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Family Justice

By   /  June 21, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, Collaborative Practice, DJF, Family Justice, KB, KB, Law, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service Auckland  /  Comments Off on Family Justice

Source: Press Release Service – Auckland (PR.co.nz)  Press release by The Collaborative Law Association of New Zealand Inc 21 June 2019 On Monday of this week, the final report of the Independent Panel reviewing the 2014 Family Justice System changes was released. The Panel’s report highlights considerable issues within the present Family Justice System including: pervasive […]

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Science Writing and Climate Change – a new environmental journalism book

By   /  June 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Climate Change, DJF, Education, Environmental Journalism, FifthEstate1, Front page, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Science, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Science Writing and Climate Change – a new environmental journalism book

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC David Robie ISBN/code: 9781927184578 Price: $20.00 Publication date: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Publisher: Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication (AIJC) in association with SciDev.Net and the Pacific Media Centre: Manila and Auckland. “Disaster reporting, which focuses on deaths and casualties for the benefit of local […]

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NZ tech companies should study the UN sustainable goals

By   /  June 13, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, DJF, Editor's Picks, FifthEstate1, Graeme Muller, KB, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service, Sustainable Development, the Netherlands, United Nations  /  Comments Off on NZ tech companies should study the UN sustainable goals

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – Kiwi tech companies should study the United Nations sustainable development goals and position their solutions as ways to achieve them as there are millions of euros being invested in the next few years, leading New Zealand tech expert Graeme Muller says. Muller has just returned from major global tech conferences in the […]

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Mekim Nius: South Pacific media, politics and education

By   /  June 12, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Censorship, DJF, Education, FifthEstate1, Front page, History, Journalism Education, KB, Media, Media Freedom, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific,, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Mekim Nius: South Pacific media, politics and education

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC An excerpt from the cover of Mekim Nius- Tok Pisin for “newsmaking”. David Robie Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Abstract The news media is the watchdog of democracy. But in the South Pacific today the Fourth Estate role is under threat from governments seeking statutory regulation, […]

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Karoronga, kele’a, talanoa, tapoetethakot and va: expanding millennial notions of a ‘Pacific way’ journalism education and media research culture

By   /  June 10, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, DJF, Education, FifthEstate1, journalism, Journalism Education, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Research, Talanoa, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Karoronga, kele’a, talanoa, tapoetethakot and va: expanding millennial notions of a ‘Pacific way’ journalism education and media research culture

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Research David Robie Monday, June 10, 2019 Abstract As critical issues such as climate change, exploited fisheries, declining human rights and reconfiguration of political systems inherited at independence increasingly challenge the microstates of Asia-Pacific, approaches to news media and journalism education are also under strain. […]

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Nine out of 10 Kiwis want more control of their digital identity

By   /  June 5, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Andrew Weaver, Business, digital identity, Digital Identity NZ, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service, Survey, Wellington, Yabble  /  Comments Off on Nine out of 10 Kiwis want more control of their digital identity

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Wellington – A total of 79 percent of New Zealanders are concerned about the protection of their identity and use of personal data by organisations, according to a research survey commissioned by Digital Identity New Zealand (DINZ). Andrew Weaver, executive director of DINZ, says there is a public concern and some frustration about […]

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Pacific Media Watch documentary under way – the highlights 2019

By   /  May 28, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Documentary, Education, Featured story, FifthEstate1, Front page, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Project, Student Press, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Pacific Media Watch documentary under way – the highlights 2019

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Fair Go assistant producer and a recent AUT graduate Blessen Tom and current postgraduate student Sri Krishnamurthi embarked in May on a storytelling project about Pacific Media Watch. They are interviewing the founders and some of the journalists and students involved on the media freedom […]

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Trade Training Awards crown top trades students

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Automotive, carpentry, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, electrical, Engineering, FifthEstate1, hairdressing, Hospitality, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, plumbing, Rotary Club of Greenmeadows, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, trades, Trades and Technology  /  Comments Off on Trade Training Awards crown top trades students

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Lola Davis handed the Mike Davis Memorial Cup over to Top Overall Apprentice Jeremy Long. The winners of the Rotary Club of Greenmeadows Trade Training Awards were announced on Wednesday during a ceremony held at the Napier War Memorial Centre. The gala evening shone a […]

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NZ can learn from the Baltimore cyberattack

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Baltgimore, Business, cyberattack, FifthEstate1, FinTechNZ, James Brown, Kaspersky Lab, KB, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Techweek, US  /  Comments Off on NZ can learn from the Baltimore cyberattack

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – New Zealand can take lessons from Baltimore in the United States which until a few days ago, was offline following a ransomware cyberattack for more than a week, FintechNZ general manager James Brown says. What does New Zealand need to do to prevent one of its major cities being offline for […]

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Pacific countries score well in media freedom index, but reality is far worse

By   /  May 11, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Featured story, FifthEstate1, Fiji, Front page, KB, Legal issues, Media, Media Freedom, Media law, Micronesia, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Special Report, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Pacific countries score well in media freedom index, but reality is far worse

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC David Robie, Auckland University of Technology When Pacific countries reflect on the state of their media since World Press Freedom Day, they know the reality is much worse than the ticks they got from a global media freedom watchdog last month. When Pacific countries reflect […]

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From the slopes to the books and beyond

