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Keith Rankin’s Chart of the Month – Descended from Royalty?

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Culture, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Keith Rankin, Lead, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Keith Rankin’s Chart of the Month – Descended from Royalty?

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Analysis by Keith Rankin – Chart of the Month – Descended from Royalty? While reading a news-site recently, I caught a link to the following from ancestry.com: Do You Come From Royalty? While the article itself doesn’t actually mention “royalty”, it’s true that many people wonder if they are descended from someone […]

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Asia-Pacific holds many ‘worst records’ in media freedom report, says RSF

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Asia-Pacific holds many ‘worst records’ in media freedom report, says RSF

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Media freedom is under threat now more than ever – and many of the worst violators are in the Asia-Pacific region, says the Paris-based global watchdog Reporters Without Borders/Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF). The 2017 RSF World Press Freedom Index reflects a world in which attacks on the media […]

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Blogger stabbed to death in Maldives as CPJ issues media freedom report

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Blogger stabbed to death in Maldives as CPJ issues media freedom report

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Al Jazeera’s Mahmoud Abdelwahed reports on one journalist’s arrest and detention in Egypt. Video: Al Jazeera Authorities in the Maldives should swiftly identify and bring to justice those responsible for the murder of blogger Yameen Rasheed, says the Committee to Protect Journalists. Rasheed died after he was found […]

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Don’t forget social aspects when protecting environment, says cleric

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Don’t forget social aspects when protecting environment, says cleric

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz A climate change panel hears a question from the audience during University of Guam’s Island Sustainability Conference. Image: John I. Borja/Pacific Daily News By John I. Borja in Hagåtña, Guam The social aspects of climate change must be considered in efforts to protect the environment, says Guam’s coadjutor […]

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Pacific student journalists passionate about reporting climate change

Published By   /  April 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Pacific student journalists passionate about reporting climate change

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz University of the South Pacific student journalists talk about climate change and their daily lives — and the future. Video: Julie Cleaver/Kendall Hutt/PMC By Julie Cleaver and Kendall Hutt in Suva Pacific journalism students in Fiji say reporting climate change is crucial for the survival of the region. […]

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Activists, media freedom advocates plan ‘global action’ for West Papua

Published By   /  April 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Activists, media freedom advocates plan ‘global action’ for West Papua

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz “Gagged” West Papua. Instagram montage by tuckwolf_ Media freedom advocates and human rights activists are planning a “global action” for West Papua with demonstrations marking UNESCO world press freedom day events in Jakarta next week. The advocates want to focus global attention on the “media blackout” long imposed […]

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Post-coup Rabuka crackdown as seen from Fiji Times editor’s ‘hot seat’

Published By   /  April 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Post-coup Rabuka crackdown as seen from Fiji Times editor’s ‘hot seat’

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz REVIEW: By Shailendra Singh A Fiji Diary: Reminiscences and Reflections of a Newsman is a selection of revised and updated writings by Vijendra Kumar, a former editor of The Fiji Times, compiled into an engaging and highly readable book. The 13 sections and 100-odd pages combine Kumar’s personal […]

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Indonesia military threatens news site after generals coup plot story

Published By   /  April 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Indonesia military threatens news site after generals coup plot story

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz The Intercept article that sparked the Indonesian military into action after a translated version was published by Tirto website. Indonesia’s military says it is reporting an online news site to the police after it wrote about an Intercept story alleging current and retired generals plotted to overthrow President […]

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Climate report author challenges ‘inadequate’ emission pledges

Published By   /  April 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Climate report author challenges ‘inadequate’ emission pledges

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Professor Morgan Wairiu … concerned that “business as usual” approach of some countries will have real-world effects on Pacific Island countries on the frontline of climate change. Image: Julie Cleaver/Video still By Kendall Hutt and Julie Cleaver in Suva The commitment of more than 190 nations to reducing […]

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Barry Coates: PACER Plus – how the Pacific Way is being undermined

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Barry Coates: PACER Plus – how the Pacific Way is being undermined

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz ANALYSIS: By Barry Coates A new trade agreement has been signed between some of the Pacific island nations and their richer neighbours — Australia and New Zealand. The PACER Plus agreement has been controversial during the 8 years of negotiations. There were promises that this would not be […]

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‘We have to act now’ — Marshall Islanders blast Runit n-pollution

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on ‘We have to act now’ — Marshall Islanders blast Runit n-pollution

