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Politics

Saturday, December 12, 2015
AUCKLAND (Asia-Pacific Human Rights Coalition/Pacific Media Watch): Three Auckland-based refugee advocates have given a hopeful view of improved human rights in Burma following Aung San Suu Kyi...
Saturday, December 12, 2015
PORT MORESBY: (PNG Today/Pacific Media Watch): The Media Council of Papua New Guinea has expressed grave concerns at plans by the government to set up a Media Appeals Tribunal. Communications...
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Amy Goodman PARIS (Democracy Now!/Pacific Media Watch): Before the United Nations climate change summit in Paris, France, more than 180 nations pledged to voluntarily reduce greenhouse gas...
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Professor Crispin Maslog MANILA (SciDevNet/Pacific Media Watch): As 190 nations grapple with the world's future at the global climate summit in Paris, forest fires in Indonesia have been...
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Elenoa Baselala PARIS (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): A tired but spirited Kiribati President Anote Tong has shared his doubts on a positive outcome on a climate change agreement in Paris...
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
PARIS (Al Jazeera/Pacific Media Watch): Al Jazeera's socio-economic current affairs show Counting The Cost has featured the future of Kiribati and the Pacific in a programme devoted to...
Monday, December 7, 2015
Alistar Kata RESEARCH: Mainstream media, especially television, gives attention to negativity and conflict, and in the lead up to the 2014 elections, the conversations created through New Zealand...
Monday, December 7, 2015
Makereta Komai, editor of PACNEWS PARIS (Pacnews/SPREP/Pacific Media Watch): After a week of negotiations, negotiators from 195 countries have produced a Draft Paris Outcome that is likely to...
Friday, December 4, 2015
“We are gradually being sidelined, everyone is now claiming that they are the most vulnerable” – Ambassador Feturi Elisaia, Samoa PARIS (SPREP/Pacific Media Watch): Although the...
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Samisoni Pareti, editor-in-chief, Islands Business magazine PARIS (SPREP/Pacific Media Watch): Three Pacific island countries of Fiji, Kiribati and Palau have added their support to a European...
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
David Ropeik PARIS (Think Big/Pacific Media Watch): ANALYSIS: If you worry about climate change, really worry, you are aware of the United Nations-convened COP21 (Council of Parties) negotiations...
Monday, October 26, 2015
AUCKLAND (Te Waha Nui/Pacific Media Watch): An award-winning student journalism newspaper has condemned growing secrecy about politics and state business, saying it is "increasingly stifling...
Friday, October 23, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders condemns Nauru’s decision to impose a media embargo amid growing controversy about alleged human rights abuses...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders is very disappointed by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s performance over freedom of information...
Sunday, October 18, 2015
David Robie COMMENT: IT was a privilege for the Pacific Media Centre to be among the 27 global stakeholders involved in a progress feedback workshop for the European Union-funded €2.5 million...