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Violence

Friday, June 10, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is appalled by a police attack on a woman journalist during a student demonstration that was dispersed...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Loop PNG/ Pacific Media Watch): A journalist was kicked and punched by police officers when they opened fire on peaceful protests by students at the University of Papua New Guinea on...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/ RNZI/ Pacific Media Watch): Police in Papua New Guinea opened fire at university students preparing to a peaceful protest this morning. The students had planned...
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Imrana Jalal SUVA (Asian Development Blog/ Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: The Pacific Islands conjure up images of paradise: white sand beaches, transparent sparkling aquamarine seas, and happy...
Thursday, March 24, 2016
SUVA (Fiji Sun/Pacific Media Watch): Speaking as a collective, the Fiji Women’s Rights Movement and feminist allies Diverse Voices and Action (DIVA) for Equality and FemLINKPACIFIC have...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
BRUSSELS (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch):  In a report to be released on International Women’s day today, the Gender Council (GC) of the International...
Thursday, December 10, 2015
SUVA (ICAAD/Pacific Media Watch): Gender discrimination has affected sentence outcomes in more than 50 percent of sexual and gender-based violence cases in Pacific Island countries, says the...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
SYDNEY (Pacific Scoop/ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian women’s human rights campaign has appealed to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to urgently remove all asylum seekers from the...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Nellie Stepano PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): The vice-chancellor of the University of Goroka, Dr Gairo Onagi, has been suspended and the appointment of the university...
Friday, August 28, 2015
GOROKA, PNG (ABC Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): Students protesting at a university in eastern Papua New Guinea have been shot at during a confrontation with police, a student there has said...
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...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
SUVA (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) is deeply saddened at the death of Fijian journalist and women’s rights...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
PORT MORESBY (ABC / PNG Loop / International Federation of Journalists / Pacific Media Watch): The National Broadcasting Corporation of Papua New Guinea has been forced to hire a private security...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Papua New Guinea is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for women to live in. While a series of images by photojournalist Vlad Sokhin are shocking, Lucas Dahlström of Asia-Pacific...
Monday, June 2, 2014
AUCKLAND (WILPF Aotearoa / Pacific Media Watch): The local chapter of a global women's organisation has condemned the "dreadful crimes" against women, especially the killings of three...