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Interns return home

News 12 Jul 2018

Our PCF media interns from the Pacific returned to their respective homelands this week. We also welcomed back our NZ-based media students; Taute Vaai, who was placed with Fiji Broadcasting Corporation in Fiji - and Mikayla Busby-Ward, who was placed with several media agencies in Samoa. We’ll continue to profile our media interns, sharing their stories and personal reasons for pursuing a career in the media, focusing on the Pacific region. We would like to thank the following people and agencies who hosted our interns:

Gladys Hartson and Patrick Lino – Pacific Media Network
Stephen Stehlin – Sunpix/Tagata Pasifika
Moera Tuilaepa – Radio New Zealand
Innes Logan and Laumata Lauano – Oceania Media/SPASIFIK magazine
Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum – Fiji Broadcasting Corporation
Misa Vicky Lepou & Joshua Lafoai – National University of Samoa
Renee Iosefa – TV1 Samoa
Renate Rivers – Press Secretary for PM Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi
Mata’afa Keni Lesi – Samoa Observer
Sioeli Alofaifo – My FM 89.1
Professor David Robie - Pacific Media Centre/Pacific Media Watch