News and Stories - July, 2020


Shared language breaks down barriers

posted: 8:30 pm - 19th July 2020

Passionate about her culture, Nurse Sailosa Kabireira took Kiribati Language Week off work to celebrate the language and traditions of Kiribati. Read more

Pasifika Education Centre set to expand its online reach

posted: 8:00 pm - 19th July 2020

With new premises and new funding under its belt, Pasifika Education Centre (PEC) will continue to contribute to the wellbeing of Pacific people in Aotearoa. Read more

Celebrating Kiribati and its unique culture

posted: 9:00 pm - 12th July 2020

Although it is a far cry from New Zealand, a community of 3,225 Kiribati people call Aotearoa home.  Read more

Inaugural Kiribati Language Week underway

posted: 9:00 pm - 12th July 2020

Minister for Pacific Peoples Hon Aupito William Sio is pleased to announce the inaugural launch of Kiribati Language Week as part of the 2020 Pacific language Weeks programme. Read more

Pacific students prepare for business success

posted: 8:00 pm - 12th July 2020

A growing number of Pacific students around New Zealand are saying “yes” to being involved in the Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) and gaining entrepreneurial skills. Read more