Our Stories - July, 2018

Be Fearless, says Parris Goebel

posted: 7:30 am - 19th July 2018

Choreographer, dancer, director and Pacific businesswoman Parris Goebel, who accepted the inaugural Pacific Business Trust (PBT) Legacy Award at the 2018 National PBT Awards in June, urges upcoming Pacific entrepreneurs to be fearless. Read more

Sharing Pasifika knowledge a winning formula

posted: 7:00 am - 19th July 2018

A great deal of commitment, belief and lots of support has seen Kokiti Limited take out the Pacific Business Trust (PBT) Pacific Impact category at the National PBT Business Awards in Auckland. Read more

Successful future based on love

posted: 7:00 am - 19th July 2018

A large crowd turned out to listen to Chair of the Health Research Council Pacific Committee speak at the Amanaki STEM Academy Parents’ Talanoa. Dr Palatasa Havea led the first of a series of community conversations on July 17 at Palmerston North City Library, about education development in a New Zealand Pasifika context. Read more

Inaugural SBN Business Awards will celebrate Samoan success

posted: 8:00 am - 18th July 2018

It has been a long time coming, but Samoan entrepreneurial success and the contribution the Samoan business community makes to the New Zealand economy will be recognised and celebrated at the Samoa Business Network (SBN) Business Awards. Read more

Whānau Ora Review invites you to get involved

posted: 8:00 am - 13th July 2018

Whānau Ora wants to hear the public’s experiences, understandings and insights of the initiative, which devolves the delivery of Whānau Ora services to community-based commissioning agencies. Read more