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Thursday, March 31, 2011
As leaders gathered in Fiji this week for the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Leaders Summit, the Pacific Institute of Public Policy (PiPP) has released its findings from the first ever telephone...
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
This research report identifies systemic failures on the part of Toronto-based Barrick Gold that kept the company from recognising the risk of abuses, and responding to allegations that abuses had...
Friday, January 7, 2011
James Hollings: This research study analyses four high-profile examples of New Zealand investigative journalism based on revelation by vulnerable and reluctant sources.
Friday, January 7, 2011
Bill Birnbauer: With traditional newsroom resources thinning due to budget and staffing constraints, two ideas are proposed to bolster the amount of in-depth reporting in Australia and New Zealand.
Thursday, January 6, 2011
Janine Little: This research paper compares two works of book-length journalism on Australian criminal court cases in order to make some observations about the role of creative non-fiction in...
Thursday, January 6, 2011
The paper probes the ethics of investigative journalism, the good and the bad, the legal position on “stings”, the pressures on investigative reporting, and the success stories amid...
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
In an age which is marked by globalisation and technological advancement, the role of media in portraying and interpreting the conflict is...
Wednesday, January 5, 2011
Mass media exposure has been associated with an increased risk of eating pathology. This research article in the January 2011 edition of the British Journal of Psychiatry examines the situation in...
Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Josephine Latu: A cultural studies thesis examining messages about political reform communicated by two independent newspapers in Tonga – the Taimi 'o Tonga and the Talaki - during the...
Monday, December 20, 2010
Journalism schools teach us to be observers, not to get too involved, to keep a distance. But, back home in Nepal, you could not be just a spectator anymore. We had to examine our own role as...
Monday, December 20, 2010
David Robie: This research article analyses the independent media published by communication studies educational programmes in Fiji and Papua New Guinea. It examines how a variety of niche publishing...
Monday, December 20, 2010
This research article examines the influence of state control on the media in Tonga through an analysis of two case studies from different eras in Tongan history: the Niuvakai newspaper in 1882 and...
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
This research paper examines the collaboration between the Ministry of Higher Education in Oman and the New Zealand Tertiary Education Consortium, which has resulted in the delivery of four degrees,...
Saturday, November 20, 2010
In this presentation, documentary photographer John Miller (Ngapuhi) will speak to the prototype version of an interactive audiovisual report or timeline on display in the Media, Investigative...
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Democracy in Fiji has been top-down where primarily the middle class and the wealthy elite have understood its true merits and values. Politicians, professionals, academics and civil society...