News and Stories


Vai reminds Director her own experiences matter

posted: 3:00 pm - 22nd April 2019

Vai is a film on many peoples’ radars this year following its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival in February, the SXSW Festival in Texas in March, and more recently in New Zealand. Read more

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