News and Stories - May, 2019


Fono a chance to sow long-term seeds for the future

posted: 4:00 pm - 26th May 2019

Pacific voices in the Oamaru and Dunedin areas have been heard and validated at the Lalanga Fou – Tulī Takes Flight Fono at the two centres last week. Read more

Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards encourage self-betterment

posted: 5:00 pm - 25th May 2019

Being a recipient of a 2015 Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Award (PMPYA) has impacted Sione Faletau positively over the past four years. Read more

Pacific music and Monarch celebrated at awards

posted: 3:00 pm - 25th May 2019

The richness and vibrancy which are trademarks of Pacific music industry has been celebrated at the 15th Pacific Music Awards, at Auckland’s Vodafone Events Centre. Read more

Pacific-led solutions the goal

posted: 4:30 pm - 17th May 2019

Pacific-led initiatives, for Pacific is a theme emerging from a series of fono taking place around the country. On Thursday, the Minister for Pacific Peoples Hon. Aupito William Sio and his Ministry ventured to the Deep South to engage with Pacific communities in Invercargill, at the Lalanga Fou Fono – Tulī Takes Flight. Read more

FestPac2020 a dream come true

posted: 4:00 pm - 17th May 2019

Attending the most densely packed change-making, creative and artistic environment on offer is a dream come true for 23-year-old Zechariah Soakai. Read more