Our Stories

Student voices heard loud and clear

posted: 11:00 am - 21st June 2018

Pacific students’ voices were heard throughout the Bay of Plenty – Waiariki region recently with the creation of the Waiariki Pasifika Secondary Schools Speech Competition. Read more

Feedback sought for Tomorrow’s Schools Review

posted: 11:30 am - 12th June 2018

The Independent Taskforce charged with reviewing the way our schools are governed, managed and administered wants to hear New Zealanders’ views and experiences of the schooling system. Read more

A life dedicated to future proofing the next generation

posted: 11:00 am - 12th June 2018

All of Essendon Tuitupou’s roles in life have been driven by the same desire – to uplift Pasifika people in the community, and to include them in future developments. Read more

Pacific woman creating change in trades

posted: 11:30 am - 11th June 2018

Caroline Ligi Harris says it is in her to serve her nation well. Born in New Zealand, of Samoan, Chinese and American heritage, Ligi is the first Pacific woman to hold a national role within an Industry Training Organisation (ITO) in Aotearoa. Read more

Koi Boys line-up at National Pacific Business Trust Awards

posted: 11:00 am - 11th June 2018

Gold Coast-based trio The Koi Boys are set to entertain and delight the audience at the 11th National Pacific Business Trust Awards, coming up on June 22, at Auckland’s Eden Park. Read more