Events

Past Events

Resources for covering AAPI issues in Oregon

Amy Wang from the Portland chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and Duncan Hwang from the Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon (APANO) discussed how APANO can be a resource for Oregon journalists, best practices in covering AAPI issues, and AAPI stories that need telling.

April 29, 2021

API COMMUNITIES, THE COVID-19 VACCINE, AND MEDIA COVERAGE

A virtual panel discussion about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the Pacific Northwest, how the vaccine is being distributed, and how the media can do a better job covering the specific needs of these communities. Alyshia Macaysa and Joannie Tang, both members of the Multnomah County's Public Health Advisory, led the discussion. AAJA Portland vice president Marty Patail moderated.

February 22, 2021