Monday, May 20, 2013
Michael Sergel WELLINGTON (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Ralph Regenvanu, Vanuatu's recently-appointed Minister of Lands, Geology, Mines, Energy and Water, is a self-confessed "notorious critic" of...
Friday, May 17, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Afghan journalist Bilal Sarwary has hailed media freedom as one of the accomplishments in Afghanistan over the last decade.
The Kabul-based reporter working for the BBC expressed this...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): For the first time after its premiere at the New Zealand International Film Festival, Aucklanders had the chance to experience the classic Norwegian adventure film Kon...
Monday, May 6, 2013
AUCKLAND (AUT University / Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch): At the heart of a global crisis over news media credibility and trust has been Britain's so-called Hackgate scandal involving allegations of...
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Michael Sergel AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch): AUT University student journalist Michael Sergel talks to Australian academic, journalist and author Professor Mark Pearson of...
Friday, May 3, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Many people in New Zealand and Australia have hardly heard about the UNESCO World Press Freedom Day, which takes place this Friday, May 3, all over the world.
Friday, April 26, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): In order for Pacific news media to do their job in a well-functioning democracy, they need better pay, journalism Professor Mark Pearson argues.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Daniel Drageset: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The new Papuans Behind Bars website primarily targets an international audience, according to Paul Membrasar.
Sunday, April 14, 2013
WELLINGTON (Center for Public Integrity / Pacific Media Watch): The story of Portcullis TrustNet and its birthplace — the Cook Islands — is in many ways the story of the offshore banking...
Friday, April 12, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Pioneering online media journalist and publisher Alastair Thompson has embarked on a mission to save public interest journalism in New Zealand.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): A leading Danish journalism professor has brushed off rightwing MP Marie Krarup’s criticisms of the New Zealand military as not worthy of attention
Monday, April 8, 2013
SUVA (Al Jazeera / Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Fijians are weighing up a controversial new draft constitution aimed at restoring democracy in the South Pacific nation for next year....
Sunday, April 7, 2013
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DENPASAR (Cafe Pacific / Jakarta Post / Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian authorities have been dealt another embarrassing blow when a second video shot by Dutch stunt journalist Kees Van...
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Daniel Drageset: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Social justice photographer John Miller believes his work brings alive issues for young people today and is a critical historical record.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND: (Pacific Media Watch): The media is neglecting its responsibility in covering violence against women issues in Papua New-Guinea, according to Titi Gabi, co-chair at the Pacific Freedom Forum.