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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
By Leilani Sitagata AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A viral spread of photos and videos from last week’s fatal crash at Nabou has highlighted a need for education...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the Papua New Guinean government’s reported declared intention to shut down access to...
Sunday, June 3, 2018
OPINION: By Keith Jackson NOOSA (PNG Attitude/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Samuel H Basil, the man who might ban Papua New Guineans from Facebook, was not always such a stern opponent...
Friday, June 1, 2018
OPINION: By Scott Waide LAE, Papua New Guinea (My Land, My Country/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Maybe it was a slip of the tongue or a misinterpreted statement. But there is no doubt...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
By Melisha Yafoi BEIJING (PNG Post-Courier/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Students studying in Beijing, China, have described the move by Papua New Guinea’s Communications...
Sunday, April 29, 2018
COMMENTARY: By Colin Peacock WELLINGTON (RNZ Mediawatch/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Facebook has been under fire for some time for distributing misinformation and fake news to a...
Monday, July 31, 2017
AUCKLAND (MEAA/Pacific Media Watch): Australia's Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA) says public interest journalism is at a "crossroads" in its submission to the country...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Translated by Khairiah A. Rahman AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Redaksi Indonesia/Pacific Media Watch): The Facebook account of Afi Nihaya Faradisa, an Indonesian high school student from the...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Young injustice weary and tech-savvy Fijians are mobilising to question the country’s political elite. This is according to Mereoni Chung, a...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
DUNEDIN (Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand news media are “ignoring” the biggest story in the Pacific region in spite of a social media revolution taking the storytelling to the world...
Monday, July 4, 2016
John Gibb of the Otago Daily Times DUNEDIN (Otago Daily Times/Pacific Media Watch): Some New Zealand government ministries risk being damaged in the long term by their refusal, at times, to engage...
Monday, July 4, 2016
DUNEDIN (Otago Daily Times/Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand diplomats remain "sceptical of megaphone diplomacy'' but are increasingly making use of social media, although not in an...
Monday, March 21, 2016
LIVE NEWSFEED: Peaceful civil disobedience in Auckland today – Greenpeace More than 200 climate change activists have blockaded the entrance to SkyCity convention centre where a major oil...
Friday, March 18, 2016
TJ Aumua PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): The kidnapping and attack on a local Vanuatu female tourism manager, Florence Lengkon, has stirred strong criticism of violence against...
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...