Loading…
You are here:  Home  >  Front page
Latest

Pacific Media Centre condemns ‘flagrant’ Nauru ban on ABC at Forum

Published By   /  July 14, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Nius, Australia, Featured story, Front page, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Nauru, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Islands Forum, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Pacific Media Centre condemns ‘flagrant’ Nauru ban on ABC at Forum

The New Zealand-based Pacific Media Centre has condemned the selective ban by the Nauru government in what it says is an authoritarian affront to media freedom in the region. “Clearly the Nauru government is determined to gag any independent efforts to speak truth to power,” said director Professor David Robie. “The fact that the ABC […]

Read More →
Latest

‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

Published By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Front page, Hawai'i, Indigenous, Legal issues, Media, Media law, Micronesia, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Self Determination, Special Report  /  Comments Off on ‘We cannot footnote our way to freedom’

The Pacific Media Centre’s Dr Sylvia C. Frain talks to human rights lawyer Julian Aguon, who recently won a landmark case in the Guam Supreme Court upholding the separation of powers doctrine, on issues ranging from law school and social justice to indigenous peoples and the right of self-determination in Guam, West Papua and beyond. […]

Read More →
Latest

Disturbing Asia-Pacific millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

Published By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Digital Media, Featured story, freedom of expression, Front page, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Research, Special Report  /  Comments Off on Disturbing Asia-Pacific millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

The digital age and the power and challenges of the Millennials as presented by keynote speaker Professor B P Sanjay, pro vice-chancellor of the University of Hyderabad, at the AMIC2018 conference at Manipal, Karnataka, India, on 7-9 June 2018. The theme of the 26th AMIC (Asian Media Information and Communication) annual conference focuses on disturbing […]

Read More →
Latest

Disturbing Asian millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

Published By   /  June 18, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Digital Media, Featured story, freedom of expression, Front page, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Research, Special Report  /  Comments Off on Disturbing Asian millennials in the digital communication ecosystem

The digital age and the power and challenges of the Millennials as presented by keynote speaker Professor B P Sanjay, pro vice-chancellor of the University of Hyderabad, at the AMIC2018 conference at Manipal, Karnataka, India, on 7-9 June 2018. The theme of the 26th AMIC (Asian Media Information and Communication) annual conference focuses on disturbing […]

Read More →
Latest

Talking journalist ‘targeting’ and Papuan media on World Press Freedom Day

Published By   /  May 11, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Featured story, Front page, Journalist killings, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, PMC Reportage, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Talking journalist ‘targeting’ and Papuan media on World Press Freedom Day

Author profile:  By Craig MajorSchool of Communication Studies Professor and Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie marked World Press Freedom Day last week with a seminar covering the “targeting” and killing of Journalists, as well as the state of the media in West Papua. During a seminar on Friday 3 May to coincide with World Press […]

Read More →
Latest

About the Pacific Media Centre

Published By   /  April 27, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Front page, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pasifika, PMC Reportage, Press Release  /  Comments Off on About the Pacific Media Centre

Author profile:  Informed journalism and media research Informed journalism and media research contributes to economic, political and social development and AUT University’s Pacific Media Centre – Te Amokura – seeks to stimulate research into contemporary Māori, Pasifika and ethnic diversity media and culture production. The PMC, founded in 2007, also collaborates with other Asia-Pacific media […]

Read More →
Latest

Pacific nuclear activist-poet tells stories through culture – and her latest poem

Published By   /  April 17, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Culture, Featured story, Front page, Literature, Marshall Islands, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Nuclear Issues, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, poetry, Press Release, Special Report  /  Comments Off on Pacific nuclear activist-poet tells stories through culture – and her latest poem

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Sylvia C. Frain reports from Hawai’i on the release of a poetry work focusing on the impact of nuclear activity in the Marshall Islands. Nuclear activist, writer and poet Kathy Jetñil-Kijner from the Marshall Islands has launched her new poetry work which has a focus on nuclear weapons. Her newest poem, “Anointed” can be seen […]

Read More →
Latest

PMC’s Bearing Witness 2018 crew arrive in Fiji

Published By   /  April 15, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Nius, Bearing Witness, Climate Change, Environment, Featured story, Fiji, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release  /  Comments Off on PMC’s Bearing Witness 2018 crew arrive in Fiji

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: PMC’s Bearing Witness 2018 crew arrive in Fiji Author profile:  Touchdown Fiji … Last week: Our intrepid Pacific Media Centre Bearing Witness climate media team Blessen Tom (left below) and Hele Ikimotu Christopher prepping in Auckland before departure … Now: On the ground at the […]

Read More →
Latest

‘A cloud over Bukidnon forest’ – the Lumad indigenous rights struggle in Mindanao

Published By   /  April 7, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Forestry, Front page, Indigenous, Investigative journalism, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Research  /  Comments Off on ‘A cloud over Bukidnon forest’ – the Lumad indigenous rights struggle in Mindanao

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: ‘A cloud over Bukidnon forest’ – the Lumad indigenous rights struggle in Mindanao 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 the region were […]

Read More →
Latest

Climate change media tools helpful, but more Pacific indigenous perspectives needed

Published By   /  February 27, 2018  /  Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate Change, Featured story, Front page, Indigenous, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Polynesia, Press Release, Science, Special Report  /  Comments Off on Climate change media tools helpful, but more Pacific indigenous perspectives needed

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Climate change media tools helpful, but more Pacific indigenous perspectives needed Tuesday, February 27, 2018 Sylvia Frain profiles the achievements and challenges of four days at the second Pacific Ocean Climate Change Conference, Cyclone Gita interrupted the timely and relevant second Pacific Ocean Climate Change […]

Read More →