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Press Freedom

Saturday, February 16, 2019
DILI (Timor-Leste Press Union/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Timor-Leste Press Union has protested in front of the Philippine Embassy in the capital Dili in solidarity with indicted...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
By Litia Cava SUVA (The Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Fiji Village/Pacific Media Watch): High Court judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe is set to deliver his verdict on Tuesday after the three...
Friday, May 11, 2018
By Joyetter Feagaimaali’i-Luamanu APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielelgaoi has accused his Tongan counterpart ‘Akilisi Pohiva of...
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...
Friday, July 28, 2017
AUCKLAND (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has echoed concerns by the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance over a push by Australia's government...
Friday, July 21, 2017
SYDNEY (MEAA/Pacific Media Watch): Australia's Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance has voiced several concerns surrounding the government's recent and alleged encroaches on press freedom...
Monday, May 15, 2017
By Litia Cava SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Social Democratic Liberal Party leader and former military coup maker Sitiveni Rabuka says the rioting and assault on...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch). Reporters Without Borders has condemned what it calls Indonesia's "double-dealing" as the nation hosts World...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
AUCKLAND: (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Independent journalists, human rights defenders and freedom organisations in Timor-Leste have called appealed for international bodies to ensure...
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...
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,...
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...