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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...
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Dan McGarry, media director of the Vanuatu Daily Post PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): A brave local woman has come forward with a shocking story of out-of-control violence in...
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Gorethy Kenneth PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): Communications Minister Jimmy Miringtoro has announced plans to set up a Media Appeals Tribunal in the New Year targeting abuse...
Monday, November 9, 2015
APIA (Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme / The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): With just a few weeks to go until the COP21 (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
PORT MORESBY (PNG Today/ PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill is receiving strong criticism over a new communications law set to be put in...
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Vuniwaqa Bola-Bari SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Social media platforms such as Facebook are an increasingly prominent and popular means of social networking and political online...
Monday, September 7, 2015
PORT MORESBY (Radio NZ International/The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Pacific leaders gather this week in Papua New Guinea for their annual summit and West Papuan leader and freedom campaigner...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
YAREN (Marianas Variety/ The Guardian/ Pacific Media Watch): The Nauruan government’s censorship of Facebook will be temporary and only until “necessary protection mechanisms” are...
Friday, May 8, 2015
AUCKLAND (Vanguard Films/Pacific Media Watch): HOT AIR: Climate Change Politics In NZ - the award-winning feature length documentary which reveals how big business stopped New Zealand government...
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Wendy Bacon ANALYSIS: An SBS journalist is out of a job for expressing an opinion. A review of how the Twitter storm calling for his sacking unfolded.