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MIL-OSI Australia: Extra Rehabilitation Beds For Victorian Youth

By   /  September 27, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Economy, English, Government of Victoria, Health, Investment, Media Intelligence, Media Release, mental health, MIL OSI, Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier of Victoria, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Extra Rehabilitation Beds For Victorian Youth

Source: Premier of Victoria A new youth residential rehabilitation facility will be established in Gippsland to provide extra support, closer to home for young regional Victorians suffering from drug and alcohol addiction. Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing announced the new 20 bed facility today, which will help young people to address their alcohol and […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Indonesia arrests 67 Papuan students in Jayapura backing Vanuatu’s UN bid

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Civil Society, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fri West Papua, Human Rights, Indigenous, Indonesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Refugees, Reportage, Reports, Self Determination, West Papua, West Papua human rights, West Papua self-determination, West Papuan independence, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Indonesia arrests 67 Papuan students in Jayapura backing Vanuatu’s UN bid

Arrested West Papuan students … backing Vanuatu’s bid for United Nations support for Papuan self-determination. Image: Voice WestPapuan By Benny Mawel in Jayapura Students from several tertiary institutions in the Papuan provincial capital of Jayapura have been holding actions to support efforts by Vanuatu and other Pacific countries to take the West Papua issue before […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Investing In Victoria’s Youth Workers

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Budget, Education, Employment, English, Government of Victoria, Health, Media Intelligence, Media Release, MIL OSI, Minister for Youth Affairs, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier of Victoria, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Investing In Victoria’s Youth Workers

Source: Premier of Victoria The Andrews Labor Government is funding more projects that help young people live better, more connected lives. Minister for Youth Affairs Jenny Mikakos today announced the organisations that have been selected to deliver five new Empower projects, while also presenting the inaugural YACVic Rural Youth Awards at Queens Hall, Parliament House. […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Youth Space Latrobe Seeks Ideas From Young People

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Employment, English, Government of Victoria, Media Intelligence, Media Release, MIL OSI, Minister for Youth Affairs, Ministers, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier of Victoria, Trade, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Youth Space Latrobe Seeks Ideas From Young People

Source: Premier of Victoria Young Victorians are being encouraged to submit their ideas for the branding of Youth Space Latrobe in Morwell, as it prepares to hold the first of many youth-focused events. Minister for Youth Affairs Jenny Mikakos today opened entries for a branding competition, which will ultimately formally name Youth Space Latrobe and […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Improving Connections For Young Pacific Islanders

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Economy, Education, English, Government of Victoria, Investment, Media Intelligence, Media Release, MIL OSI, Minister for Youth Affairs, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Premier of Victoria, United States of America, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Improving Connections For Young Pacific Islanders

Source: Premier of Victoria The Andrews Labor Government is supporting young people in Pacific Islander communities become more engaged, socially connected and on positive pathways. Minister for Youth Affairs Jenny Mikakos today announced $475,000 to expand the Young Pasifika Program, known as ‘Le Mana’ meaning ‘empower’, into Brimbank and Dandenong. This follows the successful pilot […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Expanded International Student Centre Opens Its Doors

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Government of Victoria, Health, Investment, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Media Release, Melbourne, MIL OSI, Minister for Trade and Investment, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier of Victoria, Trade, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Expanded International Student Centre Opens Its Doors

Source: Premier of Victoria The new Study Melbourne Student Centre has opened its doors and is ready to deliver an even better experience to Victoria’s international students from a bright and spacious venue in Melbourne’s iconic Hardware Lane. Double the size of the former site and relocated to the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, the improved […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Refugee children on Nauru ‘living without hope’, says advocacy group

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asylum Seekers, Australia, Child rights, Children, Detention Centres, English, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, Manus Island, Migration, MIL OSI, Nauru, Nauru detention centre, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Political asylum, Politics, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Pacific, United Nations, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Refugee children on Nauru ‘living without hope’, says advocacy group

Children outside RPC3 tents in Nauru … situation “untenable”. Image: Refugee Action Coalition/RNZ Pacific By RNZ Pacific A legal advocacy group has told the UN Human Rights Council that more than 100 asylum seeker and refugee children are living without hope on Nauru. The Human Rights Law Centre addressed the latest council session in Geneva. […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Fiji youth open up about what they expect from this year’s election

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Education, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, Fiji constitution, Fiji elections, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Fiji youth open up about what they expect from this year’s election

By Sri Krishnamurthi in Suva It’s wrong to think that the youth in Fiji are unaware of the forthcoming election. They are engaging through social media but want a bit more education on the electoral system in Fiji. “A whole lot of young people are on social media and you can see a lot of […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Supporting The Creative Skills Of Young Victorians

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Economy, Education, English, Government of Victoria, Investment, Media Intelligence, Media Release, MIL OSI, Minister for Youth Affairs, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Premier of Victoria, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Supporting The Creative Skills Of Young Victorians

Source: Premier of Victoria Young Victorians will have more opportunities to gain skills in performing and creative arts, design and event management, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s continued support of the Wakakirri Secondary School Challenge. Minister for Youth Affairs Jenny Mikakos and Minister for Education James Merlino today announced a further $600,000 investment over […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Pacific student uncertainties over climate impact outweighs Fiji poll

By   /  September 5, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Climate, Climate Action, Climate community, Climate Journalism, Climate policy, COP23, Elections, English, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Global, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Youth, Youth ambassador  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Pacific student uncertainties over climate impact outweighs Fiji poll

Final year University of the South Pacific student journalist Elizabeth Osifelo, from the Solomon Islands, has witnessed the rise in sea level each time she travels home from Suva. Image: PIFS/Wansolwara Climate change issues seem to loom larger than the impending Fiji general election in the minds of University of the South Pacific students. Pacific […]

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