Asia Pacific Report

Asia Pacific Report
is a joint venture between Multimedia Investments Ltd ( and AUT’s Pacific Media Centre ( (

A core of the content is provided by postgraduate student journalists on the PMC’s Asia-Pacific Journalism Studies course in the School of Communication Studies at Auckland University of Technology. The students report on a range of Asia-Pacific issues ranging from climate change and the environment to education and health to politics, media, law social justice and sustainable business. Their reports are supplemented by articles from the University of the South Pacific’s regional journalism programme and Wansolwara newspaper, and contributing journalists and academics.

Objectives of the website:

  • An independent Asia-Pacific voice telling the untold stories
  • An educational media resource boosting the quality on regional reporting
  • Addressing justice for the marginalised
  • Providing Asia-Pacific journalism internships

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Tough dilemmas face soldiers on peacekeeping duties, says ex-colonel
Fri, 17 Aug 2018
By Rahul Bhattarai Military forces on peacekeeping duties often face dilemmas that are difficult to resolve, says a retired colonel who is now an education consultant. Colonel Richard Hall, who retire...

Indonesian police break up Papuan ‘New York’ pact protest in Ternate
Fri, 17 Aug 2018
By Arnold Belau in Jayapura Police have violently broken up a peaceful action being held by the Indonesian People’s Front for West Papua (FRI-WP) in Ternate, North Maluku, this week. Action coor...

‘Staggering’ drop in PNG’s resource sector revenue hits development
Thu, 16 Aug 2018
By Glenn Banks and Martyn Namorong in Port Moresby Government revenues from Papua New Guinea’s mining, oil and gas sector have essentially dried up. With the ongoing effects of the devastating earthqu...

Malcolm Evans – Neo-Israel
Thu, 16 Aug 2018
See solidarity article by Ramzy Baroud on Israeli-style apartheid...

Indonesian police arrest 49 in attack, vandalising of Papuan dormitory
Thu, 16 Aug 2018
By Bastian Tebai in Surabaya Indonesian police last night arrested 49 Papuan students who live at the Kamasan Papuan Dormitory in the East Java provincial capital of Surabaya and they are being held a...

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Pacific Media Centre

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Auckland University of Technology
Private Bag 92006
New Zealand
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 x7834
Director: Professor David Robie