News and Stories - May, 2020


Ministry of Culture and Heritage helps media stay on top of its game

posted: 3:00 pm - 21st May 2020

A key focus of the first media support package overseen by the Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage (MCH), is to provide near term cashflow relief. Read more

A united and strong Pacific Christchurch

posted: 9:00 pm - 17th May 2020

Christchurch local Zion Tauamiti has created a social media platform Fa’atasi20 Chch Pasifika Connects for people to connect, find information, support, and encouragement during COVID-19 restrictions. Read more

Kau Tulī representative envisages thriving Pacific young people

posted: 8:00 pm - 17th May 2020

Of Kiribati and Māori (Ngāti Kahungunu) heritage, Jess Reiher is helping to inform and shape the Ministry for Pacific Peoples’ response to achieving goal four of Lalanga Fou and the Pacific Aotearoa vision of having Confident, Thriving and Resilient Pacific young people. Read more

Support of Rotuman language unique in New Zealand

posted: 8:00 pm - 17th May 2020

According to Rako Pasefika Artistic Director Letila Mitchell, New Zealand’s commitment to the Rotuman language is unique. Read more

Supporting Pacific Peoples through a COVID-19 recovery plan

posted: 6:00 pm - 17th May 2020

The New Zealand Government is backing the country’s Pacific communities with a $195 million package to support their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more