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Bearing Witness students win big at AUT awards

Friday, 13 April 2018, 7:29 pm | Pacific Media Watch

Friday, April 13, 2018 Item: 10131 By Jean Bell AUCKLAND ( Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch ): Bearing Witness climate change project students won big last night at the annual awards ceremony for AUT’s School of Communication Studies last night. ... More >>

Bearing Witness climate storytellers gear up for Fiji

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 9:06 pm | Pacific Media Watch

REGION: Bearing Witness climate storytellers gear up for Fiji challenge http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/region-bearing-witness-climate-storytellers-gear-fiji-challenge-10129 More >>

Jakarta’s Pacific neglect highlights NZ media problem

Wednesday, 21 March 2018, 5:04 pm | Pacific Media Watch

http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/indonesia-jakarta-s-pacific-neglect-highlights-nz-media-problem-10114 More >>

PMC projects lure documentary makers

Saturday, 17 March 2018, 2:51 pm | Pacific Media Watch

AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Centre/Pacific Media Watch): Pacific Media Centre project students and interns announced for the year... More >>

NZ: Gender and diversity research at AUT turns 10

Sunday, 4 March 2018, 7:25 pm | Pacific Media Watch

NZ: Gender and diversity research at AUT turns 10 http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/nz-gender-and-diversity-research-aut-turns-10-10098 More >>

Foreign Minister questions China's influence in the Pacific

Sunday, 4 March 2018, 2:41 pm | Pacific Media Watch

REGION: NZ Foreign Minister questions China's influence in the Pacific http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/region-nz-foreign-minister-questions-chinas-influence-pacific-10097 More >>

Jailed Kamran Yousuf not ‘real journalist’, say India

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 4:01 pm | Pacific Media Watch

REGION: Jailed photographer Kamran Yousuf not ‘real journalist’, says India http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/region-jailed-photographer-kamran-yousuf-not-real-journalist-says-india-10089 More >>

PNG: Media Council blames 'primitive thinking' for bullying

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 3:59 pm | Pacific Media Watch

PNG: Media Council blames 'primitive thinking' for bullying of journalists http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/png-media-council-blames-primitive-thinking-bullying-journalists-10088 More >>

Vanuatu Daily Post plea for action on Pacific media freedom

Friday, 16 February 2018, 1:51 pm | Pacific Media Watch

REGION: Vanuatu Daily Post plea for action over Pacific media freedom http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/region-vanuatu-daily-post-plea-action-over-pacific-media-freedom-10085 More >>

Tropical Cyclone Gita leaves trail of destruction in Tonga

Tuesday, 13 February 2018, 12:10 pm | Pacific Media Watch

Severe Tropical Cyclone Gita has left a trail of destruction after hitting Tonga with 200 kph plus winds during the night. More >>

FIJI: Police question Islands Business magazine trio

Monday, 12 February 2018, 1:52 pm | Pacific Media Watch

FIJI: Police question then release Islands Business magazine trio over court report http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/fiji-police-question-then-release-islands-business-magazine-trio-over-court-repo More >>

PNG: Al Jazeera screens The Opposition

Monday, 12 February 2018, 9:42 am | Pacific Media Watch

PORT MORESBY ( Al Jazeera/Pacific Media Watch ): In Papua New Guinea , community leader Joe Moses struggles to save the 3000 inhabitants of Port Moresby’s Paga Hill settlement before they are forcibly evicted from their homes in this documentary ... More >>

FIJI: Islands Business journalist grilled over story

Sunday, 11 February 2018, 6:30 pm | Pacific Media Watch

http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/fiji-islands-business-ex-publisher-director-journalist-grilled-over-story-10079 More >>

PHILIPPINES: RSF condemns new threats to outspoken media

Thursday, 8 February 2018, 7:46 pm | Pacific Media Watch

http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/philippines-rsf-condemns-new-threats-outspoken-media-outlets-10077 Thursday, February 8, 2018 More >>

'Tenacious' crusading journalist and editor Pat Booth dies

Thursday, 1 February 2018, 11:11 am | Pacific Media Watch

AUCKLAND ( New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch ): Crusading newspaperman Pat Booth was driven by the belief that the world needs more giraffes - people prepared to stick their necks out. More >>

Indonesia prone to cyber attacks up to the year 2025

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 11:15 am | Pacific Media Watch

JAKARTA ( Asia Pacific Report/Tempo/Pacific Media Watch ): Indonesia is predicted to be prone to cyber attacks from this year until 2025, says a media communication and technology consultant. More >>

‘Recolonising’ the Pacific would stir security backlash

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 11:11 am | Pacific Media Watch

ANALYSIS: By Michael Powles with Anna Powles WELLINGTON ( Asia Pacific Report/Dominion Post/Pacific Media Watch ): Australia’s recent Foreign Policy White Paper says that Australia’s approach in the region will focus on “helping to integrate Pacific ... More >>

UN critics join outrage at Duterte’s media attack on Rappler

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 11:01 am | Pacific Media Watch

Three United Nations special rapporteurs have added their voice to the global protests this week over the President Rodrigo Durterte government bureaucracy’s attack on the independent online news website Rappler and a free press in the Philippines. More >>

Coups, globalisation and Fiji’s reset of ‘democracy'

Monday, 29 January 2018, 4:40 pm | Pacific Media Watch

When Commodore (now rear admiral retired and an elected prime minister) Voreqe Bainimarama staged Fiji’s fourth “coup to end all coups” on 5 December 2006, it was widely misunderstood, misinterpreted and misrepresented by a legion of politicians, foreign ... More >>

Fiji Times launches digital news media app

Saturday, 6 January 2018, 12:22 pm | Pacific Media Watch

http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/pacific-media-watch/fiji-fiji-times-launches-digital-news-media-app-10061 More >>

 

 

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