Our Stories - January, 2018

Wellington Pasifika celebrates the region’s Pacific population

posted: 3:00 pm - 12th January 2018

Whether you go for the music, food, art or vibrant atmosphere, Wellington’s Pasifika Festival on January 20 will set your senses alight. Read more

A life of service abroad

posted: 3:30 pm - 11th January 2018

Life as a Foreign Policy Officer has brought opportunity, change, cultural awareness and adventure to the fore for Tupe Solomon Tanoa’i. Read more

PMPYA winner nominated for Young NZer of the Year

posted: 4:00 pm - 9th January 2018

Pasifika youth leader and advocate Josiah Tualamali'i has been named as a top 10 finalist for the 2018 Young New Zealander of the Year award. Read more

Budding doctor aims for higher Pacific representation

posted: 12:00 pm - 8th January 2018

Doors have opened for budding Pacific doctor James Penfold he had no idea about when he was presented with the Ako Aotearoa STEM Award in 2016. Read more

Taking Pasifika’s place in STEM

posted: 1:00 pm - 5th January 2018

Otago University Medicine student Roneima Teumohenga believes Pasifika in New Zealand need to step up and take their rightful place in all things STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) related. Read more