Latest Pacific Peoples News

Working together on resilience and climate action in Niue
Pacific regional businesses thrive with enterprise fund
Health Fund for Pacific communities now open
More women on public boards than ever before
Awards support Pacific women
Time to strike anti-Pacific racism from New Zealand law
FMA survey sheds light on New Zealanders’ experiences with financial sector and concepts of fair treatment
Today marks one year since Government’s Dawn Raids apology
Cook Islands Language Week will close generational gap
Prime Minister to lead delegation to Samoa to commemorate 60th Anniversary of signing of Treaty of Friendship
Niuean Premier visits New Zealand
Greens demand answers as Crown agency backs deep sea mining
Empowering Pacific Aotearoa to achieve home ownership
Drought assistance to Kiribati as drinking water supplies dry up
Past impacts future of te taetae ni Kiribati
2023 Toloa Scholarships open for Pasifika students
Queen’s Birthday and Platinum Jubilee Honours – Niuean Knight
Govt launches plan to support more Pacific people into jobs
It’s year of Samoa in Pacific
Rotuman’s strongly support their language revival in Aotearoa
Pacific Business Village launched in Tauranga
Increased support for Pacific tuna fisheries
Fund helps Pacific Aotearoa with Covid
New programme launched to attract Pacific youth into horticulture careers
Record number of Pacific young people receive STEAM funding
Pacific Language weeks announced
Queerness as source of resilience for Pacific LGBTQ+ community
Government paves pathway for Pacific prosperity
Govt ensures extra support for Māori and Pacific Omicron response
Our Pacific community shares in New Year’s Honours
90% of eligible population fully vaccinated; 91 community cases; 58 in hospital; 4 in ICU
All three Auckland DHBs reach 90%; 1 death; 74 community cases; 61 people in hospital, 4 in ICU
90% of Hutt Valley DHB residents double-dosed; 80 community cases; 62 people in hospital, 4 in ICU
21,013 vaccine doses administered yesterday; 63 community cases; 60 people in hospital, 3 in ICU
Pacific youth set to join movers and shakers
89% of eligible people now fully vaccinated; 95 community cases; 2 deaths; 56 people in hospital, 4 in ICU
More than 4 million My Vaccine Passes issued; 103 community cases; 70 people in hospital, 5 in ICU
88% of eligible people now fully vaccinated; 90 community cases; 74 people in hospital, 6 in ICU
New fund to empower Pacific Peoples to navigate Covid’s protection framework
90% of Southern residents double-dosed; 98 community cases; 66 people in hospital, 7 in ICU
Three Auckland Metro DHBs hit 90% first doses for Pacific people; 98 community cases; 73 people in hospital, 7
More than 39,000 vaccinations given yesterday; 172 community cases; 86 people in hospital, 9 in ICU
Putting home ownership within reach of Pacific Aotearoa
More than 41,000 vaccines delivered yesterday; 146 community cases; 83 people in hospital, 9 in ICU
86% of eligible population fully vaccinated; 134 community cases; 89 people in hospital, 9 in ICU
More than 20,000 vaccine doses administered yesterday; 144 cases; 1 death; 82 people in hospital – 9 people in ICU
Milestone launch of Pacific Languages Unit
Almost 18,000 vaccine doses administered yesterday; 145 cases; 1 death; 77 people in hospital – 8 people in ICU