News and Stories - August, 2020


Vital time to stay on top of your health

posted: 7:00 pm - 22nd August 2020

Co-founder of Pacific Pharmacists' Association (PPA) and Hillsborough-based Pharmacist Natalia Nu’u has seen how the Pacific community in Auckland has been challenged when it comes to everyday activities, like collecting medicine. Read more

South Auckland Pacific church youth leaders congregate online to tackle COVID-19

posted: 6:00 pm - 21st August 2020

South Auckland Pacific church youth leaders have gathered online to collectively respond to the latest resurgence of COVID-19 in the community. Read more

Handy and eco-friendly products made by YES team HandyM8tz

posted: 6:00 pm - 21st August 2020

Run by a dedicated and passionate group of enthusiastic Pacific young women, the YES company HandyM8tz is making reusable bags for fruit and vegetables. Read more

We got your back Aotearoa – Pacific community Covid-19 response

posted: 9:00 pm - 16th August 2020

New Zealand, we have stamped out Covid-19 before and together, we can do it again. This is the message from the New Zealand Government as it moved Auckland into alert level three after community transmission was confirmed there last week. Read more

Help is on-hand

posted: 8:00 pm - 16th August 2020

The on-going impact of Covid-19 in New Zealand is being widely felt within our Pacific communities, but help is on-hand. Read more