We are the Ministry for Pacific Peoples, we bring the Pacific voice, perspective and understanding to policy and initiatives.
Check out COVID-19 updates and resources for Pacific communities in Aotearoa.
Our programmes aim to create thriving, resilient and prosperous Pacific communities in Aotearoa.
We have a range of funding available for Pacific communities, youth and established providers.
We have a range of publications, reports and resources as the Crown’s principal advisor on policies and interventions aimed at improving outcomes for Pacific peoples in Aotearoa.
Gagana Samoa is a foundation of Pacific wellbeing - May 2021
Government supports Pacific people’s wellbeing approach to strengthen recovery efforts - May 2021
Rotuman Language week affirms language as the key to Pacific wellbeing - April 2021
Pacific languages funding reopens - April 2021
STEM success sees growth in Toloa programme - March 2021
Year of transition for Pacific Language Weeks - March 2021
Critical step to new housing deal for Pacific communities - February 2021
Languages, Technology, and Innovation at heart of Pacific report findings - December 2020
Tupu Aotearoa continues expansion to Pacific communities in Nelson, Marlborough, Tasman & Northland - November 2020