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Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 12:50
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Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 12:42
Situated at the crossroads of Melanesia and Polynesia, the Fiji Islands were “discovered” in 1643 by Abel Tasman, a Dutch explorer. In 1774, even Captain Cook anchored here, but it was...
Thursday, December 23, 2010 - 21:03
The students and staff of the Pacific Media Centre wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year for 2011. We thank you for your support and encouragement over this past year. This...
Sunday, October 10, 2010 - 20:55
Sophie Foster, assistant editor of the Fiji Times, is among leading journalists who have lambasted curbs on media freedom in the latest edition of Pacific Journalism Review.
Monday, September 20, 2010 - 21:21
News media need to boost their coverage and analysis of Pacific environmental issues to meet the critical challenges facing the region, says a journalism educator.
Saturday, August 21, 2010 - 16:48
AUT University is seeking a Pasifika journalist and/or journalism scholar to join its teaching staff and drive a new graduate programme. This is a major new diversity initiative for a New Zealand...
Thursday, August 19, 2010 - 18:04
A decade-long civil war on Bougainville, four coups in Fiji, ethnic conflict in the Solomon Islands, factional feuding in Vanuatu and political assassinations in New Caledonia and Samoa are all...
Friday, August 13, 2010 - 21:19
Development journalism is criticially important for media in the South Pacific, says the director of the Pacific Media Centre. Associate professor David Robie told the week-long Pacific Conference...
Saturday, July 31, 2010 - 14:53
Michael Field, a veteran Pacific journalist, offers some “absorbing accounts of first-hand experiences within this historic unrest” in the region in his latest book Swimming With Sharks,...
Thursday, July 29, 2010 - 18:44
For a year, journalists in Fiji have had to live with censors posted in the newsroom. Now a new media decree threatens huge fines and and five years in prison for reports against the national...
Friday, April 16, 2010 - 10:57
Editors, broadcasters and publishers are struggling to defend the last vestige of a free press in Fiji in the face of a draconian media decree aimed at gagging two of the country's three daily...
Saturday, April 10, 2010 - 11:04
Fiji’s draft media decree is draconian and punitive and will fail as a development communication model. Many aspects of the draft law are deeply disturbing and the harsh proposed penalties...
Thursday, March 4, 2010 - 20:00
Fiji’s draft media decree is draconian and punitive and will fail as a development communication model, says the head of the New Zealand-based Pacific Media Centre.