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Censors Stifle Fiji News Media in Regime Crackdown

Tuesday, 28 April 2009, 8:46 am | David Robie

Pacific Media Centre's Dr David Robie writes that Reeling from four coups in two decades, journalists in the Pacific nation of Fiji bravely contesting draconian pressure from a military government are now taking no chances. More >>

PNG Minister Wants More Investigative Journalism

Thursday, 22 May 2008, 12:01 am | David Robie

PMC's associate professor David Robie writes: Papua New Guinea's acting Education Minister Tony Aimo has a made a plea for more investigative journalism and a stronger commitment to "accessible and affordable" community media in the Pacific. More >>

Analysis: Pacific Region's Media Face Threats

Monday, 3 March 2008, 4:44 pm | David Robie

Pacific Media Centre's David Robie writes that Pacific media freedom is under siege in Fiji following a publisher's expulsion and in East Timor with the seizure and bashing of a design editor. More >>

Student Wins Media Peace Award For Scoop Article

Friday, 9 November 2007, 10:00 am | David Robie

Congratulations to Joe Barratt , AUT Graduate Diploma in Journalism student, who won the Premier Rangatahi Award (print) in the annual Media Peace Awards last night for his Scoop article "High Court bypassed under new anti-terror law" on June 27: More >>

Scoop Feature: To Survive, Get The Story Right

Friday, 1 June 2001, 10:30 am | David Robie

Wars, coups and bloody conflicts are increasingly common in the Pacific region. Reporting these events is difficult especially when national governments denounce journalism and intimidate the media. The only defence available for the region's ... More >>


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