News and Stories


Studying towards a more resilient Pacific

posted: 2:45 pm - 22nd April 2019

Charles Ching aims to one day create a safer, more disaster resistant and resilient Pacific, and his Toloa Tertiary Scholarship is helping him to achieve this dream. Read more

Diversity in Engineering goal of expo

posted: 2:30 pm - 22nd April 2019

With a recognised need for a more diverse pool of engineers in the industry, SPPEEx was established with the vision to build "a flourishing Māori and Pasifika Engineering Profession". Read more

Nelson's Pacific community is a priority for Trust

posted: 9:30 am - 12th April 2019

The community-owned Nelson Tasman Pasifika Community Trust’s (NTPCT) priorities are determined by the community it serves. Read more

Uplifting Pacific is priceless for Youth MP

posted: 9:00 am - 12th April 2019

Throwing caution to the wind has worked in favour for Wellington's 16-year-old Charise Perez, who was selected to take part in Youth Parliament 2019. Read more

Lifting the veil on subconscious bias in the workplace

posted: 12:30 pm - 11th April 2019

Laulu Mac Leauanae, Chief Executive of the Ministry for Pacific Peoples shares some thoughts on the release of a new webseries that highlights some of the subconscious biases Pacific people can experience in the workplace. Read more