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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Parkop pledges no lockdown in Port Moresby due to ‘precarious’ economy
Mon, 01 Mar 2021
By Lulu Mark in Port Moresby Governor Powes Parkop says there will be no lockdown in Papua New Guinea’s National Capital District (NCD) despite a second spike in covid-19 cases. “We surely canno...

Graham Davis: Fat-cat leaders laughing in the face of Fiji’s suffering
Sun, 28 Feb 2021
COMMENTARY: By Graham Davis Last month, I wrote on Facebook that the resumption of my blog Grubsheet for 2021 was being postponed out of consideration for the national effort to assist the victims of ...

NZ covid: Ardern on latest 3 cases: ‘Everyone is angry… we have to fix it’
Sun, 28 Feb 2021
By RNZ News Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says she gets that everyone is angry over the latest New Zealand community covid-19 cases after it emerged there was contact between two families, but the imp...

NZ’s international student downturn costs 700 university jobs
Sun, 28 Feb 2021
By John Gerritsen, RNZ News reporter Nearly 700 university staff are losing or leaving their jobs in New Zealand because of a financial hole left by falling foreign enrolments. The eight institutions ...

NZ covid: Not following rules ‘puts all of us at risk’, says Auckland mayor
Sun, 28 Feb 2021
By RNZ News Auckland Mayor Phil Goff wants tougher measures against people ignoring New Zealand’s covid-19 health guidance. He said it was frustrating to learn one of the two community cases con...

More information is a joint venture between Multimedia Investments Ltd ( and AUT’s Pacific Media Centre ( (
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Multimedia Investments Ltd: Managing director Selwyn Manning, MCS

Pacific Media Centre

D-87 School of Communication Studies
Auckland University of Technology
Private Bag 92006
New Zealand
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 x7834
Director: Professor David Robie

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