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Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 15:19
AUT University’sThird Flavorz11 film festival for  Māori, Pasifika and diversity student video makers is gearing up for another talent-packed programme next month.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 - 17:21
Papua New Guinea’s Tok Pisin language newspaper Wantok, founded in 1969, is one of the publishing icons of the South Pacific.Philip Cass of Unitec presents a seminar on the newspaper and the...
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 19:34
The Umma Trust and the Pacific Media Centre warmly invite you to a public forum on “Muslim Women Rights is Human Rights”. Sisters in Islam is a Muslim Women's NGO in Malaysia...
Monday, May 23, 2016
GUAM (Te Kāea/ Māori Television/Pacific Media Watch): The regionally anticipated Festival of Pacific Arts has finally kicked off this weekend in Guam. According to a Te Kāea news report, close to...
Sunday, May 1, 2016
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report//Pacific Media Watch): Mainstream New Zealand news media have been heavily criticised for “misrepresentations, sensationalism and exclusions” at the first...
Thursday, March 17, 2016
This report is the first comprehensive survey of the Pasifika diaspora media in Auckland, the world’s largest Pacific city. It starts with a discussion of the concept of ‘diaspora...
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Paul Eddison CAEN, France (Planet Rugby/Pacific Media Watch): The call-up of Sevens star Virimi Vakatawa to France's Six Nations squad was a calculated gamble by new coach Guy Novès...
Saturday, October 24, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Loss of language is still a major concern for Pacific communities. With another year of language week celebrations almost over, the Auckland University of Technology...
Monday, September 28, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Māori Television’s Native Affairs story on West Papua went to air tonight. This is the report by the first New Zealand television crew allowed into the...
Saturday, September 12, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): Fifty six representatives from 19 different countries around the Pacific region took part in the Future Leaders of the Pacific conference last week in...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Vaimoana Tapaleao AUCKLAND (The New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): A New Zealand Pacific band has been chosen to lend their voices to Disney's next big movie - Moana. Te Vaka is a...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Jessica Terrell HONOLULU, HAWAI'I (Honolulu Civil Beat/ Pacific Media Watch): Thousands of native Hawai'ians and other residents have mobilised in Waikiki, Hawai'i, for the “...
Saturday, August 8, 2015
NEW YORK (Cultural Survival/Pacific Media Watch): August 9 was first proclaimed International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples by the United Nations in 1994 to promote and protect the...
Thursday, July 30, 2015
TJ Aumua    AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Kia ora. This simple greeting in te reo Māori is a frequent news topic that makes media headlines. The most publicised incident...
Friday, May 1, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Out goes the tired old image of the Pacific as a “honeymoon destination”. In comes a new perception for New Zealand industries of smaller islands in the...