News and Stories - April, 2019


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

Mangere Youth MP has got your back

posted: 4:15 pm - 5th April 2019

On hearing about Youth Parliament for the very first time, New Zealand-born Tongan Ala Vaiala knew it was her calling to be the voice for her peers in Mangere. Read more