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Media Freedom

Friday, November 20, 2015
AUCKLAND (Radio NZ International / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's student journalists have been told they can challenge the country's heady media climate but face pressures in doing so. The...
Sunday, November 15, 2015
Chauncey DeVega PARIS (Salon / Pacific Media Watch) COMMENT: In a still developing situation, the city of Paris, France, has been under attack by terrorists armed with guns and explosives. At...
Friday, November 13, 2015
SUVA (Wansolwara / Pacific Media Watch): To produce fearless journalism, journalists must rely on the core principles of their profession to help them tell the stories that matter, journalism...
Thursday, November 12, 2015
SUVA (Wansolwara / Pacific Media Watch): Journalism schools need to step up and be more significant and independent players in the region's news media to ensure the public interest is served...
Friday, November 6, 2015
Alistar Kata AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Freedom of information is in the spotlight in the latest issue of the Auckland University of Technology’s journalism newspaper, Te Waha Nui....
Friday, November 6, 2015
David Robie KEYNOTE SPEECH at the University of the South Pacific 21st Anniversary Journalism Awards on 30 October 2015:
Thursday, November 5, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): British journalists Rebecca Prosser and Neil Bonner have been sentenced to two and a half months in prison on a charge of violating...
Thursday, November 5, 2015
Lisa Er INTERVIEW: AUCKLAND (Green Planet FM / Pacific Media Watch): Freedom of the press describes the right to gather, publish, and distribute information and ideas without government...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists / Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) Asia-Pacific, in coordination with its affiliates launched the three-week...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Today/ PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill is receiving strong criticism over a new communications law set to be put in...
Monday, October 26, 2015
AUCKLAND (Te Waha Nui/Pacific Media Watch): An award-winning student journalism newspaper has condemned growing secrecy about politics and state business, saying it is "increasingly stifling...
Friday, October 23, 2015
ANALYSIS: Evening Report's editor Selwyn Manning and Dr Paul Buchanan pose the questions of government now that independent journalist Jon Stephenson has won his case.
Friday, October 23, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders condemns Nauru’s decision to impose a media embargo amid growing controversy about alleged human rights abuses...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders is very disappointed by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s performance over freedom of information...
Sunday, October 18, 2015
David Robie COMMENT: IT was a privilege for the Pacific Media Centre to be among the 27 global stakeholders involved in a progress feedback workshop for the European Union-funded €2.5 million...