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Chaos in Palu after quake and tsunami as survivors deal with hunger, thirst

Published By   /  October 2, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Disasters, Earthquakes, Featured, Indonesia, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, natural disaster, natural disasters, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Palu tsunami, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Tsunami  /  Comments Off on Chaos in Palu after quake and tsunami as survivors deal with hunger, thirst

By Ruslan Sangadji and Andi Hajramurni in Palu, Indonesia In the wake of mass destruction caused by Indonesia’s 7.4-magnitude earthquake and the subsequent tsunami, survivors in Palu and Donggala in Central Sulawesi have been scrambling to salvage food supplies and other items, as aid from the central government began to trickle into the region. Yesterday, […]

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Boe climate and security pact big step forward, but lacks a gender drive

Published By   /  September 21, 2018  /  APJS newsfile, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Boe Declaration, Climate, Climate gender, Environment, Featured, Gender, Global Warming, History, Human Rights, Images, Indigenous, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, natural disaster, natural disasters, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Oxfam, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Science-Technology, Security, Text, Tsunami  /  Comments Off on Boe climate and security pact big step forward, but lacks a gender drive

The major item on the agenda at last week’s Pacific Islands Forum was climate change. However, a gender gap appears to be at play within climate change itself. Jessica Marshall reports for Asia Pacific Journalism. The content of the Boe Declaration, signed at the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru earlier this month, is not widely […]

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Typhoon Mangkhut devastates north of Philippines with at least 25 dead

Published By   /  September 16, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Disasters, Featured, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, natural disaster, natural disasters, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Typhoon, Typhoon Mangkhut, Typhoon Ompong, Weather  /  Comments Off on Typhoon Mangkhut devastates north of Philippines with at least 25 dead

Typhoon Mangkhut as seen from the foyer of the of the Mira de Polaris hotel about 15 km from the heart of San Nicolas. Video: Jeremaiah M. Opiniano/Cafe Pacific By Jeremaiah M. Opiniano in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte Howling winds and heavy volumes of rainfall brought more than a third of the Philippines and its […]

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Harsh response lessons abound in wake of PNG’s quake devastation

Published By   /  March 11, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Disaster management, Disaster relief, Disaster risk reduction, Disasters, Earthquakes, Editor's Picks, Environment, Featured, Hela, helicopters, Highlands, Human Rights, Indigenous, Kadovar, Manam, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, natural disasters, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Pacific Voices, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Southern Highlands, Volcanoes  /  Comments Off on Harsh response lessons abound in wake of PNG’s quake devastation

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Harsh response lessons abound in wake of PNG’s quake devastation BRIEFING: By Sylvester Gawi in Tari, Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea’s Highlands earthquake disaster has brought to light some of the many things that need to be considered in assisting those affected by disaster […]

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Challenges on the ground in PNG Highlands – what people really need

Published By   /  March 10, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Disasters, Earthquakes, EMTV, EMTV News, Featured, Health, helicopters, Human Rights, Media, Medicine, Medicine shortage, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, natural disasters, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Sustainability  /  Comments Off on Challenges on the ground in PNG Highlands – what people really need

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Challenges on the ground in PNG Highlands – what people really need By Scott Waide, EMTV journalist and blogger Survivors in Papua New Guinea’s earthquake in the Highlands face tough challenges. And so do the relief agencies and government authorities trying to deliver support to […]

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Counting the cost of PNG’s devastating earthquake – many uncertainties

Published By   /  March 10, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Disasters, Earthquakes, Human Rights, Institute of National Affairs, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Mining, natural disasters, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reconstruction, Reports, Security  /  Comments Off on Counting the cost of PNG’s devastating earthquake – many uncertainties

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Counting the cost of PNG’s devastating earthquake – many uncertainties SPECIAL REPORT: Shirley Mauludu in Port Moresby reports on the earthquake which hit parts of three Highlands provinces almost two weeks ago, leaving behind a trail of destruction, injuries, loss of lives and massive damage […]

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Tiny Timbulsloko fights back in face of Indonesia’s ‘ecological disaster’

Published By   /  November 18, 2017  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Climate, Climate Change, Climate Change Relocation, Climate research, Development, drones, Environment, Environmental activism, Environmental Journalism, Farmers, Featured, Fishermen, Flooding, Indonesia, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, natural disasters, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Semarang, Timbulsloko, Urban Planning  /  Comments Off on Tiny Timbulsloko fights back in face of Indonesia’s ‘ecological disaster’

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Tiny Timbulsloko fights back in face of Indonesia’s ‘ecological disaster’ Drone views of the village of Timbulsloko showing the scale of coastal erosion and sinking flatlands in an area that once used to to be rice fields on the edge of the Central Java city […]

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