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Special Reports

Friday, February 8, 2013
Wadan Narsey ANALYSIS: Given the problems caused by conflicts of interest in business ownership, that should be a central item on the Fiji agenda: media owners should not have any other substantial business interests in...
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Wadan Narsey ANALYSIS: Since 2009, the Fiji military-backed regime's tight control and self-censorship has prevented the media from being a "watchdog" on government, while some media organisations have...
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Biman Prasad ANALYSIS: Confidence in the country will continue to grow if the constitutional process is seen to its logical conclusion through an inclusive and transparent process.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Wadan Narsey COMMENTARY: When it comes to Fiji affairs, the international media usually focus on what Australia and New Zealand think.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Roman Grynberg ANALYSIS: The great lessons learned from past Pacific economic experience.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Rowan Callick ANALYSIS: Fiji police have seized and burnt copies of the draft constitution despite military ruler Frank Bainimarama's pledge in his New Year's message that "we should have a new, modern...
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Mark Pearson: The United States has its Pulitzer Prizes. Australia has the Walkleys. And journalism education in the region has the Ossies.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
In Papua New Guinea in 2009, UNESCO-hosted the first-ever regional journalism schools conference. One of the resolutions that came out of the conference was to establish a regional resource for programmes offered at...
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Mohamed Hassan ANALYSIS: Papua New Guinea is home to some of the biggest gold, silver and nickel reserves in the world, and for decades has been the centre of attention for international mining giants.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
How attached should a journalist be when reporting on climate change in the South Pacific? The findings of this case study showed that The New Zealand Herald’s main challenge is not that they misuse the...
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Harry Pearl: ANALYSIS: What’s going wrong in the South Pacific’s biggest media industry? An Asia-Pacific Journalism special report.
Friday, November 2, 2012
Nic Maclellan: ANALYSIS: Australia has remarkably strong ties with France in the Pacific – and they are stifling the drive toward independence of countries like New Caledonia. The second report of a special New...
Friday, November 2, 2012
Nic Maclellan: ANALYSIS: Decolonisation might not look like a hot-button issue but after Australia’s Security Council win the country will now have to start taking it seriously in the Pacific. A special New...
Saturday, October 27, 2012
Sashi Kumar ANALYSIS: The potential and promise of socialism against the neoliberal order needs an agency which can evoke the alternative in freshly minted terms that capture the popular imagination.
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Murray Horton OPINION: Some of the most harrowing stories to come out of the Christchurch earthquake in February last year involved people trapped alive in the collapsed CTV Building desperately ringing their families,...