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Media Freedom

Saturday, January 30, 2016
PORT VILA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu’s caretaker government has attacked the Vanuatu Daily Post for an outspoken editorial in Wednesday’s edition, titled ...
Saturday, January 30, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Sans Frontières/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has unveiled its new video campaign, War Reporters. Its release coincides with the publication of RSF...
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Denise Yeo AUCKLAND (AUT/AsiaPacificReport/Pacific Media Watch): AUT’s Pacific Media Centre and Evening Report editor Selwyn Manning have teamed up to launch Asia Pacific Report, a news...
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Tika Primandari JAKARTA (Tempo/Pacific Media Watch): Deputy Foreign Minister Abdurrahman Mohammad Fachir has denied that the Foreign Ministry has imposed a ban against foreign journalists from...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
SUVA (Radio NZ international/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's Media Industry Development Authority says media organisations should not publish or broadcast material in a form likely to promote...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch):  Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns the Indonesian government’s refusal to let French journalist Cyril Payen visit Indonesia...
Saturday, December 19, 2015
Dan McGarry PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): OP-ED: “I have been lucky,” said Marc Neil-Jones in his valedictory speech on Thursday. “I came to Vanuatu only...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Sans Frontières/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has published its annual worldwide round-up of journalists held hostage, imprisoned or missing.
Saturday, December 12, 2015
PORT MORESBY: (PNG Today/Pacific Media Watch): The Media Council of Papua New Guinea has expressed grave concerns at plans by the government to set up a Media Appeals Tribunal. Communications...
Thursday, December 10, 2015
PARIS (Global Voices Netizen Report/Pacific Media Watch): While the spectre of Daesh (ISIS) is nothing new for much of the Arab region, last month's attacks on Paris and Beirut brought...
Thursday, December 10, 2015
AsiaPacificReport.nz is a joint non-profit educational-industry venture between Multimedia Investments Ltd (Milnz.co.nz) and AUT’s Pacific Media Centre. It is due to be launched and begin...
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Gorethy Kenneth PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): Communications Minister Jimmy Miringtoro has announced plans to set up a Media Appeals Tribunal in the New Year targeting abuse...
Monday, December 7, 2015
TJ Aumua RESEARCH: Fiji has gained a reputation in the South Pacific for its four military coups that have forced the media to work under restrictive conditions for the past two decades. More...
Thursday, December 3, 2015
David Robie France detonated 193 nuclear tests in the South Pacific, at Moruroa and Fangataufa atolls, before halting the tests in 1996 in the face of Pacific-wide protests. On 10 July 1985, French...
Friday, November 20, 2015
AUCKLAND (Radio NZ International / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's student journalists have been told they can change the media climate in the country, but face enormous pressures to do so. As...