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Kendall Hutt in Suva A group of Marshall Islanders is calling on the Pacific to stand with them in solidarity as they urge leaders to prioritise healthy oceans. The Marshall Islands Student Association (MISA) delivered a talk at the University of the South Pacific in Fiji expressing […]

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PNG election writs issued but full polling schedule due next week

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on PNG election writs issued but full polling schedule due next week

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Grand Chief Sir Michael Somare, founding “father” of Papua New Guinea, was given a traditional chieftain’s welcome — and farewell — from politics by New Ireland Governor Sir Julius Chan in Kavieng this week. Video: EMTV By Quintina Naime in Port Moresby The complete polling schedule for Papua […]

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Fiji youth must be ‘ambassadors for climate change fight’, says NGO chief

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Fiji youth must be ‘ambassadors for climate change fight’, says NGO chief

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Jenny Jiva, a Fiji student climate change activist, speaking in a Bearing Witness interview with PMC journalist TJ Aumua in Suva last year. Video: PMC By Repeka Nasiko in Lautoka Fiji’s youth should become active ambassadors in the fight against climate change, says a leader of a rural […]

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Eelco Rohling: We need to get rid of carbon in the atmosphere too

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Eelco Rohling: We need to get rid of carbon in the atmosphere too

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz ANALYSIS: By Professor Eelco Rohling in Canberra Getting climate change under control is a formidable, multifaceted challenge. Analysis by my colleagues and me suggests that staying within safe warming levels now requires removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, as well as reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The technology to […]

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Gallery: Bearing Witness crew go to market on Fiji campus

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Gallery: Bearing Witness crew go to market on Fiji campus

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz GALLERY: By Kendall Hutt in Suva University of the South Pacific has a colourful market which happens in the third week of every month for four days. Locals and students are both welcome. There is music, food and clothes stalls, and also books and accessories. I snapped some […]

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Across the Ditch: Caregivers Get $2b Deal From Govt + Survival Story + The Finale

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Across The Ditch, Analysis-Reportage, Audio, Australia, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Radio, Selwyn Manning, Video, Webcasts  /  Comments Off on Across the Ditch: Caregivers Get $2b Deal From Govt + Survival Story + The Finale

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ [embedded content] Across the Ditch: Australian radio FiveAA.com.au’s Peter Godfrey and EveningReport.nz’s Selwyn Manning deliver the final of their weekly bulletin, Across the Ditch. FIRST UP: Weather + Headlines + ITEM ONE: The New Zealand Government announced a $2 billion deal that will see caregivers in NZ receive a significant wage […]

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UP students, alumni protest against honorary doctorate for Duterte

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on UP students, alumni protest against honorary doctorate for Duterte

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz The University of the Philippines Board of Regents’ offer of a doctorate has storred anger among students and staff on campus. Image: Rappler An honorary doctorate degree for President Rodrigo Duterte? Not if students at the internationally renowned University of the Philippines can help it. Several students and […]

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Bryce Edwards Analysis: Massive and positive victory for low-paid workers

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Bryce Edwards, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Health, Health Policy, Indepth, MIL NZ OSI, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bryce Edwards Analysis: Massive and positive victory for low-paid workers

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Dr Bryce Edwards. Analysis by Dr Bryce Edwards – Massive and positive victory for low-paid workers Yesterday’s historic pay agreement for care and support workers is a massive victory for the low-paid, and indicates the unusual political times we live in.  Has it become fashionable to support big pay increases for […]

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ACPA: Communicating for our common home — ‘reporting Pacific news’

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage  /  Comments Off on ACPA: Communicating for our common home — ‘reporting Pacific news’

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Report by Pacific Media Centre Event date and time:  Thursday, August 24, 2017 – 10:45 – 11:25 From August 23-25 this year, the Australasian Catholic Press Association is having its annual conference at Rydges Hotel in Auckland. The theme for the conference is “Communicating for our Common Home”. The Common Home […]

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WILPF: It is time to ban the bomb

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage  /  Comments Off on WILPF: It is time to ban the bomb

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Report by Pacific Media Centre Event date and time:  Saturday, May 27, 2017 – 08:00 – Wednesday, June 14, 2017 – 16:00 History is being made at the United Nations. The majority of governments, together with international organisations and civil society groups including WILPF, are gathering to start negotiations of a […]

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