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.

We're offering an experienced New Zealand journalist to visit Japan in January 2015 for a one-week programme focusing on disaster reporting.

The programme includes a symposium on disaster reporting and tours to Japanese regions previously hit by major earthquakes. Applications close 14 November.

Media
Deccan Herald intern Isobel Ewing in Bangalore

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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Associated Press journalist Jean Lee, who works in Seoul and North Korea

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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