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Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 16:19
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 - 18:21
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 - 20:34
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...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand’s Māori and Pasifika community will have a stronger presence in the country’s public media under a new policy announced by the Labour Party...
Thursday, August 31, 2017
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Auckland University of Technology has launched a “first of its kind” Indonesia Centre. “This is both a celebration and a step forward into the...
Thursday, June 22, 2017
By Dan McGarry PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Asia Pacific Report): Vanuatu has never seen an outpouring of sorrow and admiration such as it witnessed yesterday. Many alive today may not see...
Monday, April 3, 2017
For three decades Tagata Pasifika has been telling the stories of Pasifika people in Aotearoa and abroad. A weekend special of the popular programme took the audience back down memory lane...
Monday, February 27, 2017
By Bob Makin PORT VILA (Vanuatu Digest/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The first-ever Oscar-nominated film made in Vanuatu, Tanna, continues to receive enormous praise. The movie has...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Vaimoana Tapaleao AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald / Asia Pacific Report / Pacific Media Watch): You know the film is something special when the opening scene brings a tear to the eye. It is the...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
By DAVID ROBIE  on Aneityum, Vanuatu She had the most enchanting smile, even though she had lost her baby teeth. Her toothless grin turned out to be perfect for the role. The five-year-...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Maui depiction sparks negative stereotype debate   The depiction of Pacific and Māori folklore demigod, Maui, in a new Disney movie has received controversial debate with some saying it...
Thursday, June 23, 2016
AUCKLAND (Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): Shower curtains, cushions and t-shirts featuring Māori portraits and images of a shrunken Māori head (mokomōkai) were found to be on...
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...