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print, ‘cyber’ and photo journalism
advocacy of information and media centrality
‘thin-slicing’ policy and research documents, governance innovation
web2 mixtures such as blogs, forums, ‘tweets’, and RSS
layout, design and formatting
2009 Founding Avaiki Trust, focusing on media centralities
2008 Pacific Freedom Forum
2007 Pacific Islands Journalism Online
2006 Submission to Australian Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade
2006 Women In Politics conference, Rarotonga, Pacific Islands Forum
2005 Submission to Cook Islands select committee on political reform
2005 Editor, Project JPK, an investigation into disappearance of journalist
2005 Mainstreaming Gender Issues workshop, SPC, PINA and NZAID, Suva, Fiji.
2004 Official photographer to Maire Maeva Nui, 39th annual celebrations
2003 Country researcher, Cook Islands, Informing Citizens report, AusAID
2003 Pacific Islands News Association AGM, Cooks delegate, Samoa.
2002 Editor, Pacific Islands AIDS Foundation report, XIV World AIDS Conference
2002 Reporter, Cook Islands Star
2000 Editor, annual report, Pacific Islands Business Trust (NZ)
2000 Reporter, Cook Islands News: ‘Chief of Staff arrested for corruption’
2000 Strengthening National Media Associations conference, AUSaid, PINA, Fiji.
1999 Cooks Islands delegate, Pacific Islands News Association AGM, Fiji.
1998 Cooks Islands delegate, Pacific Islands News Association AGM, Tahiti.
1997 Founding member Cook Islands Media Council
1996 Founding member Cook Islands Media Association Inc.
1994 Publisher of Cook Islands Press, a Sunday weekly > 1998
1994 Reporter, Cook Islands Television.
1994 Cooks delegate, Pacific Islands News Association AGM, Samoa.
1993 Cooks delegate, Pacific Journalists Association, Suva
1993 Founding member Cook Islands Journalists Association
1992 Sub-editing workshop, SPC, Fiji.
1990 Delegate, Pacific Islands Forum – Media/Government conference, Rarotonga.
1990 Pacific Islands Journalism Course, Manukau Polytech
1988 Publisher, campaign newspaper, Kuki Airani Press
1987 Radio New Zealand International stringer > 2006
1986 Sacked from government newspaper for “mischievous” stories
1985 Editor, daily Mini Games supplement, Cook Islands News
1982 Reporter, Cook Islands News
Launched and sustained a Sunday newspaper in one of the world’s smallest markets, Cook Islands Press for four years, 1994-98, during a time of economic collapse and massive outward migration. Co-awarded 1996 Pacific Islands News Association Freedom of Information Award, with then 126-year-old Fiji Times.
Arts, history, spirituality, religions, cycling, walking, reading, eating, sleeping.
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