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Refugees

Friday, March 18, 2011 - 21:17
MEDIA FREEDOM DAY SEMINAR: David Robie: The fate of 2700 islanders from the Carteret Islands off the north-eastern coast of Bougainville has become an icon for the future of many communities on low-...
Friday, October 12, 2018
WELLINGTON (RNZ Pacific/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A refugee journalist detained on Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island says winning an Italian award for investigative journalism...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
NAURU (RNZ Pacific/Pacific Media Watch/Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand journalist Barbara Dreaver has been released after being detained in Nauru today while covering the Pacific Islands Forum...
Saturday, September 1, 2018
By Rahul Bhattarai AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has reaffirmed her country’s offer to take 150 refugees from Nauru and Manus...
Sunday, November 26, 2017
SYDNEY (Asia Pacific Report/JERAA/Pacific Media Watch): The Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia (JERAA) has expressed its deep concern about reports that Behrouz Boochani, an...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA) is...
Friday, December 9, 2016
PARIS (Agence France-Presse / Pacific Media Watch): Will Vassilopoulos, an Agence France-Presse (AFP) stringer since 2011, has won the Rory Peck award recognising the work of the world's best...
Friday, May 20, 2016
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Children are often overlooked among the many millions around the globe who are refugees or those who are seeking asylum. Even still— many...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
AUCKLAND (Māori Television / Pacific Media Watch): A detainee at Australia's Christmas Island Immigration Detention centre says armed officers have moved in to take back control of the facility...
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...
Monday, April 20, 2015
Mary Baines WELLINGTON (Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): A contractor, International Health and Medical Services (IHMS), says it supports an Australian Bill that would allow...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
NAURU (Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch): An independent report has confirmed cases of mistreatment and abuse of asylum seekers at an Australian-run detention centre in Nauru,...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy will today call for New Zealand to increase its quota of refugees. Dame Susan will speak at a...
Monday, October 27, 2014
SPECIAL REPORT: Karen refugees from Myanmar (Burma) have been relocated to New Zealand through the UNHCR Refugee Agency since 2000. Many came to this country to escape the impoverished lives...
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
WELLINGTON (RNZI / New Zealand Herald / Newstalk ZB / Pacific Media Watch):  The Alesana family of Tuvalu is thought to have become the first legal group of "climate change refugees...