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REGION: Wansolwara student journalist among 10 chosen for COP23 Pacific team

By   /  July 17, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Climate Change, Education, English, Environment, Featured story, Fiji, Front page, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Politics, Polynesia, Reportage, Samoa, Solomon Islands, United Nations, Vanuatu  /  Comments Off on REGION: Wansolwara student journalist among 10 chosen for COP23 Pacific team

MIL OSI Analysis – COP23 Pacific-sponsored reportage. Image: Flickr/birdyartworks/UNFCCC Monday, July 17, 2017 Item: 9946 AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/UNFCCC Newsroom/Pacific Media Watch): A Wansolwara second-year student journalist from the University of the South Pacific has been included among 10 Pacific journalists who have been chosen to report from this year’s United Nations climate conference (COP23) […]

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PNG: UPNG students make ballot voice heard in spite of challenge over IDs

By   /  July 17, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Education, Elections, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: UPNG students make ballot voice heard in spite of challenge over IDs

MIL OSI Analysis – Papua New Guinea election counting continues with disputed University of PNG ballot boxes included. Image: EMTV News Monday, July 17, 2017 Item: 9942 By Elizah PalmePORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/EMTV News/Pacific Media Watch): University of Papua New Guinea students have spoken through the ballot in spite of being provided 2000 ballot […]

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PNG: ‘Don’t run to courts’ over every electoral dispute, says judge

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Elections, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, PMC Multimedia, PMW Multimedia, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: ‘Don’t run to courts’ over every electoral dispute, says judge

MIL OSI Analysis – Andrew Thomas reporting from Port Moresby on the issues at stake in this month’s general election in Papua New Guinea. Video: Al Jazeera Friday, July 14, 2017 Item: 9941 PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A Papua New Guinean judge has called on election candidates disputing ballot boxes to follow […]

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PNG: Court silences political blogger’s comments – gag image posted

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: Court silences political blogger’s comments – gag image posted

MIL OSI Analysis – Martyn Namorong … gagged by the PNG National Court. Image: MN Thursday, July 13, 2017 Item: 9939 PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Loop PNG/Pacific Media Watch): A Papua New Guinean court has banned political blogger Martyn Namorong from publishing “defamatory remarks” about Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato and the writer has responded by […]

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PNG: Southern Cross programme talks controversial NZ missionary deportation

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Deportation, Elections, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Polynesia, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: Southern Cross programme talks controversial NZ missionary deportation

MIL OSI Analysis – Catholic New Zealand missionary Douglas Tennent “deported unjustly” … in July 2-15 issue of NZ Catholic. Image: PMC Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Item: 9938 AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM The Wire/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): Pacific Media Watch freedom project editor Kendall Hutt speaks with 95bFM’s news and editorial director Ximena Smith about the […]

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PNG: Gamato defends elections in face of mounting condemnation

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Elections, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Reportage, Television  /  Comments Off on PNG: Gamato defends elections in face of mounting condemnation

MIL OSI Analysis – Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato fields questions at the media conference in Port Moresby. Image: EMTV News Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Item: 9936 By Elizah PalmePORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/EMTV News/Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea’s Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato has defended the just-concluded two-week general election in the face of mounting […]

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PNG: From ‘anticipation, excitement’ to dictatorship fears in general election

By   /  July 7, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Corruption, Elections, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Politics, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: From ‘anticipation, excitement’ to dictatorship fears in general election

MIL OSI Analysis – Engan voter protesters in Wabag demand “no more corruption”. Image: Peter S. Kinjap Friday, July 7, 2017 Item: 9933 PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Feelings of “anticipation, excitement” first gripped Papua New Guinea as polling in the general election opened last month. Auckland University of Technology doctoral candidate Stephanie […]

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PNG: Deportation of NZ missionary ‘will not be taken lightly’, says archbishop

By   /  July 5, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Deportation, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Polynesia, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: Deportation of NZ missionary ‘will not be taken lightly’, says archbishop

MIL OSI Analysis – Deported New Zealand missionary talks to Pacific Media Watch in an exclusive filmed interview about his ousting from Papua New Guinea over alleged visa violations. Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Item: 9929 By Kendall HuttAUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The deportation of a New Zealand missionary from Papua New Guinea last […]

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REGION: Pacific Media Watch on PNG elections, free press and French N-tests

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, cybercrime, Elections, English, Featured story, freedom of expression, Freedom of Information, Front page, Media, Media Freedom, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Nuclear Issues, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, PMC Multimedia, PMW Multimedia, Polynesia, Radio, Reportage, Southern Cross, Tahiti  /  Comments Off on REGION: Pacific Media Watch on PNG elections, free press and French N-tests

MIL OSI Analysis – Monday, July 3, 2017 Item: 9927 AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM The Wire/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): AUT Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie speaks with The Wire host Amanda Jane Robinson in the PMC’s weekly Southern Cross radio programme today about the Papua New Guinea general election. David discusses the chaotic delays […]

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PNG: Transparency sets up free hot line to report corruption during election

By   /  June 27, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Corruption, Democracy, Elections, English, Front page, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, PMC Multimedia, PMW Multimedia, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: Transparency sets up free hot line to report corruption during election

MIL OSI Analysis – A citizens video appealing to Papua New Guinean citizens to beat corruption and “vote for change”. Video: Mangi PNG Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Item: 9923 By Kiwiana NgabungPORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/EMTV News/Mangi PNG/Pacific Media Watch): Transparency International PNG has provided a toll free hotline to report acts of corruption during […]

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REGION: PMC to host visiting Pacific exchange student journalists

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, English, Fiji, Front page, Journalism, Journalism Education, Media, Melanesia, Micronesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Polynesia, Reportage, Samoa, Student Awards, Student Press  /  Comments Off on REGION: PMC to host visiting Pacific exchange student journalists

MIL OSI Analysis – University of the South Pacific’s Linda Filiai filming in the ANZ National Stadium … “once in a lifetime” opportunity. Image: PCF Friday, June 23, 2017 Item: 9917 AUCKLAND (USP News/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Media Centre will host three student journalists on Monday in the opening session of a […]

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PNG: 40 years of independence – ‘why are our women still dying?’

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Development, Elections, English, Featured story, Front page, Gender, Health, Media, Melanesia, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, Reportage  /  Comments Off on PNG: 40 years of independence – ‘why are our women still dying?’

MIL OSI Analysis – Gulf Regional candidate, Ruben Giusu (right) refuses to sit on the chair made for him by the people but instead carries a young boy on it. The PNG elections begin tomorrow. Image: Loop PNG Friday, June 23, 2017 Item: 9916 By Julianna WaedaKEREMA, Papua New Guinea (Loop PNG, Asia Pacific Report/ […]

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