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Media Freedom

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...
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Dr Alexandra Wake MELBOURNE (Asia Pacific Report / The Conversation / Pacific Media Watch): As a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck off the coast of Kirakira in the Solomon Islands yesterday,...
Saturday, December 10, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): On International Anti-Corruption Day today, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is highlighting the important role that journalists play in...
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Matilda Simmons SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): Two prominent Fiji lawyers and members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights had a go at each other...
Saturday, December 3, 2016
BRUSSELS (European Federation of Journalists / Pacific Media Watch): The Representative on Freedom of the Media of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Dunja Mijatović,...
Sunday, November 27, 2016
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald / Pacific Media Watch): Thirty-three of New Zealand's most senior editors have urged the Commerce Commission to rethink its plan to reject the proposed NZME-Fairfax...
Monday, November 14, 2016
YANGON (Reuters/Amnesty International/Asia News Network): Human rights monitors have raised concerns over Myanmar’s media laws as two chief reporters were accused of government defamation,...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
SUVA (Fiji Village/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji TV have apologised to the public broadcaster, Fiji Broadcasting Corporation, today. This comes after FBC chief executive, Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, made a...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
BANGKOK (The Committee to Protect Journalists/Pacific Media Watch):The Committee to Protect Journalists' (CPJ) senior Southeast Asia representative, Shawn Crispin, said that if the Myanmar...
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
JAKARTA (DW Akademie/Pacific Media Watch): Experts from Southeast Asian nations have identified key challenges facing media in their region. They propose three concrete areas of action for civil...
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
SUVA (Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Freedom of information is fundamental to a community's ability to demonstrate free and informed consent in a decision-making process, particularly when...
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
SUVA (Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji Times has released a statement defending itself against comments that were made by a Fijian politician who told members of the public not to read the...
Friday, July 29, 2016
By DAVID ROBIE SURPRISING that a conference involving some of the brightest minds in journalism education from around the world should be ignored by New Zealand’s local media. Some 220...