News and Stories


Improving the narrative for Pacific Aotearoa

posted: 8:00 pm - 8th November 2020

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP) Digital Channels and Marketing Manager Koula Kutu aspires to ensure the right information is communicated to Pacific people in New Zealand to support them and help them to grow. Read more

SunPix focus on Pacific heroes

posted: 7:00 pm - 8th November 2020

The 2020 SunPix Pacific Peoples Awards saw a focus on Pacific heroes making a significant contribution in their community through the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

Years of public service recognised

posted: 6:00 pm - 8th November 2020

Deputy Chief Executive – Regional Partnerships at the Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP) Aiolupotea Sina Aiolupotea-Aiono has become the newest recipient at the Ministry to receive a Public Service Medal. Read more

Investing in Pacific wellbeing

posted: 9:00 pm - 1st November 2020

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples Director Pacific Capability Kaliti Bainimara-Kolinisau has invested her energy wholeheartedly into the Pacific community she serves. Read more

Tokelau Language Week an opportunity for the younger generation to step up

posted: 8:00 pm - 1st November 2020

Taupo Tokelau Community toeaina (elder) Isitolo Meie Pakome says Tokelau Language Week is a chance for young people to step up and own their language and identity. Read more