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How Philippine state surveillance is used as a tool to silence critics

Published By   /  March 23, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Democracy, Featured, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Human Rights, Media, Media censorship, Media Freedom, Media law, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reports, Rodrigo Duterte, state surveillance, Surveillance  /  Comments Off on How Philippine state surveillance is used as a tool to silence critics

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: How Philippine state surveillance is used as a tool to silence critics BRIEFING: Special report by Jodesz Gavilan and Sofia Tomacruz in Manila Human rights activists say that the conduct of both physical and communication surveillance is prone to abuse and is a violation of […]

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RSF calls on Philippine state to ‘stop hounding’ Rappler in ‘laughable’ move

Published By   /  March 14, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Featured, Human Rights, justice, Lawsuit, Media, Media Freedom, Media law, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Political lawsuits, Press Freedom, Press Release, Rappler, Reports, taxation, United Nations  /  Comments Off on RSF calls on Philippine state to ‘stop hounding’ Rappler in ‘laughable’ move

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: RSF calls on Philippine state to ‘stop hounding’ Rappler in ‘laughable’ move Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on the Philippine authorities to stop hounding Rappler, after officials confirmed that a previously dismissed defamation action against the independent news website had […]

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‘This isn’t the time to be silent,’ say writers defending Rappler

Published By   /  January 25, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Censorship, Constitution, Featured, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PEN, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Freedom, Press Release, Rappler, Reports, Rodrigo Duterte  /  Comments Off on ‘This isn’t the time to be silent,’ say writers defending Rappler

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: ‘This isn’t the time to be silent,’ say writers defending Rappler Rappler media freedom issue … several Filipino literary writers groups have spoken up after the Securities and Exchange Commission’s decision to revoke Rappler’s licence to operate. Graphic: Rappler By Jee Y. Geronimo in Manila […]

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RSF media freedom round-up for 2017 – 65 journalists killed, 326 in prison

Published By   /  December 20, 2017  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Featured, Global, Journalist killings, Killings, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reporters Sans Frontieres, Reporters Without Borders, Reports, Security  /  Comments Off on RSF media freedom round-up for 2017 – 65 journalists killed, 326 in prison

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: RSF media freedom round-up for 2017 – 65 journalists killed, 326 in prison Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker reports from London. Video: Al Jazeera/RSF Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Reporters Without Borders has documented the number of journalists killed or jailed this year. It says Syria and […]

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Philippine media freedom riskier, traumatic under Duterte, says PCIJ director

Published By   /  December 5, 2017  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Crime, Extrajudicial killings, Featured, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reports, Rodrigo Duterte, Rule of Law, War on drugs, West Papua, West Papua human rights, West Papuan self-determination  /  Comments Off on Philippine media freedom riskier, traumatic under Duterte, says PCIJ director

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Philippine media freedom riskier, traumatic under Duterte, says PCIJ director By Kendall Hutt in Auckland Being a journalist in the Philippines has become a lot tougher, riskier and traumatic in the face of  President Rodrigo Duterte’s so-called “war on drugs” which has seen more than […]

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Pacific Media Centre turns ten, talks media freedom under violent threat

Published By   /  December 4, 2017  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Human Rights, Editor's Picks, Extrajudicial killings, Featured, Human Rights, Independent media, Indonesia, Journalism Education, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reports, University media, West Papua  /  Comments Off on Pacific Media Centre turns ten, talks media freedom under violent threat

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Pacific Media Centre turns ten, talks media freedom under violent threat PCIJ’s Malou Mangahas speaking at the AUT Pacific Media Centre summit “Journalism Under Duress” in Auckland. Image: Kendall Hutt /PMC Auckland University of Technology’s Pacific Media Centre has marked its tenth anniversary with a […]

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PMC journalists, academics, students and mentors celebrate 10 years

Published By   /  December 4, 2017  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Featured, Gallery, Images, journalism, Journalism Education, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reports  /  Comments Off on PMC journalists, academics, students and mentors celebrate 10 years

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: PMC journalists, academics, students and mentors celebrate 10 years Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Participants at the Pacific Media Centre’s 10th anniversary celebration last Thursday held a silent vigil calling for justice for the victims of the 2009 Ampatuan massacre and in protest against the spate […]

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Tribute to a NZ media mentor: How Yasmine Ryan taught me how to write

Published By   /  December 4, 2017  /  APR, Arab Spring, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Freelance journalism, Global, Investigative journalism, Journalism accuracy, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Obituary, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reports, War journalism, Yasmine Ryan  /  Comments Off on Tribute to a NZ media mentor: How Yasmine Ryan taught me how to write

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Tribute to a NZ media mentor: How Yasmine Ryan taught me how to write Yasmine Ryan, an award-winning New Zealand journalist who died tragically on Thursday, was the first Western journalist to begin writing about the beginning of the Arab Spring in Tunisia in 2011. […]

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Philippines reporting risks grow under ‘The Punisher’, says PCIJ advocate

Published By   /  December 3, 2017  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Colin Peacock, Extrajudicial killings, Human Rights, Malou Mangahas, Media, Media Freedom, Mediawatch, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PCIJ, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reports  /  Comments Off on Philippines reporting risks grow under ‘The Punisher’, says PCIJ advocate

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Philippines reporting risks grow under ‘The Punisher’, says PCIJ advocate Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism executive director Malou Mangahas speaking at the Pacific Media Centre’s 10th anniversary media freedom summit at Auckland University of Technology. Image: Khairiah A. Rahman/PMC Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Journalists in […]

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PMC photojournalism book offers ‘window’ into Pacific culture, issues

Published By   /  December 2, 2017  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, David Robie, Featured, Human Rights, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Pasifika, PMC Reportage, Press Freedom, Press Release, Reports  /  Comments Off on PMC photojournalism book offers ‘window’ into Pacific culture, issues

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: PMC photojournalism book offers ‘window’ into Pacific culture, issues Pacific Media Centre’s 10th anniversary in pictures. Video: Kendall Hutt/PMC By Kendall Hutt in Auckland The Pacific Media Centre kicked off its 10th anniversary celebrations last night with a launch of an investigative photojournalism book. The […]

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