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Underestimate climate change legal upheaval ‘at peril’, warns former PM

Published By   /  February 24, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Climate Change, Climate Change law, Culture, Deep-sea mining, Editor's Picks, Environment, Environmental law, Featured, Guam, Hawai'i, Legal issues, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Climate 2018, Pacific Climate Change Conference 2018, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Refugees, Reports  /  Comments Off on Underestimate climate change legal upheaval ‘at peril’, warns former PM

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Underestimate climate change legal upheaval ‘at peril’, warns former PM By David Robie at Te Papa A former New Zealand prime minister has warned that climate change has the potential to force a legal and political upheaval that the world would underestimate “at its peril”. […]

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Filipino shootout at PNG supermarket sparks demand for firearms ban

Published By   /  February 20, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Boroko, Crime, Featured, Firearms, Firearms ban, Gun control, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Shootings, Shootout  /  Comments Off on Filipino shootout at PNG supermarket sparks demand for firearms ban

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Filipino shootout at PNG supermarket sparks demand for firearms ban Police have charged a man with murder after the death of his security officer colleague in a shootout. Both men were Filipinos and investigators are working closely with the Philippines Embassy in Port Moresby. Video: […]

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Ardern mission for post-Gita visit to Tonga, Samoa, Niue and Cook Islands

Published By   /  February 19, 2018  /  Aid, Aid policy, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Cook Islands, Cyclone Gita, Cyclones, Disasters, Jacinda Ardern, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Niue, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Samoa, Tonga, Weather, Winston Peters  /  Comments Off on Ardern mission for post-Gita visit to Tonga, Samoa, Niue and Cook Islands

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Ardern mission for post-Gita visit to Tonga, Samoa, Niue and Cook Islands Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters says the New Zealand government’s Pacific Mission will take place early next month and travel to Tonga, Samoa, Niue, and the Cook Islands. “It […]

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Tuila’epa to open high-powered Pacific climate conference

Published By   /  February 19, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Climate Action, Climate Change, Climate Journalism, COP23, Environment, Featured, Fiji, Kiribati, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Climate 2018, Pacific Climate Change Conference 2018, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Samoa  /  Comments Off on Tuila’epa to open high-powered Pacific climate conference

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Tuila’epa to open high-powered Pacific climate conference Trailer for the controversial climate change documentary Anote’s Ark – former Kiribati President Anote Tong opened the previous Pacific Climate Change Conference in Wellington in 2016. Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Samoan Prime Minister and climate change action advocate […]

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KontraS demands Indonesian police investigate death of terror suspect

Published By   /  February 18, 2018  /  Anti-terror laws, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Death, Densus88, Featured, Human Rights, Indonesia, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Security, Special forces, Terrorism  /  Comments Off on KontraS demands Indonesian police investigate death of terror suspect

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: KontraS demands Indonesian police investigate death of terror suspect By Riani Sanusi Putri in Jakarta Indonesia’s Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (KontraS) has demanded police investigate the cause of death of terrorist suspect Muhammad Jefri in Indramayu. This is deemed important since […]

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West Papua one step closer to MSG membership, says Wenda

Published By   /  February 17, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Benny Wenda, Featured, Human Rights, Indigenous, Indonesia, Media, Melanesian, Melanesian Spearhead Group, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, MSG, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Peter O'Neill, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, West Papua, West Papua human rights, West Papua self-determination, West Papuan independence  /  Comments Off on West Papua one step closer to MSG membership, says Wenda

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: West Papua one step closer to MSG membership, says Wenda Papua New Guinean Prime Minister Peter O’Neill says the Melanesian Spearhead Group has made solid progress under the chairmanship of Solomon Islands. Video: EMTV News By Meriba Tulo in Port Moresby West Papua’s application to […]

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Vanuatu Daily Post: A call to action for endangered Pacific media freedom

Published By   /  February 16, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Dan McGarry, Featured, freedom of expression, justice, Marc Neil-Jones, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Truth, Vanuatu, Vanuatu Daily Post  /  Comments Off on Vanuatu Daily Post: A call to action for endangered Pacific media freedom

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Vanuatu Daily Post: A call to action for endangered Pacific media freedom EDITORIAL OPINION: Dan McGarry and Marc Neil-Jones of the Vanuatu Daily Post call for media associations and professionals throughout the Pacific to act to protect their freedom. It’s becoming far too common: Journalists […]

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One dead, two wounded after PNG gunfire exchange in supermarket

Published By   /  February 16, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Crime, Featured, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports  /  Comments Off on One dead, two wounded after PNG gunfire exchange in supermarket

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: One dead, two wounded after PNG gunfire exchange in supermarket Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk An expatriate man is dead and two local Papua New Guineans are badly wounded – including a child – after two ex-Filpino military servicemen employed as security supervisors shot at each […]

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Sounds of Caribbean planned for Auckland’s first steelband festival

Published By   /  February 16, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Calypso, CaribbeaNZ Southern Stars, Culture, Featured, Festivals, Global, Indigenous, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Music, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Steelband festival, Youth  /  Comments Off on Sounds of Caribbean planned for Auckland’s first steelband festival

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Sounds of Caribbean planned for Auckland’s first steelband festival Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Auckland’s popular Silo Park will come alive to the sounds of the Caribbean next week. Part of the Summer at Silo Park events, the Aotearoa-New Zealand Steelband Festival on Saturday, February 24, […]

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Police again question Islands Business chief editor, ex-publisher in probe

Published By   /  February 15, 2018  /  Air Terminal Services, APAC OSI, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Aviation, Censorship, Civil aviation, Featured, Fiji, Islands Business, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Security  /  Comments Off on Police again question Islands Business chief editor, ex-publisher in probe

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Police again question Islands Business chief editor, ex-publisher in probe Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Islands Business managing director and editor Samisoni Pareti has again been questioned by Fiji police over an online article involving a local magistrate, the news magazine reports. Pareti was today called […]

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