Our vision is more Successful Pacific Peoples. 

We want to make sure the journey of a Pacific child born today in New Zealand is a happy and successful one. We're working with partner agencies across the public sector to make sure every child thrives.

About Us

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples is the Crown’s principal advisor on policies and interventions that improve outcomes for Pacific Peoples.

We are here to ensure the success of our Pacific young people flowing through the pipeline from early childhood education (ECE), to schooling, tertiary education and finally the workforce, entrepreneurship and their own families.

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Stay safe on the water

17th October 2017: This week is Safer Boating Week, and we are reminding our Pacific families and communities about the importance of wearing a lifejacket. Read more

A show of Vagahau Niue oration

16th October 2017: Winners of this year’s Polyfest Niue senior speech competition showcased their winning speeches at the launch of Vagahau Niue Language Week, held over the weekend at the Auckland War Memorial Museum. Read more

We need more Pacific police

16th October 2017: NZ Fijian Police officers banded together to use the language week to reach out to community in a bid to recruit more Pacific officers. Read more

Vagahau Niue Language Week officially open

14th October 2017: The Niue community gathered at the Auckland War Memorial Museum this evening, 14 October to officially open celebrations for Niuean Language Week. Read more

Helping business grow

14th October 2017: There is no such thing as entering a room full of strangers if you’re a Pacific business owner. Most Pacific business owners know each other but networking is still essential for those starting up or growing a business. Read more

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