Media

We’re dedicated to improving coverage of Asia in the New Zealand media. We provide grants and journalism placements to help New Zealand journalists travel to – and learn more about – Asia. We also have information for journalists wanting to work in the region.

Intern Fiona Thomas shares her adventures and emotional responses while chasing stories for a Singaporean paper in Indonesia.

She found newsgathering and daily life in Jakarta a chaotic, confusing, but ultimately rewarding experience.         

Media
Joy Reid conducting an interview in Bangladesh

Field notes

Stories from our journalism interns and grant recipients about their time in Asia

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TVNZ crew in Japan covering a story about Japanese survivors of the Canterbury earthquake

Covering Asia

As a working journalist, what do you need to know before going to Asia? Consult our online country guide.

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Media seminar

Asia correspondents

Commentary from Asia journalists and media experts, as well as information from seminars linked to the journalism programme's activities

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