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.

New Zealand reporter of the year Andrea Vance chats about her experiences in Asia and picks future issues.

She says visiting China, Japan and Myanmar with the Jefferson Fellowship programme sharpened her understanding of the region and changed her political perspectives.

 
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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