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Speech competition revives Samoan language

posted: 12:05 pm - 28th August 2017

The Samoan national speech competition held earlier this month in Christchurch with the theme “Ma’au i lou ofaga. Maua’a lou faasinomaga” (which translates to ‘Keeping your identity alive to thrive’), saw the most talented speakers battling it out. Read more

Walk The Talk Award winner

posted: 12:03 pm - 28th August 2017

Fatu Patolo’s leadership in the manufacturing and supply division at Coca-Cola Amatil NZ has earned him the ‘Walk The Talk’ award at the 20th Diversity Awards. Read more

Ministry supports Pacific Fusion Fashion Show

posted: 11:57 am - 28th August 2017

Otara Town Centre was transformed into high glamour Pacific fashion on Saturday evening. Read more

Win a double ticket to the Pō Fiefia Event!

posted: 3:25 pm - 24th August 2017

The Ministry for Pacific People is hosting an event to celebrate the success of Pacific people who received the New Year and Queen’s Birthday Honours over the last three years. Read more

Cook Islands digital free online resource

posted: 2:04 pm - 21st August 2017

Victoria University of Wellington’s Language Learning Centre worked with members of the Hutt Valley Cook Islands community to create a free online learning resource of Cook Islands Māori audio. Read more