Media Releases

Tongan Language Week

posted: 12:00 am - 4th September 2016

Pacific Peoples Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga has welcomed Tongan Language Week, which starts today. Read more

Embracing Cook Islands Language Week

posted: 12:00 am - 31st July 2016

Pacific Peoples Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga has joined Cook Islands communities across New Zealand to celebrate Cook Islands Language Week 2016. Read more

Budget 2016: New Funding for Pacific Employment Service

From the Minister | posted: 3:00 pm - 19th May 2016

Budget 2016 contains new funding to help pacific youth find work or take up suitable training programmes, Pacific People’s Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga says. Read more

New resource for Samoan Language Week

From the Minister | posted: 10:00 am - 15th May 2016

Samoan Language Week this year for the first time includes a new education resource to help people learn Gagana Samoa, the Minister for Pacific Peoples Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga says. Read more

Ministers welcome consumer awareness video

From the Minister | posted: 12:00 am - 11th March 2016

A new series of animations aims to bring greater awareness around consumer rights and explain key law changes. Read more