Our Stories

Young Samoan awarded ticket to Oxford University

posted: 2:30 pm - 9th November 2017

The Ministry congratulates Marco de Jong, a young Auckland Samoan student, who will study a Doctor of Philosophy at the University of Oxford and being awarded the prestigious Rhodes Scholarships for 2018. Read more

Check your mobile for emergency alerts

posted: 10:30 am - 9th November 2017

We would love your help in spreading the word to promote Emergency Mobile Alert to all New Zealanders. Emergency Mobile Alert is just another additional channel to help keep people safe in the event of an emergency. It does not replace other emergency alerts. Read more

Engineering was never a dream job, until now

posted: 12:00 pm - 8th November 2017

The Ministry have eight Toloa tertiary scholarships on offer, each valued up to $25,000, available for Pacific students wanting to pursue studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) subjects. We have one week to go to get your applications in before it closes on Wednesday 15 November 2017. Read more

Fetu Pasifika Issue 24

posted: 3:18 pm - 3rd November 2017

The latest edition of our e-news, Fetu Pasifika, has just been released with all the latest Ministry news to keep you up to date with our work. Read more

Auckland Women’s Leadership Summit

posted: 3:00 pm - 3rd November 2017

A number of Ministry staff were part of a Summit held recently at the Sky City Convention Centre in Auckland, acting as a platform to build professional networks, develop leadership skills and gain strategies for personal and professional success. Read more