News and Stories


Pacific language resources a passion project

posted: 8:00 pm - 19th January 2020

A group of people, passionate about Pacific language preservation have joined forces at Lift Education, to ensure these languages are given the attention they deserve in New Zealand classrooms. Read more

Vision to diversify the Engineering industry

posted: 7:00 pm - 19th January 2020

Its vision is clear, to build a flourishing Māori and Pacific Engineering Profession in New Zealand, the Pacific and beyond. Since its establishment in 2004, the South Pacific Professional Engineering Excellence (SPPEEx) has been focused on making this vision happen – and its successful work in this space has made it an ideal Toloa Community Fund recipient last year. Read more

Become a Tupu Aotearoa Service Provider

posted: 12:15 pm - 16th January 2020

If your organisation is passionate about Pacific young people and their futures, we encourage you to join the Tupu Aotearoa family, to help us achieve outcomes of improved economic wellbeing and living standards for Pacific young people, families and communities. Read more

Tupu Aotearoa helping Pacific young people to move mountains

posted: 8:00 pm - 12th January 2020

Aptly named, Moving Mountains NZ is doing just that for Pacific young people throughout regional New Zealand, as they roll out the Tupu Aotearoa programme. Read more

Pasifika - where the Pacific meets the Capital

posted: 7:00 pm - 12th January 2020

Of Rarotongan and Tahitian descent, Kiwi music legend Annie Crummer will be in the spotlight at the upcoming annual Wellington Pasifika Festival. Read more