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Press Freedom

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...
Monday, October 10, 2016
REGION (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): An online petition to drop the defamation case against two East Timorese journalist’s states prosecuting the...