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Media Freedom

Thursday, April 28, 2016
PORT VILA (Pacific Islands News Association/Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Islands News Association says it is disturbed by what it sees as government harassment and...
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Nasik Swami SUVA (The Fiji Times/ Pacific Media Watch): The issue of freedom of speech and how it is defined in Fiji's context has been central to many debates locally and internationally....
Saturday, April 23, 2016
BRUSSELS (International Federation of Journalists/European Federation of Journalists): Legislators must take concrete steps against unfair contractual clauses in their laws. This is the message put...
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Nasik Swami SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Stop being selective when choosing which media organisation you want to talk to, the Fiji Media Industry Development Authority director,...
Friday, April 22, 2016
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists and the South East Asia Journalist Unions (SEAJU) have joined international...
Friday, April 22, 2016
Kalafi Moala NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga (Pacific Media Watch): The man who was once jailed for his stand for press freedom in the kingdom of Tonga has now breached the same freedom by ordering a...
Thursday, April 21, 2016
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ International/Dateline Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): A media forum in Fiji has heard the fear of retribution is a barrier to reporting human rights stories in the Pacific,...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): The media freedom situation has worsened significantly or stagnated in most of the Asia-Pacific region, reports the Paris-based global media...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ International/Dateline Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): One of the few dissident voices in the Fiji news media, Professor Wadan Narsey, has ended his campaign of political dissent...
Thursday, April 7, 2016
MALÉ, Maldives (International Federation of Journalists/ Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists joins its affiliate, the Maldives Journalists Association, in...
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Auckland University of Technology honours graduate journalist TJ Aumua has been appointed contributing editor for the Pacific Media Watch freedom project in 2016....
Sunday, April 3, 2016
David Robie RESEARCH: Fiji  was  a  media  pariah  among  Pacific  nations,  as  well  as  a  political  outcast,  for  much...
Saturday, March 19, 2016
MELBOURNE (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): Investigative journalist Adele Ferguson has accepted the Graham Perkin journalist of the year award at the state of Victoria's Quills, using her speech...
Friday, March 18, 2016
Dan McGarry PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Julian Ligo recently published an online piece purporting to tell the “real” story down at the wharf, in which Port Vila...
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
SYDNEY(ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): The ABC Four Corners news team in Malaysia have been told they will not be charged over an incident with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak only hours after...