Our Stories

Beauty pageant helps push for language revitalization

posted: 12:00 pm - 21st November 2017

The Pacific young women taking part in beauty pageants are role models and ambassadors for their communities, their villages, and the country they represent. This is more than just a beauty contest. The beauty pageants celebrate and empower young Pacific women in New Zealand to be an inspiration to their community, while at the same time advocate for language and culture for future generations. Read more

Opportunity to make a difference

posted: 2:10 pm - 20th November 2017

Twelve young New Zealanders have been selected to take part in the new Ministerial Youth Advisory Group which includes Okirano Tilaia, a 15-year old Samoan student from Cashmere High School in Christchurch. Read more

Invitation to attend Pacific radio AGM

posted: 1:45 pm - 20th November 2017

Pacific communities are invited to attend the national Pacific Radio Network annual general fono this Thursday, 23 November at the Pacific Media Network headquarters on Level 4, Merial House, Osterley Way, Manukau City from 6:00 – 9.00pm. Read more

Fetu Pasifika Issue 25

posted: 1:30 pm - 20th November 2017

The latest edition of our e-news, Fetu Pasifika, has just been released with all the latest Ministry news to keep you up to date with our work. Read more

Nationwide Emergency Mobile Alert test

posted: 11:55 am - 20th November 2017

A nationwide test planned for the Emergency Mobile Alert rollout is scheduled for Sunday, 26 November 2017 between 6 and 7pm. Emergency Mobile Alert is an additional channel to help keep people safe if there is an emergency. Read more