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Saturday, November 8, 2014
"Failed" states and the environment in the region have been featured in the latest edition of Pacific Journalism Review published this week in an issue marking 20 years of the media research journal....
Monday, June 16, 2014
Although the Pacific nation of Kiribati has been identified as one of the most vulnerable countries to the impact of climate change, little is known about the attitudes of the local media and the public toward this...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
A new mini-documentary which celebrates 20 years of Pacific Journalism Review is set to premiere at the PJR’s 20th anniversary conference and celebration in November this year. The short film’s director...
Friday, May 23, 2014
Pacific Journalism Review has called on journalists to keep faith with their fundamental job of being an “outsider” – confronting, not acting as a handmaiden to power. The media research journal,...
Thursday, May 15, 2014
By Tevita Vuibau of Wansolwara Former and working journalists maintain that an element of fear exists among reporters after a Fiji TV reporter left the company in shadowy circumstances. Anish Chand was released...
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Don't Spoil My Beautiful Face: Media, Mayhem and Human Rights in the Pacific By David Robie Foreword by Kalafi Moala        New title from Little Island Press ‐ launch date 24 April 2014
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Fresh calls have been made for the New Zealand government to end its three-year $6.34 million project training Indonesian police who are involved in the military occupation and repression of the West Papua region. The...
Thursday, December 19, 2013
What do Pacific human rights in Yogyakarta, climate change media strategies in Fiji, media freedom in Stockholm, digital free speech in Paris, development communication in Timor-Leste, volcanoes in Indonesia and a new...
Friday, November 8, 2013
The latest edition of Pacific Journalism Review (v19-2) is out with the special theme of Celebrity and Scandal. Edited by Professor Barry King, Dr Rosser Johnson and Dr Allison Oosterman, the journal focuses on the...
Thursday, June 27, 2013
A leading media academic has voiced concern at the high levels of digital surveillance facing journalists today and has urged journalists to adopt a new ethical model of reporting for social good. Dr Mark Pearson,...
Thursday, June 27, 2013
This edition of Pacific Journalism Review is themed on the Media and Democracy in the South Pacific symposium held in Suva in September 2012. Hosted by the University of the South Pacific, the conference has provided...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Pacific Media Centre Advisory Board member Tui O'Sullivan adjusts pounamu presented to Papua New Guinean postgraduate student Henry Yamo. He has completed his Master of Communication Studies thesis and has...
Thursday, December 20, 2012
This special edition of the literary journal Dreadlocks incorporates proceedings from the Oceans, Islands and Skies - Oceanic Conference on Creativity and Climate Change – The Role of Writers, Artists and the...
Friday, November 30, 2012
At the heart of a global crisis over news media credibility and trust is Britain’s so-called Hackgate scandal involving the widespread allegations of phone-hacking and corruption against the now defunct Rupert...
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Henry Yamo Data collection for my recent research into use of mobile telephones in Papua New Guinea’s health sector communications involved driving thousands of kilometres to rugged outposts for interviewing...