Our Stories - December, 2018

Designing identity

posted: 10:00 am - 12th December 2018

When West Auckland's Sisi Tasi was young, she liked to mix and match her clothing, and dress like supermodel and singer Grace Jones. Little did she know this would lead her into the world of fashion. Read more

Tupu Tai helps realise intern’s dream career

posted: 9:00 am - 12th December 2018

While many dream of spending the summer in the sun, Darren Young is seizing the opportunity to gain practical experience in the policy world, interning with the Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP) as part of the Tupu Tai initiative. Read more

Pacific engagement key to unlocking history

posted: 11:00 am - 7th December 2018

Pacific community engagement has been the key to unlocking the mysteries and history behind some of the collections Auckland War Memorial Museum cares for from around the region. Read more

Pacific ingenuity and entrepreneurs recognised at YES Awards

posted: 10:00 am - 7th December 2018

The ambition and achievements of young entrepreneurs has been celebrated and recognised at the 2018 Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) Awards. Read more

New approach to mental health and addiction issues called for

posted: 9:00 am - 7th December 2018

Mental health and addiction are issues for all New Zealanders and the recently released He Ara Oranga : Report of the Government Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction represents a once-in-a-generation opportunity to look at how some of the biggest challenges we face as a country are handled. Read more