25, 2019
By Colin Peacock, editor of Mediawatch NZ WELLINGTON (RNZ/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The attack in Christchurch has forced New Zealand news media to rethink the way they work, whose...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
By Shailendra Singh SUVA (Pacific Media Centre/University of the South Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): The University of the South Pacific’s recent 50th anniversary marked 30 years of...