News - Pacific and General
27 Oct 2016
Emeline Afeaki-Mafile’o is the owner of the Community Café at the Mangere Arts Centre in the heart of Mangere on the outskirts of South Auckland. The area has a high concentration of...
25 Oct 2016
Anne Thorp, ambassador for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation said 3,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year in New Zealand. She told a “Pink in Paris” fundraising...
25 Oct 2016
A new Pacific business venture hopes to change negative stereotypes around traditional Pacific dishes often seen as unhealthy. The project, led by award-winning chef Robert Oliver, will see the...
20 Oct 2016
Removing the social stigma of suicide is the goal for a community group in Glen Innes. Mad Ave Community Trust's Tamati Patuwai said they learnt from their men's mental health programmes that...
18 Oct 2016
Nadi, Fiji - Lessons learnt by partners as they worked together to strengthen island resilience to climate change and disaster risks, were discussed at a three day gathering that ended in Fiji...
13 Oct 2016
Rugby league fans in Samoa had waited 30 years to see their national team in action on home soil, and after 20 minutes of the first ever test match in Apia, it looked like celebrations were on...