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Investigative journalism in Melanesia: Is it needed?

Volume 2, Issue 1

November, 1995

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Nalangu, W. (1995).Investigative journalism in Melanesia: Is it needed? Pacific Journalism Review, 2(1): 16-22
Author(s): Walter Nalangu
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November, 1995

Some argue there is no place for investigative journalism in Melanesia, particularly in Papua New Guinea. Such critics believe that for investigations to be effective then politicians must make changes. A media panel at a UNESCO-funded seminar at the University of PNG debates these issues.