Friday, November 13, 2015
SUVA (Wansolwara / Pacific Media Watch): To produce fearless journalism, journalists must rely on the core principles of their profession to help them tell the stories that matter, journalism educator, journalist and...
Thursday, November 5, 2015
INTERVIEW: AUCKLAND (Green Planet FM / Pacific Media Watch): Freedom of the press describes the right to gather, publish, and distribute information and ideas without government restriction.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
AUCKLAND (TV3/Te Waha Nui/Pacific Media Watch): Kiribati's 'climate change refugee' Ioane Teitiota and his family have lost their campaign to stay in New Zealand.
Associate Immigration Minister...
Thursday, September 17, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand has a rich history in activism and protest, most of which stems from a passion to promote peace globally, a movement that is also relevant today.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Pacific Scoop Report – By Niklas Pedersen in Suva
Seven Pacific leaders have signed a strong document on climate change in Fiji, mapping out what they want to achieve at COP 21 in Paris later this year.
Friday, August 28, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Two Auckland University of Technology students are headed to Fiji this weekend for two weeks on internship with local media.
Niklas Brandt Pedersen, on exchange from...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Beyond2015, a global campaign focused on working with civil society groups to develop their regions, plans to end poverty, inequality and climate change in the Pacific....
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Island Forum (PIF) leaders meeting in Papua New Guinea is a few weeks away and the secretary-general for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP), Octovianus...
Friday, August 14, 2015
Niklas Pedersen of Asia-Pacific Journalism
AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): Leading climate voices from the Pacific Islands are trying to raise greater global warming awareness in New Zealand through a...
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Student journalist TJ Aumua of Auckland University of Technology has returned from two weeks on an internship in Fiji working in local newsrooms.
Aumua was placed in Fiji as part of...
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Most audiences are used to seeing Wairere Tame Iti as the Māori activist, who most notably shot the Australian flag at a 2005 Waitangi Tribunal hearing, and recently when...
Sunday, July 12, 2015
AUCKLAND (Radio New Zealand Sunday/Pacific Media Watch): The story of the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior has been told many times but it is almost invariably from a New Zealand point of view - the response to a...
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
AUCKLAND (Planet FM/Amuse-Gueule/Pacific Media Watch): The French-language Amuse-Gueule programme on the New Zealand community broadcaster Planet FM has featured the Rainbow Warrior affair on its weekly programme just...
Thursday, July 2, 2015
ON BOARD THE MARIANNE (Mondoweiss/Kia Ora Gaza/Pacific Media Watch): Israel Defence Forces violently intercepted the Swedish boat named Marianne in the early hours of Monday to prevent it from landing...
Saturday, June 20, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre/Pacific Media Watch): Activist movements in New Zealand through the 1980s helped spark the change needed for the country's nuclear-free stance in the Pacific.