By   /  May 9, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Health, Education, Explore - HEALTH, Explore - Sport and exercise, Extramural, feature, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Olympics, Student profiles, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on From the slopes to the books and beyond

Source: Massey University Freestyle skier Beau-James Wells studies from home in Wanaka, and has his sights set firmly on the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics. Photo credit: Mark Clinton. Photo credit: Danny Warley. Three years ago, Olympic freestyle skier Beau-James Wells was forced to take a year off the snow after a serious injury to his […]

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Massey University student wins international Olympic design competition

By   /  April 24, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Creative Arts, Creative Arts, Education, Explore - CREATIVE ARTS, FifthEstate1, FutureNZ - Art and Culture, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Olympics, School of Music and CMP, Student profiles, Tertiary Education, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Massey University student wins international Olympic design competition

Source: Massey University Zakea Page’s winning medal design, Beauty in Diversity (photo supplied). Zakea Page (photo supplied). Massey University student Zakea Page has won the International Olympic Committee’s medal design competition for the Winter Youth Olympic Games, Lausanne 2020. Massey University student Zakea Page has won the International Olympic Committee’s medal design competition for the […]

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Bougainville: The valley of the Rambos, 1989

By   /  April 23, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Education, FifthEstate1, Front page, Human Rights, independence, KB, Media, Melanesia, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Bougainville: The valley of the Rambos, 1989

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC A Papua New Guinean soldier guards the road to Panguna, Bougainville, 1989. Image: David Robie David Robie Tuesday, April 23, 2019 Abstract ‘The original [Panguna mine] agreement overrode our customs, denied us our land rights and was too rushed. It contradicts our way of life; […]

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DLA Piper Strengthens the Future of Law in the Pacific.

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, KB, Law, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on DLA Piper Strengthens the Future of Law in the Pacific.

Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand (PR.co.nz) Pacific Island law students learn from top New Zealand lawyer. DLA Piper has a longstanding pro bono commitment to supporting the rule of law in Pacific Island nations. As part of this, the firm develops the legal knowledge and skills of lawyers from countries including Fiji, Vanuatu, […]

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Media companies on notice over traumatised journalists after landmark Age court decision

By   /  March 6, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australia, Crime, Education, Featured story, FifthEstate1, Front page, KB, Media, Media law, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Special Report, Tertiary Education, Trauma  /  Comments Off on Media companies on notice over traumatised journalists after landmark Age court decision

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC A landmark ruling by an Australian court is expected to have international consequences for newsrooms, with media companies on notice they face large compensation claims if they fail to take care of journalists who regularly cover traumatic events. The Victorian County Court accepted the potential […]

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Bearing Witness 2017: Year 2 of a Pacific climate change storytelling project

By   /  February 25, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Bearing Witness, Climate Change, Education, FifthEstate1, Fiji, Front page, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Bearing Witness 2017: Year 2 of a Pacific climate change storytelling project

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC David Robie, Pacific Media Centre Monday, February 25, 2019 Abstract In 2016, the Pacific Media Centre responded to the devastation and tragedy wrought in Fiji by Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston by initiating the Bearing Witness journalism project and dispatching two postgraduate students to Viti Levu […]

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Pacific Media Centre Annual Review 2018

By   /  February 20, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Book Review, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Polynesia, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Pacific Media Centre Annual Review 2018

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Pacific Media Centre ISBN/code: ISSN 2624-3768 Publication date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 Publisher: Pacific Media Centre PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE ANNUAL REVIEW 2018The Pacific Media Centre (PMC) became the only university-based communications and media publishing unit to be included in Radio New Zealand’s highly praised public […]

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Beddie invited by the WHO to help global exercise concerns

By   /  February 14, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, exercise, ExerciseNZ, FifthEstate1, KB, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, physical, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie, WHO  /  Comments Off on Beddie invited by the WHO to help global exercise concerns

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – Richard Beddie, one of New Zealand leading’s exercise experts, is one of 20 specialists from all over the world to be invited to talk to the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Geneva on February 25 and 26. Beddie, who is recognised in the fitness industry as a global expert in exercise and […]

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A life well lived paves way to encourage Pasifika women in communication

By   /  February 5, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Asia-Pacific Nius, Awards, Communication, Education, Featured story, FifthEstate1, Front page, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, pasifika, Student Awards, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on A life well lived paves way to encourage Pasifika women in communication

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC Geraldine Lopdell’s family was looking for a fitting way to celebrate a “life well lived” when they decided to set up one of AUT’s newest awards. During life, Geraldine had been an excellent teacher and artist, a supportive and generous friend and a captivating storyteller […]

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Live Video Stream: New Zealand Bloodstock’s 2019 National Yearling Sales Series kicks off at 3pm today

By   /  January 27, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, FifthEstate1, Horses, Karaka, KB, Live Now!, LiveNews, Livestream, MIL OSI, New Zealand Bloodstock, Thoroughbred Horse Sales  /  Comments Off on Live Video Stream: New Zealand Bloodstock’s 2019 National Yearling Sales Series kicks off at 3pm today

First Day of Karaka 2019 your browser does not support frames. Sunday, Jan 27, 2019 – The 2019 National Yearling Sales Series kicks off this afternoon seeing the first 100 yearlings catalogued in Book 1 go under the hammer from 3pm. The Sale will be streamed live on www.nzb.co.nz, on the New Zealand Bloodstock facebook page, and […]

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