The Junction

Opening the door to Pacific environmental  and climate change collaborations.

EJN teams up with PMC on new climate project

June 23, 2020

In an innovative new development, Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) will partner with the Pacific...

Stand With Pal

Students and staff delighted with reinstatement of USP’s Ahluwalia

June 23, 2020

Students sang with joy outside vice-chancellor Professor Pal Ahluwalia‘s home at the University of the South Pacific following his reinstatement by a special meeting of ...

Australian plan to bombard the Pacific with

Australian $17m ‘soft power’ TV push in Pacific misses mark

May 29, 2020

Homegrown Australian television shows to the tune of $17.1 million will be broadcast in the Pacific in...

John Martinkus

Author warns West Papua conflict is ‘re-igniting’ with new weapons, youth

May 23, 2020

Australian war correspondent and investigative journalist John Martinkus warns the West Papuan conflict...

Student helpers in Lami

Solomon Islands students help Fiji cyclone victims

May 9, 2020

Solomon Islands students studying at universities in Fiji have braved the rain to donate food, clothing...

Cook Islands beach

Virus tourism collapse threatens poverty for many in Pacific

April 30, 2020

The collapse of tourism across the world in the face of the covid-19 coronavirus pandemic could plunge...

Rugby rivals with the future at stake ... challenger Argentina's Agustín Pichot (left) and the status quo chairman Bill Beaumont (England).

Pacific nations could hold sway in crucial World Rugby vote

April 24, 2020

Pacific Nations could hold sway this weekend as the World Rugby vote for a chairman takes place between...

Fiji health checks are ongoing around the country in an effort to combat Covid-19.

Three recover from COVID-19 in Fiji

April 24, 2020

As Fiji continues to battle the novel coronavirus outbreak, good news has emerged as three Fijians who...

New Zealand audience and readership numbers “skyrocketing” because people need factual news, whether it is digital readership, broadcast or television, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

NZ media chiefs warn desperate times ahead faced with advertising nadir

April 17, 2020

The thin veneer of a seemingly robust New Zealand media has been ripped off like a plaster on a scab i...

Josefa Babitu

Desperate times unleash digital creativity, flexibility for Pacific journalism schools

April 15, 2020

Desperate times call for desperate measures and so it is with journalism schools throughout the Pacific...

At Papamoa beach, near Tauranga, witnesses said large crowds were photographed with apparent disregard for the lockdown rules.

Selfish lockdown breaches cause headaches in Fiji, NZ

April 13, 2020

PACIFIC PANDEMIC DIARY: By Sri Krishnamurthi, self-isolating in Auckland under New Zealand’s Covid-19 ...

Bauer Media ... Covid-19 blamed for closure but claim disputed by critics.

NZ passes 1000 cases threshold, but Bauer collapse main talking point

April 6, 2020

PACIFIC PANDEMIC DIARY As New Zealand edges toward the third week of lockdown having passed 1000 case...

University student journalism from Australia, NZ and the Pacific.