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Media Freedom

Thursday, November 30, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Threats to media freedom in the Asia-Pacific region are under the spotlight at the Pacific Media Centre’s 10th anniversary event today....
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
JAKARTA (Media Asia/Pacific Media Watch): West Papua and repression against Papuan journalists has featured in the latest edition of  Media Asia research journal in a series of special reports...
Friday, November 24, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Media Centre at Auckland University of Technology is highlighting the threats to media freedom in the Asia-Pacific region in an event...
Friday, November 24, 2017
RESEARCH: David Robie: It was ironical that the most evocative demonstration of freedom of the press in Indonesia since the draconian Suharto era two decades ago was also given a global black mark...
Monday, November 20, 2017
PUBLICATION: The Pacific Media Centre at Auckland University of Technology is highlighting the threats to media freedom in the Asia-Pacific region in an event next week marking its 10th anniversary,...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned moves by Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pōhiva’s government to "gag" the Tonga...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
NUKU'ALOFA (Matangi Tonga/Pacific Media Watch): Matangi Tonga has hit-out at what it says are attempts by the government to take over and “muzzle” the Tonga Broadcasting Commission...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
By Kalino Latu AUCKLAND (Kaniva Tonga/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Tonga Broadcasting Commission was restructured to save it from being closed down, says the commission’s...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
By Mong Palatino JAKARTA (Global Voices/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian police in East Java are investigating a veteran journalist for comparing former President Megawati...
Monday, September 11, 2017
AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM The Wire/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): Political upheaval in Tonga in the wake of King Tupou VI's decision to dismiss Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pōhiva, dissolve...
Monday, September 11, 2017
By Joyetter Feagaimaali'i-Laumanu APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacific Media Watch): An alleged incident involving a Tahitian camerawoman during the official opening of the 48th Pacific Islands Forum...
Monday, September 4, 2017
DOHA (Al Jazeera English/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): One of Cambodia’s last remaining independent newspapers has announced it is closing today after 24 years, the latest in a...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Samoa Observer editor Mata'afa Keni Lesa has responded to comments by Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi accusing the media of being lazy and...
Friday, July 28, 2017
AUCKLAND (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has echoed concerns by the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance over a push by Australia's government...
Friday, July 28, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/VICE NZ/Pacific Media Watch): A New Zealand media educator has criticised the lack of New Zealand mainstream media coverage on a crucial Pacific issue in a new VICE...