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Tuesday, April 23, 2019
RESEARCH: David Robie: Apart from convoys with soldiers riding shotgun and yellow ochre Bougainville Copper Limited trucks packed with security forces sporting M16s, you would hardly guess that a...
Friday, March 15, 2019
RESEARCH: Khairiah A. Rahman: In the global media scene, media ownership is controlled by groups with political agendas. Intolerance of ‘the other’, from Islam and migrants to people of...
Monday, February 25, 2019
RESEARCH: David Robie: In 2016, the Pacific Media Centre responded to the devastation and tragedy wrought in Fiji by Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston by initiating the Bearing Witness journalism...
Sunday, February 24, 2019
RESEARCH: David Robie: Auckland University of Technology’s Pacific Media Centre marked its tenth anniversary with a wide-ranging public seminar discussing two of the region’s most...
Friday, February 22, 2019
RESEARCH: Shailendra Singh: The Univerasity of the South Pacific’s 50th anniversary marks 30 years of existence for its regional journalism programme. In an eventful journey, the programme...
Saturday, April 7, 2018
RESEARCH: David Robie: THE MOOD in the chapel on the outskirts of Malaybalay, capital of Bukidnon province was somber. Six datu (chiefs) and several delegates of the indigenous tribal Lumad people of...
Monday, March 19, 2018
It’s time we confronted the fact that, for nearly 400 years, the state of the island has also been colonial.  It is the unchanged and...
Thursday, November 30, 2017
For five decades Tanah Papua, or the West Papua half of the island of New Guinea on the intersection of Asia and the Pacific, has been a critical...
Friday, November 24, 2017
RESEARCH: David Robie: It was ironical that the most evocative demonstration of freedom of the press in Indonesia since the draconian Suharto era two decades ago was also given a global black mark...
Monday, July 31, 2017
RESEARCH: Sylvia C. Frain: This project examines how Indigenous women nonviolently resist the invisible and visible sexist and environmental politics of everyday and expanding militarization by the...
Friday, July 21, 2017
RESEARCH: David Robie & Sarika Chand: This article is a case study assessing this climate change journalism project and arguing for the initiative to be funded for a multiple-year period in...
Friday, July 7, 2017
RESEARCH: David Robie: State-backed terrorism as exemplified by the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior, the Amsterdam-registered flagship of the Greenpeace environmental movement, on 10 July 1985 in New...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
RESEARCH: Ricardo Morris, a journalist, editor of Republika magazine in Fiji and a Thomson Reuters fellow, has studied the perceptions and practice of self-censorship among journalists from his...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
New Zealand International (RNZI) broadcasts from New Zealand into the South Pacific and is relayed to South Pacific listeners by their various...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Media convergence within the news and current affairs landscape over the past two decades has opened opportunities for competing newspapers,...