Pacific Journalism Review

Media and cultural diversity
The Pacific Journalism Review: Te Koakoa is a peer-reviewed journal examining media issues and communication in the South Pacific, Asia-Pacific, Australia and New Zealand.

Founded by Professor David Robie in 1994 at the University of Papua New Guinea, it was later published at the University of the South Pacific.

PJR was published between 2007 and 2020 by the Pacific Media Centre in the School of Communication Studies, Auckland University of Technology. From 2021 it is being published by Asia Pacific Media Network | Te Koakoa Incorporated in association with Tuwhera Publishing at AUT and the University of the South Pacific Journalism Programme.

PJR is a ranked journal with DOAJ, SCOPUS metrics and Web of Science. The journal has published 465 double blind peer-reviewed research articles and has 2586 citations (Source:, 2022).

Current editor: Dr Philip Cass
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PJR: Governance, disinformation and training (v29, 1&2) July 2023