Pacific Media Centre Pacific Media Watch Pacific Journalism Review Asia Pacific Report
 

West Papua

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 15:39
COME AND JOIN BENNY WENDA AT AUT Benny Wenda is spokesperson for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP). He is a tribal leader and founder of the UK-based Free West Papua Campaign...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 08:58
WEST PAPUA INDEPENDENCE DAY 1 December 2016 Please join us in solidarity at the memorial flag-raising at 12 noon on Thursday, 1 December, in the Pacific Media Centre, Level 10, in the Sir Paul...
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 20:44
A SOCIAL WORKER AND RESEARCHER SHARES HER UPDATES: Veronica Kanem, often known by her colleagues in New Zealand as Tri, is engaged on a masters study programme in Women and Gender studies at the...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 12:08
Monday, December 1, 2014, is the 53rd anniversary of West Papua's independence. On this day in 1961 West Papuans were granted their freedom by the Dutch colonial government – they raised...
Thursday, April 27, 2017
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch). Media freedom is under threat now more than ever – and many of the worst violators are in the Asia-Pacific region,...
Monday, April 24, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Media freedom advocates and human rights activists are planning a “global action” for West Papua with demonstrations marking UNESCO...
Saturday, April 22, 2017
JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/The Jakarta Post/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia’s military says it is reporting an online news site to the police after it wrote about an Intercept story...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
ANALYSIS: Tempo The blacklisting of Jack Hewson, a freelance journalist working for Al Jazeera, shows the Indonesian government’s paranoia towards foreign journalists. The government...
Thursday, April 6, 2017
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on Indonesian President Joko Widodo to keep his election promise to allow local...
Monday, March 20, 2017
By Nethy Dharma Somba JAYAPURA (Jakarta Post/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia’s Tembagapura Immigration Office has banned two French journalists, Jean Frank Pierre, 45,...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By Pacific Media Watch editor Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Bookstore owners, writers, authors, family, friends and a group hopeful of West Papuan independence...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Ahead of the launch of her debut novel The Earth Cries Out, author Bonnie Etherington talks with Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Kendall Hutt about the grief and loss intertwined with...
Monday, March 6, 2017
Protesters from the Papuan Student Alliance (AMP) and religious pupils from an Islamic boarding school (pesantren) have faced off against each other at the Malan city hall in East Java. Both...
Sunday, March 5, 2017
SYDNEY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian-based West Papuan solidarity group today called on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to raise the issues of human rights violations and...
Friday, March 3, 2017
NEW YORK (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A Vanuatu cabinet minister has delivered a stinging condemnation of Indonesia over the “grave situation” on human rights violations...