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Media Freedom

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/The National/Pacific Media Watch): Some villagers affected by the volcanic eruption on Manam island haven taken out their anger and frustration against four...
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
SUVA (Pacific Islands Media Association/RNZ Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): The president of the Pacific Islands News Association says he is appalled and disappointed by an attack on Papua New Guinea...
Monday, August 27, 2018
By Joyetter Feagaimaali’i-Luamanu APIA (Samoa Observer/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Rudy Bartley, president of the Journalist Association of Samoa (JAWS), has supported the...
Monday, August 27, 2018
SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji’s Opposition Leader Ro Teimumu Kepa has called on the government of Fiji to “stop its betrayal” of the people of West Papua...
Thursday, August 23, 2018
LONDON (PressTVUK/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A British journalist on board last month’s Freedom Flotilla mission attempting to break the illegal Gaza blockade by Israel has...
Saturday, August 18, 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (Asian Correspondent/Pacific Media Watch): Malaysia has repealed its controversial Anti-Fake News Act, barely five months after the law was passed and widely criticised for imposing...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on Nauru to rescind its decision to bar Australia’s public radio and TV broadcaster, ABC, from...
Sunday, August 12, 2018
There has been much wringing of hands over Nauru’s ban on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation for next month’s Pacific Islands Forum leaders’ summit. But, reports Sri...
Friday, August 10, 2018
DHAKA (Global Voices/Pacific Media Watch): Late on the night of August 5, 2018, award-winning Bangladeshi photographer and activist Dr Shahidul Alam was forcibly abducted from his house in...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
MELBOURNE: (JERAA/Pacific Media Watch): The Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia, the peak body for journalism academics, supports the rights of educators to...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
By Leilani Sitagata of Pacific Media Watch AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s cutback in services to the Asia-Pacific region has...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
MANILA (International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines/Pacific Media Watch): A retired 80-year-old law professor, Gill Boehringer, was detained on arrival at Manila yesterday and told...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
By Maxine Jacobs of Asia Pacific Report AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Nauru’s controversial ban on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation from attending the main...
Monday, August 6, 2018
SYDNEY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian doctoral researcher whose honeymoon plans in Indonesia included a cultural festival in the insecure Papua region has been deported...
Saturday, August 4, 2018
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian-based doctoral media researcher says she has been “blacklisted” by Indonesian authorities and refused entry to the...