New Zealand Red Cross and its sister societies in the Pacific are already on alert for the upcoming cyclone season, which runs from November through to April.
By Le’aufa’amulia Asenati Lole-Taylor Our cultures, our beliefs, our values, our ways of thinking and behaving – are central to understanding violent behaviour in Australia’s multicultural society. Our support agencies working to prevent domestic...
The alleged reason for the Japan/Australia cooperation is that it is part of the geopolitical power struggle between the US and China linked to the US-driven Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).
An outbreak from new chicken superbug, could potentially, course through Pasifika communities like wildfire not just through their communal lifestyle, lack of access to right antibiotics but also due to their socioeconomic status.
“This song is about a brighter day and a reminder to anyone with struggles that regardless of the situation, like the lyrics say: “Just put your head up, because it’s a brand new day,” TIMtrio
The government has launched a new scholarship scheme aimed at getting more Pacific people into the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Announced today by Pacific Peoples Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga, up...
Whatever the spin, the World Rugby announcement is heavily weighted to get the three Pacific nations of Samoa, Fiji and Tonga to the 2019 tournament.
Ms Thomson’s case comes on the back of the landmark legal ruling in the Netherlands in June, where a group of Dutch citizens successfully sued their government for failing to properly act against climate change.
“It would be wrong for the New Zealand National Government to attempt to represent Tokelau at COP21 when their voice would be miles apart on how serious Climate Change is.” Su’a William Sio.
This legislation must also extend its fingers across the Tasman to ensure that those who scarper back to New Zealand are dealt with appropriately when the offending inevitably raises its ugly head in Aotearoa.
The framework will improve protection for victims by allowing domestic violence orders (DVOs) issued in one jurisdiction automatically recognised and enforceable in all other jurisdictions.
LAUNCHED: A new book of Tongan nursery rhymes and poems aimed to protect cultural principles and values
The book is a response to a lack of good resources for teaching Tongan language and culture in New Zealand. “As migrants in Aotearoa, we need to build a neighbourhood where our languages, traditions and cultural practices will continue to inspire the next generation.” Dr Linita Manu’atu.