Information environment

The evolving information environment has transformed our world in significant ways. Our society faces an overwhelming volume of information and disinformation. Navigating the information landscape to extract reliable insights for informed decision-making is an increasingly challenging task.

Webinar: If not journalists, then who?

Discover the insights from the latest Koi Tū discussion paper titled If not journalists, then who? in our upcoming webinar.


If not journalists, then who?
New Zealand cannot sit back and see the collapse of our Fourth Estate, the director of Koi Tū: The Centre for Informed Futures, Sir Peter Gluckman, says in the foreword of a paper published today.

If not journalists, then who?
This Koi Tū discussion paper, “If not journalists, then who?” paints a picture of an industry facing existential threats. It suggests sweeping changes to deal with the wide impacts of digital transformation and alarmingly low...

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Newshub closure a canary in the coalmine

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Long-term strategy needed for NZ’s public media broadcasting
Aotearoa New Zealand needs a long-term, integrated strategy for the long-term future of public media and broadcasting.

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Public media bill still unfit for purpose
The Bill that will create a new public media entity has been improved by the select committee that studied it, but it remains unfit for purpose.

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Interviews – Dr Andrew Chen
With the release of My Vaccine Pass, the official record of vaccination status in New Zealand, Dr Andrew Chen has been providing expert commentary on its use and potential privacy implications.

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The Algorithm Charter
We've heard a lot about algorithms in recent years, whether they're calculating your insurance premiums, running our traffic lights, or deciding what content to show you on social media platforms.


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