More Pasifika Come Forward With Stories of Abuse as Pacific Investigation Concludes

Tributes have been paid to the victims and survivors of abuse in State and faith-based care who came forward to share their stories and give evidence at the the historic…

Back to Back Olympic Gold for Fiji Rugby Sevens Champions

Fiji’s Rugby Sevens team is celebrating tonight after a convincing win against New Zealand, beating them 27-12 at the Tokyo Stadium. Fijians are celebrating across the globe despite dealing with…

Working Towards the Transformation of the Mental Health and Wellbeing System. CEO Karen Orsborn

Click here to listen to the highlights on YouTube Click here to listen to the full podcast Making a difference to improve mental health and well being services for Aotearoa…

New Zealand Prime Minister Congratulates Samoa’s First Woman Prime Minister Fiame Naomi Mata’afa

  Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has tonight congratulated Prime Minister Fiame Naomi Mata’afa on her victory in Samoa’s general election. The daughter of the first Prime Minister of Samoa becomes the first…

0800 Number Launched to Support Group 3 Vaccination Appointments

An 0800 number will be launched today to allow people in Group 3 who haven’t yet received an invitation to have their COVID-19 vaccination to make an appointment. Jo Gibbs,…

Dentist Raises Concerns About Dental Health for Pasifika

Pasifika dentist and New Zealand Dental Association (NZDA) member Dr. Tule Fanakava Misa is concerned about the poor rates of oral health for Pasifika people, in particular Pasifika children. The…

Tokelau Receives First Delivery of COVID-19 Vaccine

The first leg of a 5000 nautical mile trip to transport Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to the three atolls of Tokelau is complete. The New Zealand Defence Force released its statement…

Pasifika Give Voice to the Royal Commission of Inquiry Into Abuse in Care

In the first of its kind, the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care began its Pacific Investigation hearing ‘Tulou – Our Pacific Voices: Tatala e Pulonga‘. Today marked the…

Pasifika Leader Leaupepe Elisapeta Karalus Receives Hamilton City Council Freedom Holder City Award

Hamilton City has honoured five of its most exceptional citizens in a special ceremony conferring upon them the city’s most prestigious awards. Well-known Pasifika leader in the Waikato, Leaupepe Elisapeta…

New Zealand – Papua New Guinea Sign First Ever Statement of Partnership

In a first, New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister James Marape signed the New Zealand – Papua New Guinea Statement of Partnership yesterday. Prime…