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Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Philip Cass RESEARCH: Writing in 1967, the Australian historian Hank Nelson observed in his pioneering survey of the press in PNG:
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Scott MacWilliam: RESEARCH: The establishment and subsequent operations of the two most important universities in the South Pacific, the regional University of the South Pacific (USP) and the...
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Dr Gavin Ellis RESEARCH: Let me begin by putting New Zealand domestic journalism in context. None of the 16 journalists and nine citizen journalists killed so far this year, according to Reporters...
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Courtney Wilson RESEARCH: This thesis examines news coverage of conflict in Fiji, Papua New Guinea (PNG), and West Papua by two prominent media sources in New Zealand - Radio New Zealand’s...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Scott MacWilliam: RESEARCH: THIS ESSAY, and the research which preceded it, is driven by a puzzle that is neatly embodied in the two quotations presented.
Sunday, December 1, 2013
Henry Yamo RESEARCH: Broadband telecommunication services are growing rapidly and spreading at a remarkable pace. Globally, mobile phones are one of the most universally available technologies today...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
David Robie: RESEARCH: Peace journalism has emerged belatedly in the context of critical studies in Oceania, where seminars over the past two years have addressed conflict reporting and the notion of...
Sunday, June 30, 2013
David Robie RESEARCH: Alongside normative definitions of the Fourth Estate as an independent watchdog on political power, in the South Pacific there is also a notion of a “fifth estate”,...
Sunday, June 30, 2013
Shailendra Singh RESEARCH: This article moots the idea of ‘responsible conflict reporting’ in Fiji and the South Pacific. Prolonged conflict, including three coups since 1987, has...
Sunday, June 30, 2013
David Robie RESEARCH: South Pacific media face a challenge of developing forms of journalism that contribute to the national ethos by mobilising change from passive communities to those seeking...
Friday, November 30, 2012
Documentary RESEARCH: Media Freedom in the Pacific: Researched interviews on the issues of media freedom and freedom of information in the South Pacific to mark the UNESCO World Media Freedom Day on...
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
David Robie: RESEARCH: Auckland University of Technology’s Pacific Media Centre and its news offshoot, Pacific Scoop, are working in tandem with New Zealand’s leading independent online...
Thursday, June 28, 2012
David Robie: RESEARCH: The fate of 2700 islanders from the Carteret Islands off the north-eastern coast of Bougainville has become an icon for the future of many communities on low-lying small states...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Taberannang Korauaba: RESEARCH: Although the Pacific nation of Kiribati has been identified as one of the most vulnerable countries to the impact of climate change, little is known about the...