Media Articles

New Zealand media and the Christchurch terrorism attacks

5 April 2019

Bryce Edwards
TINZ Member with Delegated Authority: Media

The terrorism attacks at two Christchurch mosques on 15 March 2019 present major challenges to the New Zealand news and social media. The media – like many other institutions – is under increased scrutiny in the wake of the attacks.

Firstly, there is scrutiny in terms of how the media have operated in the past.

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More dirty laundering in New Zealand

20 April 2018

David Dunsheath

by David Dunsheath

Transparency Times Newsletter Co-editor

Investigative journalist members of the ‘Daphne Project’ have recently linked an Auckland wealth management company, Denton Morrell, with an international money laundering controversy. (See Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) media release on 20 April 2018)

New Zealand manipulations

As reported by RadioNZ,

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anti-corruption groups vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia

Global shockwaves from bombing of Maltese journalist, Daphne Caruana Galizia

7 November 2017

David Dunsheath

Newsletter Co-Editor

It is with huge dismay that we learn of this tragic event.

On 16 October, Maltese investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, 53, wrote her last post on her  ‘Running Commentary’ news blog.

Less than an hour later, she was murdered in a car bomb attack.

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