Our Stories - May, 2018

Honing governance skills

posted: 10:00 am - 10th May 2018

All aspects of governance were explored at the recent Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP) Governance talanoa, in collaboration with the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA), Inland Revenue (IR) and facilitators Adult and Community Education (ACE) Aotearoa. Read more

Getting money sorted

posted: 11:00 am - 9th May 2018

The Commission for Financial Capability’s annual Sorted Money Week is a prime example of how organisations can work collaboratively to improve the financial capability of all New Zealanders. Read more

The long road ahead to help at-risk youth

posted: 12:00 pm - 3rd May 2018

Linda Fatialofa knows she has a lengthy journey ahead to achieve her dream. But the dream of becoming a clinical psychologist and helping Pasifika youth caught up in the justice system makes the hard slog worthwhile. Read more

Successful launch of Waikato Pacific Business Network

posted: 12:00 pm - 3rd May 2018

The recently launched Waikato Pacific Business Network (WPBN) is testimony to how successful Pasifika can be when they are proactive in their community. Read more

MPP meets with Pasifika in Southland

posted: 11:30 am - 3rd May 2018

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples’ Southern Region team has heard some of the successes and challenges of Southland-based Pasifika during its recent Community Engagement initiative. Read more