Our Stories - April, 2018

Kiwa Nuanua points to opportunities in tech

posted: 12:00 pm - 19th April 2018

Led by Pacific Business Trust (PBT) Kiwa Nuanua is aimed at Pacific Islanders living New Zealand, who are interested in discovering how the technology industry can benefit them. Read more

Chance to talk about education in NZ

posted: 11:45 am - 19th April 2018

New Zealanders have the opportunity to have their say on the future of education in our country with the Education Conversation - Kōrero Mātauranga, recently launched by Prime Minister, Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern. Read more

Kupe to help raise awareness around prostate cancer

posted: 11:30 am - 19th April 2018

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men and finding it early can save lives. In attempts to combat the cancer, the Ministry of Health (MoH) has developed a new web-based tool – Kupe – specifically for Māori and Pacific men and their families/whanau. Read more

Pacific Dance Festival set to move audience

posted: 11:00 am - 19th April 2018

Diverse works by Pacific choreographers celebrating New Zealand’s vibrant Pacific dance scene will be showcased at the Pacific Dance Festival in June. Read more

Pacific woman on a mission

posted: 12:30 pm - 12th April 2018

Asena Tolungamaka is on a mission. The nearly 24-year-old has a dream to become the first Pacific female Prime Minister and she is doing all she can to make that dream a reality. Read more