Polynesian Panther Dr. Melani Anae Appointed to Inquiry Into Terrorist Attack on Christchurch Mosques

The Government has appointed four additional members to Kāpuia, the Ministerial Advisory Group on the Government’s Response to the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the terrorist attack on Christchurch mosques. Dr.…

Government Reaches Target for Women on Public Sector Boards and Committees

Minister for Women Jan Tinetti, Minister for Pacific Peoples Aupito William Sio, and Minister for Diversity, Inclusion and Ethnic Communities, Priyanca Radhakrishnan announced that the government has achieved its target…

Dunedin’s Reverend Alofa Lale Takes the Helm of Women’s Organisation P.A.C.I.F.I.C.A. Inc.

President of the Dunedin Central Branch for P.A.C.I.F.I.C.A. Inc. Reverend Alofa Lale has been elected as the new national President this evening. Rev. Lale takes over from Tofilau Bernadette Pereira…

Chair of Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board on Leadership, Council and a Voice in South Auckland

Listen to the podcast highlights on YouTube  Or listen to the full podcast on Spotify Main article While the decision to step into the political landscape was not the first…

Cook Islands Academic From Tokoroa to Hamilton Pursuing Excellence in Education

Listen to the podcast highlights on Youtube   Listen to the full podcast on Spotify Main article Supporting students to find the why when deciding on a course of study…

Pasifika Broadcast Journalist Appointed to Governance Group to Work on Public Media Entity

Award winning Broadcast Journalist and Filmmaker Sandra Kailahi is one of eight experts appointed to a Governance Group to lead the next phase of work on a potential new public…

Tongan Labour MP on Language, Housing, Serving Communities in Parliament

Listen to the podcast highlights on Youtube:   Or listen to the full podcast on Spotify: Main Article How Can I Help? That’s Labour List MP Anahila Kanongata’a-Suisuiki’s go-to question…

First Pacific Chair of the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa Appointed

Minister for Arts Culture and Heritage Carmel Sepuloni has announced the appointment of Ms. Caren Rangi as the new chair of the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa (Creative…

Tupu Tai Pasifika Intern says Diverse Perspectives Needed in Public Service and Policy

Listen to the podcast highlights on YouTube   Or listen to the full podcast on Spotify Main Article A graduate of the Tupu Tai Pasifika Public Policy Summer Internship programme…

Solicitor Says Good Discussion Needed for Pasifika When Forming Trusts Ahead of New Law

Solicitor Emily Hartson-Maea says with the new Trusts Act 2019 set to come into effect this weekend it is even more important that Pasifika families have good discussions about why…