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Media Freedom

Friday, February 3, 2017
Analysis by Wadan Narsey SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Narsey on Fiji/Pacific Media Watch): In 2016, two of Fiji’s main media organisations, the privately owned Fiji Times and state-owned Fiji...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
By Badriyanto JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian military (TNI) chief General Gatot Nurmantyo was relaxed in response to news that there is a West Papua people’s...
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
By Tokasa Rainima SUVA (FBC News/Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report Pacific Media Watch): Fiji Times publisher Hank Arts’ bail variation application has been dismissed by the Suva High Court...
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
By the Vanuatu Daily Post PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Marc Neil-Jones’ newspaper Vanuatu Daily Post has celebrated an historic milestone today -...
Saturday, January 21, 2017
BRUSSELS (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): As incoming US President Donald Trump prepared for his inauguration, the International Federation of Journalists called on...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
David Robie REVIEW: Media coverage of the decapitation and other atrocities against journalists has heightened global awareness of just how dangerous the profession of journalists is when covering...
Monday, January 16, 2017
DARWIN (Australians for a Free West Papua Darwin/Asia Pacific Report/Cafe Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): Australian award-winning journalist and film maker Mark Worth died in West Papua on January...
Sunday, January 15, 2017
PAPE'ETE (The Switching Post/Radio NZ International): Some inhabitants of French-controlled Polynesia are unhappy at the switch over from medium wave (AM) to VHF FM broadcasting. Radio New...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is saddened to report that at least 74 professional and non-professional journalists have been killed in...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
SYDNEY (West Papua Media / Asia Pacific Report / Pacific Media Watch): For the first time in a decade, West Papua Media has been taking a break from regular publication to focus on improving our...
Sunday, December 18, 2016
Duncan Graham AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report / Pacific Media Watch): Greig Cunningham wants to know how and why his brother Gary died. The New Zealand news cameraman was killed in 1975 by...
Friday, December 16, 2016
Colette Davidson NEW YORK (The Street / Pacific Media Watch): When journalist and media activist Victor Mambor wants information from inside Papua, Indonesia, he knows how to get it — he has...
Monday, December 12, 2016
Richard Lance Keeble LONDON (Asia Pacific Report / Ethical Space / Pacific Media Watch): Phillip Knightley, the investigative reporter who has died aged 87, was a wonderful storyteller. Once he...
Monday, December 12, 2016
Ruslan Sangadji JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report / The Jakarta Post / Pacific Media Watch): Activist, researcher, scholar and former Tempo magazine journalist George Junus Aditjondro has died in...
Sunday, December 11, 2016
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre / CfLAT / Pacific Media Watch): The shootings of university students in Papua New Guinea in June, journalism education in the Pacific, climate change challenges in...