News and Stories - December, 2020


Young CEO’s culture forefront of mind

posted: 9:00 pm - 20th December 2020

With a background built on his Samoan and Tokelauan values and morals, and faith encouraged by the Catholic church and his parents, 17-year-old Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Malaga Aukusotino mixes service with leadership and entrepreneurship. Read more

No place for language barriers

posted: 8:00 pm - 20th December 2020

When it comes to finding employment, Tupu Aotearoa Service Provider Solomon Group are ensuring their clients have as many career pathways open to them as possible. Read more

Growing Pacific Aotearoa through language and service

posted: 7:00 pm - 20th December 2020

Pacific people are a growing, youthful and diverse population both in New Zealand and in the Pacific region, and one young leader making waves is Leulua’iali’i Satuala Tofaeono Tanuvasa. Read more

Highlighting the contribution of Pacific Aotearoa

posted: 8:30 pm - 13th December 2020

As a Senior Analyst for the Research and Evaluation Unit at the Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP), Anita van der Veer is on a mission to show how Pacific people enhance Aotearoa New Zealand. Read more

Pacific business alive and well

posted: 8:30 pm - 13th December 2020

Bishop Viard College company The Hustle has claimed the National Excellence Business Award for Pasifika Business at last week’s Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme National Awards 2020, staged at Te Papa Tongarewa. Read more