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Media Freedom

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its Asia-Pacific affiliates today demanded meaningful action against the...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
By Vijay Narayan and Semi Turaga SUVA (Fijivillage.com/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji’s Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Lee Burney has informed the High Court in...
Monday, February 27, 2017
MANILA (Rappler/Pacific Media Watch): Critics and supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte clashed along the iconic highway EDSA as the Philippines marked the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People...
Saturday, February 25, 2017
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) have urged UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to take steps...
Sunday, February 19, 2017
JAKARTA (Pantau Foundation/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A new award has been created for courage in journalism honouring West Papuan editor Oktovianus Pogau who died last year. The...
Saturday, February 18, 2017
By Tara Nissl JAKARTA (Engage Media/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Eight journalists from eight Indonesian media outlets traveled to West Papua earlier this month to investigate media...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): On World Radio Day, celebrated on Monday, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) paid tribute to radio’s contribution to the fight for media...
Monday, February 13, 2017
By Florence Peschke MANILA (International Press Institute/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Seven months into the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte, press freedom remains under...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA) is...
Sunday, February 5, 2017
AUCKLAND (Māori Television/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Media were still not permitted to film on Te Tii Marae premises in Waitangi, reports Māori Television.
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...