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Media Freedom

Monday, May 7, 2018
BOOK REVIEW: By Bambang Muryanto YOGYAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/The Jakarta Post/Pacific Media Watch): A Dutch freelance journalist, Rohan (a pen name), had been interested in the political...
Sunday, May 6, 2018
By RNZ Mediawatch presenter Colin Peacock WELLINGTON (RNZ Mediawatch/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders said last Monday’s bombing in Kabul killed more journalists than any...
Friday, May 4, 2018
By Jean Bell AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An alarming number of “targeted” journalists being killed and West Papua media for independence were just some of the...
Friday, May 4, 2018
By Laiseana Nasiga SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Wansolwara/Pacific Media Watch): Final-year student journalists at the University of the South Pacific took centre stage at this year’s World...
Friday, May 4, 2018
By Patricia Evangelista MANILA (Asia Pacific Report/Rappler/Pacific Media Watch): The threat against press freedom, say local journalists in the Philippines, one of the world’s dangerous...
Thursday, May 3, 2018
PORT MORESBY (RNZ Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): A senior journalist in Papua New Guinea says there is no media freedom in the country and journalists are often working in fear, reports RNZ Pacific...
Thursday, May 3, 2018
By David Robie: AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Monday – just three days before today’s World Press Freedom Day – was the deadliest day for news media in...
Sunday, April 29, 2018
COMMENTARY: By Colin Peacock WELLINGTON (RNZ Mediawatch/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Facebook has been under fire for some time for distributing misinformation and fake news to a...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
OPINION: By Sylvester Gawi LAE, Papua New Guinea (Graun Blong Mi - My Land/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The greatest challenge facing journalism in Papua New Guinea is that there is...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
https://rsf.org/en/rsf-index-2018-asia-pacific-democracies-threatened-chinas-media-control-model
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Facebook has censored a West Papuan image by a Vanuatu-based photojournalist for the second time in less than four days – this time “...
Monday, April 23, 2018
SUVA (RNZ Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): The managing director of the Fiji magazine Islands Business believes a police case against him was designed purely to intimidate. Samisoni Pareti was...
Thursday, April 5, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): An innovative media self-regulatory initiative designed to combat disinformation online – called the Journalism Trust Initiative (JTI)...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): Jacqui Park has stepped down as International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) Asia-Pacific director to pursue new...
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
By Tama Salim JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/Jakarta Post/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian Ambassador Tantowi Yahya has dismissed allegations that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo had...