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MIL-Evening Report: Juffa accuses O’Neill government of ‘shutting down’ free speech in PNG

By   /  June 5, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Censorship, English, Evening Report, Facebook, Featured, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Freedom of Speech, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Parliament, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Social Media  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Juffa accuses O’Neill government of ‘shutting down’ free speech in PNG

Oro Govenor Gary Juffa … not just about Facebook, a matter of democracy. Image: PNG Parliament Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Oro Governor Garry Juffa says the people of PNG find it “frightening” and “alarming”  that the Papua New Guinea government is making a move towards shutting down their opportunity to have access to information and […]

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MIL-Evening Report: PNG students in China say Facebook move is ‘irrelevant’ and damaging

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Censorship, China, Cyber-censorship, Education, English, Evening Report, Facebook, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Global, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Social Media, Surveillance  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: PNG students in China say Facebook move is ‘irrelevant’ and damaging

Papua New Guinean students in China protesting over a separate issue. A file picture of the Shenyang PNG Students Association members protesting over the shooting of students at the University of PNG in 2016. Image: Loop PNG By Melisha Yafoi in Beijing Students studying in Beijing, China, have described the move by Papua New Guinea’s […]

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MIL-Evening Report: RSF strategic media freedom summit planned for Asia-Pacific

By   /  May 29, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, English, Evening Report, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: RSF strategic media freedom summit planned for Asia-Pacific

Event date and time:  Wednesday, July 4, 2018 – 08:00 – Friday, July 6, 2018 – 17:00 THE PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE will be participating in a Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Asia Pacific region summit in Paris. RSF is running training courses and assessing its work in the region. Colleagues from Australia, Timor-Leste and the Pacific […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: RSF strategic media freedom summit planned for Asia-Pacific

By   /  May 29, 2018  /  24-7, Analysis, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, France, Media, Media Freedom, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: RSF strategic media freedom summit planned for Asia-Pacific

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Event date and time:  Wednesday, July 4, 2018 – 08:00 – Friday, July 6, 2018 – 17:00 THE PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE will be participating in a Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Asia Pacific region summit in Paris. RSF is running training courses and assessing its work […]

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MIL-OSI Reportage: RSF strategic media freedom summit planned for Asia-Pacific

By   /  May 29, 2018  /  24-7, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, Education, English, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Reportage, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Reportage: RSF strategic media freedom summit planned for Asia-Pacific

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Event date and time:  Wednesday, July 4, 2018 – 08:00 – Friday, July 6, 2018 – 17:00 THE PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE will be participating in a Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Asia Pacific region summit in Paris. RSF is running training courses and assessing its work […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Fiji Times Four ‘relieved’ sedition newspaper freedom ordeal is over

By   /  May 23, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Censorship, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, Media Law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, press freedom, Race relations, Reportage, Reports, Sedition  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Fiji Times Four ‘relieved’ sedition newspaper freedom ordeal is over

Fiji Times publisher Hank Arts waves to supporters and the media after he and two senior officials of the newspaper and a letter writer were acquitted of sedition charges in the Suva High Court yesterday. With him is a Fiji Times director, Rajesh Patel (left). Image: Jovesa Naisua/Fji Times By Geraldine Panapasa, editor-in-chief of Wansolwara […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Fiji newspaper sedition trial – Fiji Times Four found not guilty

By   /  May 22, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Censorship, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, High Court, Justice, Media, Media Freedom, Media Law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Sedition  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Fiji newspaper sedition trial – Fiji Times Four found not guilty

Not guilty … a Fiji Times celebration huddle outside the High Court in Suva today. Fiji Times editor-in-chief Fred Wesley is on the right. Image: The Fiji Times Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk The High Court in Suva has found the Fiji Times Ltd, its three senior executives and a letter writer not guilty of sedition, […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Fiji Times sedition trial assessors give unanimous ‘not guilty’ opinion

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, freedom of expression, High Court, Justice, Letter to the editor, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Sedition, The Fiji Times  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Fiji Times sedition trial assessors give unanimous ‘not guilty’ opinion

The Fiji Times editorial and management team with their lawyers await the trial assessors’ opinions on the High Court steps in Suva tonight. Pictured in front are letter writer Josaia Waqabaca, Fiji Times publisher Hank Arts, Fiji Times editor-in-chief Fred Wesley, and Nai Lalakai editor Anare Ravula. Image: Timoci Vula/Fiji Times By Talebula Kate in […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Journalists’ free alliance advocate calls on minister to use UN ‘leverage’

By   /  May 16, 2018  /  Alliance for Journalists’ Freedom, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, Democracy, English, Evening Report, Featured, freedom of expression, Global, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Myanmar, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Reuters, The Australian  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Journalists’ free alliance advocate calls on minister to use UN ‘leverage’

UNESCO professor of journalism Peter Greste …. posing for a photograph when he was an Al Jazeera journalist in Kibati village, near Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on 7 August 2013. Image: IFEX media freedom Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk The Australian journalist and academic who spent more than a year in an […]

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