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Monday, March 21, 2016
LIVE NEWSFEED: Peaceful civil disobedience in Auckland today – Greenpeace More than 200 climate change activists have blockaded the entrance to SkyCity convention centre where a major oil...
Friday, March 18, 2016
TJ Aumua PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): The kidnapping and attack on a local Vanuatu female tourism manager, Florence Lengkon, has stirred strong criticism of violence against...
Thursday, March 17, 2016
This report is the first comprehensive survey of the Pasifika diaspora media in Auckland, the world’s largest Pacific city. It starts with a discussion of the concept of ‘diaspora...
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Dan McGarry, media director of the Vanuatu Daily Post PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): A brave local woman has come forward with a shocking story of out-of-control violence in...
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Gorethy Kenneth PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): Communications Minister Jimmy Miringtoro has announced plans to set up a Media Appeals Tribunal in the New Year targeting abuse...
Monday, November 9, 2015
APIA (Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme / The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): With just a few weeks to go until the COP21 (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Today/ PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill is receiving strong criticism over a new communications law set to be put in...
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Vuniwaqa Bola-Bari SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Social media platforms such as Facebook are an increasingly prominent and popular means of social networking and political online...
Monday, September 7, 2015
PORT MORESBY (Radio NZ International/The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Pacific leaders gather this week in Papua New Guinea for their annual summit and West Papuan leader and freedom campaigner...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
YAREN (Marianas Variety/ The Guardian/ Pacific Media Watch): The Nauruan government’s censorship of Facebook will be temporary and only until “necessary protection mechanisms” are...
Friday, May 8, 2015
AUCKLAND (Vanguard Films/Pacific Media Watch): HOT AIR: Climate Change Politics In NZ - the award-winning feature length documentary which reveals how big business stopped New Zealand government...
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Wendy Bacon ANALYSIS: An SBS journalist is out of a job for expressing an opinion. A review of how the Twitter storm calling for his sacking unfolded.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
YAREN (The Fiji Times/Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian human rights advocate says the Nauru government's Facebook ban is the latest step in a very regressive...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
SYDNEY (New Matilda/Pacific Media Watch): Take one part "sacred day", add two parts offensive tweet and you have the makings of a cyber-lynching, writes Mathew Kenneally. OPINION:...
Monday, April 27, 2015
Samuel Stevens SYDNEY (The Independent/Pacific Media Watch): Australian public broadcaster Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) has dismissed sports reporter Scott McIntyre after he made "...