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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Professor reports on historic referendum

By   /  November 19, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, APEC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Auckland University of Technology, Crude, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Exploration, Fiji, France, Gas, Human Rights, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Technology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Professor reports on historic referendum

Source: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) 19 Nov, 2018 Professor David Robie with Kanak ‘independence’ flags outside the Loyalty Islands polling both in Noumea. Professor David Robie, Director of the Pacific Media Centre in the School of Communication Studies, has been part of the contingent of more than 100 journalists and media academics reporting on […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: Prime Minister concludes productive APEC Leaders’ Meeting

By   /  November 18, 2018  /  AM-NC, america, Americas, APEC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Australia, Banking and Finance, Business, Canada, China, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, Employment, English, Environment, Fiji, fish, Fisheries, French Polynesia, Germany, Government of Canada, Health, Investment, Japan, KB, law, Legal, Malaysia, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Peoples Republic Of China, Polynesia, Prime Minister of Canada, Solomon Islands, Technology, Tonga, Trade, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: Prime Minister concludes productive APEC Leaders’ Meeting

Source: Prime Minister of Canada – MIL OSI The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his participation at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting hosted by Papua New Guinea. During the meeting, the Prime Minister reaffirmed Canada’s commitment to expand trade and investment with the Asia-Pacific region, attract global investment, and create new economic […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: Hundreds of new, affordable, student homes coming to UVic

By   /  November 17, 2018  /  Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, Banking and Finance, Budget, Canada, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Environment, Government of British Columbia, KB, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, Office of the Premier, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Technology, United Nations, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: Hundreds of new, affordable, student homes coming to UVic

Source: Government of British Columbia The B.C. government is expanding on-campus housing by 25% at the University of Victoria (UVic), making it more affordable for students to get the education they need.The UVic project is the second to access the BC Student Housing Loan Program, a $450-million initiative launched in this year’s provincial budget to […]

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MIL-Evening Report: FijiFirst scores head start on social media for election, says journalist

By   /  November 12, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APEC, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, Democracy, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Fiji, Fiji elections, Justice, KB, Media, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, New Caledonia referendum, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Qorvis, Reportage, Reports, Social Media  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: FijiFirst scores head start on social media for election, says journalist

Pacific Media Centre journalist Sri Krishnamurthi … returning to Fiji for the general election after earlier special reporting with Wansolwara in Suva. Image: Rahul Bhattarai/PMC By Rahul Bhattarai in Auckland Fijians are counting down for their general election on Wednesday after early voting that started on November 5. Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama’s ruling FijiFirst party […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Kanaky independence campaign rolls on … encouraged by ballot result

By   /  November 9, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Global, Human Rights, Independence, Indigenous, Kanak independence, Kanaky, KB, Media, MIL OSI, Multimedia, New Caledonia, New Caledonia referendum, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, referendum, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Kanaky independence campaign rolls on … encouraged by ballot result

David Robie, who reported from New Caledonia several times during the 1980s for Islands Business magazine, The Australian, New Zealand Times and other media, returned to the French Pacific possession to observe last weekend’s historic referendum. He was also on board the Rainbow Warrior, the Greenpeace environmental ship that was bombed by French secret agents […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Referendum in New Caledonia: a “true democratic success for the people”

By   /  November 8, 2018  /  Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, France, France-Diplomatie - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, New Caledonia, Open Source Intel, Republic of France  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Referendum in New Caledonia: a “true democratic success for the people”

Source: France-Diplomatie – Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development The Prime Minister, Édouard Philippe, travelled to New Caledonia on 5 November 2018, the day after the referendum in which a majority of New Caledonians voted to remain part of France. According to the final results from the 284 polling stations, the “no” vote for […]

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MIL-Evening Report: New Caledonia vote stirs painful memories – and a hopeful future

By   /  November 8, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, David Robie, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, France, Human Rights, Indigenous, Kanak independence, Kanaky, KB, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, New Caledonia referendum, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, referendum, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: New Caledonia vote stirs painful memories – and a hopeful future

David Robie, who reported from New Caledonia during the 1980s for Islands Business magazine, New Zealand Times and other media, returned to the French Pacific possession to observe last weekend’s historic referendum. He was also on board the Rainbow Warrior, the Greenpeace environmental ship that was bombed by French secret agents during the height of […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Gallery: Global media cover historic New Caledonia independence referendum

By   /  November 7, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Gallery, Independence, Indigenous, Kanak independence, Kanaky, KB, Media, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, New Caledonia referendum, News Media, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, referendum, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Gallery: Global media cover historic New Caledonia independence referendum

1. SBS journalist Stefan Armbruster frames a colourful Kanak flag shot on referendum day. Image: David Robie 2. The France TV – representing six channels – outside broadcast vehicle set up at the French High Commission in Noumea. Image: David Robie/PMC 3. Premiere TV, the local offshoot of the French public broadcaster. Image: David Robie/PMC […]

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MIL-Evening Report: MSG backing Kanak independence ‘on the quiet’, says campaigner

By   /  November 7, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Global, Human Rights, Independence, Indigenous, Justice, Kanak independence, Kanaky, KB, Melanesian, Melanesian Spearhead Group, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, New Caledonia referendum, Open Source Intel, Pacific Islands Forum, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PIF, PMC Reportage, referendum, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: MSG backing Kanak independence ‘on the quiet’, says campaigner

Kanak pro-independence official Victor Tutugoro talking to journalists outside the FLNKS headquarters in Noumea on Sunday. Image: David Robie/PMC By RNZ Pacific A leading New Caledonian pro-independence politician, Victor Tutugoro, says governments of Melanesian countries have quietly supported the New Caledonian independence cause. Tutugoro, second vice-president of New Caledonia’s Kanak-ruled Northern province and a Melanesian […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Fifth Our Ocean Conference Generates US$10.7 Billion in Pledges

By   /  November 7, 2018  /  24-7, Adaptation, Africa, Agriculture & Food Security, Aid, AIMS, AM-NC, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, AU, Australia, Banking and Finance, biodiversity, Canada, Capacity Building & Education, China, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crime, CTF, Culture, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, DJF, Eastern Africa, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, EU, Europe, Exploration, Finance, fish, Fisheries, France, Gas, GEF, Germany, Global Biodiversity Strategy & Targets, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, governance, Health, India, Indonesia, Intergovernmental Organization, International Financial Institution, Japan, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, meeting, Melanesia, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, National Action, National Government, New Caledonia, News, Northern America, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Philippines, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Project, Protected Areas, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, South America, South East Asia, South-Eastern Asia, Southern Africa, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States of America, Weather, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Fifth Our Ocean Conference Generates US$10.7 Billion in Pledges

Source: Small Island Developing States 30 October 2018: The fifth Our Ocean Conference generated 305 commitments to maintain the sustainability of our oceans. Commitments focus on the Conference’s six themes: marine protected areas (MPAs); sustainable fisheries; marine pollution; climate change; sustainable blue economy; and maritime security. The US$10.7 billion in pledges represent commitments from a […]

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