Our Stories - October, 2017

Our Pacific way to say 'Thank You'

posted: 10:30 pm - 24th October 2017

Hon. Alfred Ngaro delivered his “Thank You” speech with inspirational, moving and humourous goodbye messages to Ministry staff as he relinquished his role as Minister for Pacific Peoples. Read more

Te Vaiaho o te Gagana Tokelau

posted: 8:55 am - 24th October 2017

The Vaiaho o te Gagana Tokelau has been officially launched with theme, ‘Tokelau ke mau ki te Gagana a nā tupuna auā he tofi mai te Atua’, which translates in English, Tokelau hold fast to the language of your ancestors because it is an inheritance from God. Read more

Making a difference where it counts

posted: 12:00 pm - 20th October 2017

Meet Pasimaca Osment, known to many as Pam, the first Fijian woman to work at Paremoremo prison and the first female Pacific corrections officer to work in maximum security, where she has been stationed for 26 years. Read more

Study helps uncover revitalisation of Vagahau Niue

posted: 2:50 pm - 19th October 2017

26-year-old Niue postgraduate student, Nogiata Tukimata's research explores the regeneration of Vagahau Niue by looking at a case study of Niuean youth through Ekalesia (churches) in Niue and New Zealand. Read more

Fetu Pasifika Issue 23

posted: 1:00 pm - 19th October 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