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Lifting the veil on subconscious bias in the workplace

posted: 12:30 pm - 11th April 2019

Laulu Mac Leauanae, Chief Executive of the Ministry for Pacific Peoples shares some thoughts on the release of a new webseries that highlights some of the subconscious biases Pacific people can experience in the workplace. Read more

Mangere Youth MP has got your back

posted: 4:15 pm - 5th April 2019

On hearing about Youth Parliament for the very first time, New Zealand-born Tongan Ala Vaiala knew it was her calling to be the voice for her peers in Mangere. Read more

Pacific Vet student keen to make a difference

posted: 4:00 pm - 5th April 2019

Growing up, Anna Siohane-Royle has always had a soft spot for animals. Add to this an interest for the sciences, and a career in Veterinary Science and Healthcare seemed a logical path to take.

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Kapasa and Yavu play a role in engaging NZ voters

posted: 3:45 pm - 5th April 2019

Charged with the hefty responsibility of encouraging New Zealanders to enrol and vote, the Electoral Commission engages with many communities throughout Aotearoa. Read more

Flipping the switch on STEM

posted: 2:50 pm - 29th March 2019

Enticing the local community to get on-board with addressing key issues affecting them is what Niue Kaufakalataha Wellington Region (NKWR) does best. Read more