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School alumni critical of podcaster

Public Interest Journalism funded through NZ On Air Despite apologising for disparaging comments made in reference to a South Auckland school, social media influencer Jordan Simi should have known better. That’s according to school alumni Josephine Bartley and Sela Jane Hopgood.

“Before we have a lolly scramble, focus on what matters to our communities.” Te Rito Journalism cadets on Wellbeing Budget 2022

Public Interest Journalism funded through NZ On Air Reconnecting youth, health care, mental health and wellbeing support, reducing food and fuel prices and climate change are key areas Oriwa Atkins and Arohanui West would like the Wellbeing Budget 2022 to reflect. The Te Rito Journalism cadets share their perspectives on the government’s fourth budget  announced […]

Samoan Climate Warrior Recipient of Global Citizen Award

Samoan Pacific Climate Warrior and environmental champion Brianna Fruean has been announced as a recipient of the Global Citizen Prize, Citizen Award. The Global Citizen Prize recognizes activists across the world whose efforts focus on ending extreme poverty and achieving the United Nations’ Global Goals.  It aims to identify changemakers in local communities who have […]