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Dan McGarry: Want to lead in the Pacific? Try listening first

Published By   /  April 17, 2018  /  Aid, Aid policy, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, Australian aid, Balance, Cartoons, China, Culture, Fairness, Featured, Foreign Policy, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, Military bases, New Releases, New Zealand, News, News Media, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Vanuatu, Vanuatu Daily Post  /  Comments Off on Dan McGarry: Want to lead in the Pacific? Try listening first

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Dan McGarry: Want to lead in the Pacific? Try listening first Cathy Wilcox’s Sydney Morning Herald cartoon is a showcase for everything that’s wrong with Australian foreign policy. Cartoon: Cathy Wilcox/SMH/VDP By Dan McGarry in Port Vila The average Australian’s conception of Pacific island nations […]

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Baseless rumours: why talk of Chinese military base in Vanuatu misses point

Published By   /  April 13, 2018  /  ABC Pacific Beat, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, China, Espiritu Santo, Featured, Global, Luganville, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Military, Military bases, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Beat, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Pacific War, PMC Reportage, Politics, Port Vila, Press Release, Reports, Vanuatu, World War II  /  Comments Off on Baseless rumours: why talk of Chinese military base in Vanuatu misses point

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Baseless rumours: why talk of Chinese military base in Vanuatu misses point How the Vanuatu Daily Post reacted to the Australian “news” of a possible Chinese military base plan. Image: VDP BRIEFING: By Dan McGarry in Port Vila The “news” this week that Vanuatu was […]

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Life after the PNG quakes and more really tough decisions ahead

Published By   /  March 27, 2018  /  Aid, Analysis, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Blogs, Civil Society, Disasters, Earthquakes, Environment, Featured, helicopters, Media, Medical aid, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Mougalu, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, scott waide, Western Province  /  Comments Off on Life after the PNG quakes and more really tough decisions ahead

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Life after the PNG quakes and more really tough decisions ahead SPECIAL REPORT: Anton Lutz in Mougulu profiles what life is like on the border of Western Province and Hela at the epicentre three weeks after Papua New Guinea’s earthquakes. This week a disaster relief […]

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John Minto: Barack Obama – ‘Yes, We Can’ champion of the rich

Published By   /  March 24, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Banks, Barack Obama, Cartoons, drones, Editor's Picks, Featured, Financial crisis, Gallery, John Minto, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Occupy Movement, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Political history, Politics, Press Release, Reports, social change, Wealth  /  Comments Off on John Minto: Barack Obama – ‘Yes, We Can’ champion of the rich

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: John Minto: Barack Obama – ‘Yes, We Can’ champion of the rich Barack Obama bailed out the banks, increased weapons production and delivered 10 times more drone strikes than his predecessor George Bush. Cartoon: Malcolm Evans/The Daily Blog OPINION: By John Minto Former US President […]

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Gary Juffa: How we can stop criminal cartels stealing our PNG forests

Published By   /  March 17, 2018  /  APR, Army, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Cartels, Crime, Development, Environment, Featured, Flora and fauna, Forests, Gary Juffa, Human Rights, Illegal logging, Logging, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, PNG Forests Authority, Police, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Sustainable Development  /  Comments Off on Gary Juffa: How we can stop criminal cartels stealing our PNG forests

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Gary Juffa: How we can stop criminal cartels stealing our PNG forests Police action squad dealing to illegal loggers in Oro province of Papua New Guinea. Image: Gary Juffa/FB OPINION: By Gary Juffa In the ongoing saga of stopping illegal logging in Papua New Guinea’s […]

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New Timor treaty will finally set borders to resolve oil, gas row

Published By   /  March 7, 2018  /  Analysis, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Bayu-Undan, Development, Economics, Featured, Gas fields, Greater Sunrise, Human Rights, Indigenous, International law, justice, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Oil fields, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Self Determination, Sustainability, Timor Gap, Timor Sea, Timor Sea Treaty, Timor-Leste  /  Comments Off on New Timor treaty will finally set borders to resolve oil, gas row

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: New Timor treaty will finally set borders to resolve oil, gas row ANALYSIS: By Tom Clarke Timor-Leste and Australia has signed a maritime boundary agreement at the UN headquarters in New York today, putting their long-running border dispute to rest. Although the finer details of […]

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31 deaths so far in PNG quake, but ‘hit-and-miss’ on rural area statistics

Published By   /  March 1, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Disaster management, Disaster relief, Disaster risk reduction, Disasters, Earthquakes, EMTV News, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Refugees, Reports  /  Comments Off on 31 deaths so far in PNG quake, but ‘hit-and-miss’ on rural area statistics

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: 31 deaths so far in PNG quake, but ‘hit-and-miss’ on rural area statistics Professor Chalapan Kaluwin of the University of Papua New Guinea’s School of Natural and Physical Sciences says the country should prepare itself for more natural disasters. EMTV News By Scott Waide of […]

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Marites Vitug: Duterte’s dangerously zero idea of independent journalism

Published By   /  March 1, 2018  /  Analysis, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Censorship, Democracy, dictatorship, Featured, freedom of expression, Malacañang, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Philippines, Pia Rañada, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Rodrigo Duterte  /  Comments Off on Marites Vitug: Duterte’s dangerously zero idea of independent journalism

MIL OSI – Source: Evening Report Arts and Media Headline: Marites Vitug: Duterte’s dangerously zero idea of independent journalism ANALYSIS: By Marites Dañguilan Vitug in Manila A year ago, the White House barred some members of the press from attending an informal briefing, a rarity in a country that was regarded as the beacon of […]

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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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