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Summit signals fresh start for Pacific vision

posted: 9:00 am - 15th November 2018

The Pacific Aotearoa Vision Summit has signalled the start of something new, a fresh start filled with hope. It is just the start of the conversation around how Pacific peoples who call New Zealand home, can live prosperous, healthy and vibrant lives. Read more

Toloa programme deadlines extended - applications close December 10, 2018

posted: 4:00 pm - 14th November 2018

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples has extended the application deadlines for the Toloa Tertiary Scholarships and the Toloa Community Fund until December 10, 2018. Read more

Report reveals contribution Pacific New Zealanders make to economy

posted: 9:00 am - 14th November 2018

Finance Minister Hon. Grant Robertson and Pacific Peoples Minister Hon. Aupito William Sio have launched a report showing the significant contribution Pacific New Zealanders make to the economy. Read more

Summit marks major milestone in journey of Pacific peoples in Aotearoa

posted: 7:00 am - 12th November 2018

More than 350 Pacific leaders will gather at Eden Park tomorrow (November 13) for a major Summit to refresh the shared vision for Pacific peoples in Aotearoa. Read more

Pacific language books recognised at SunPix Awards

posted: 3:00 pm - 10th November 2018

A series of books designed by the Ministry of Education to help Pacific children with literacy has been awarded at the 2018 SunPix Pacific Peoples Awards. Read more