News and Stories


Award speaks volumes for aspiring Pacific entrepreneurs

posted: 8:00 pm - 29th September 2019

Keith Toma says his success at the 2019 Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards speaks volumes for his family and for aspiring young Pacific entrepreneurs making business their passion. Read more

Pacific documentary tours Aotearoa

posted: 8:30 pm - 22nd September 2019

The award-winning documentary For My Father’s Kingdom, directed by Vea Mafile’o and Jerry Tauamiti, has hit the road and is showing in different parts of New Zealand as part of a nationwide community screenings tour. Read more

Pacific identity means everything to PMPYA recipient

posted: 8:00 pm - 22nd September 2019

There are many things Louisa Vaeluaga is passionate about – but most of all, it is her Pacific identity, culture, traditions and values. Read more

Saving the planet is a conscious effort

posted: 7:30 pm - 22nd September 2019

Social media connects people in the most wonderful ways, and when four Christchurch-based wahine became connected because of their shared values and perspectives in life, something great occurred. The Conscious Club was born. Read more

Future of the Pacific in focus

posted: 7:00 pm - 22nd September 2019

The influences shaping the Pacific future will be under the spotlight at the upcoming New Zealand Institute of International Affairs (NZIIA) Pacific Futures conference, in Auckland. Read more