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A festival celebrating the diversity of South Auckland will return for its third year, as part of efforts by organisers to showcase a range of cultures on one stage. Audio
Māori and Pacific people only make up two percent of the technology sector in New Zealand, according to an IT specialist. Audio
A young Pacific writer has been formally acknowledged by her university for her creative achievements since she graduated. Video
RNZ's proposal for a new youth station targeting Māori and Pasifika has sparked questions about what the plan could mean for another state-funded broadcaster - the Pacific Media Network. Audio
A Samoan artist in her eighties, who is currently exhibiting in Auckland, hopes to encourage more Pasifika to explore their creative talents. Audio
A young Pasifika theatre director is hoping to spark conversations about taboo subjects like mental health and suicide in New Zealand's Pacific community. Audio
Old fridges are to be reused as book exchanges in South Auckland, as part of efforts to protect the environment and increase access to educational resources. Audio
A young Tongan playwright is releasing his debut piece Hearts of Men, crafted over five years, in the hope it will strengthen Tongan theatre in New Zealand.
The finalists for the 2018 Vodafone Music Awards celebrating its 30th anniversary.
Emerging and established businesses from the Pacific region visited New Zealand to learn more about the international consumer market.
The sights and sounds of the Pacific rings across Western Springs in Auckland today as the Pasifika Festival, the biggest Pacific cultural event of its kind in the world, gets underway.
Pasifika Festival organisers this year are wanting to focus on re-connecting with village co-ordinators and the Pacific communities.
The sudden death of former All Black and Manu Samoa rugby player, Tiumalu Dylan Mika, has stunned the Pacific and rugby communities around the world.
Around 200 Hawaiian artefacts will be showcased for one month at the Auckland War Memorial Museum as part of the Pacific Communities Access Project.
The Duchess of Cambridge and other celebrities have been admiring a dress derived from a traditional Cook Islands designs at Buckingham Palace in London in a unique showcase event.
The University of Auckland has launched a three-part Pacific conference series with part one exploring Samoan traditional leadership, customary land tenure and religious rights.
A Pacific LGBTQI dance collective in New Zealand aimed to push cultural boundaries with a new show in the Auckland Pride Festival. Video
Building supplies from overseas is in high demand for Samoa following Cyclone Gita.
A canoe, or va'atele, from Samoa has sailed to New Zealand for a three week festival to promote a part of their culture that is at risk of dying. Video
Those working with victims of domestic violence in the Cook Islands say it is a big problem in the island nation and more needs to be done to prevent it.
Vanuatu is tackling coastal and marine pollution by banning single-use non-biodegradable plastic bags and polystyrene takeaway boxes from 31 January.
The Minister for Pacific Peoples has congratulated the thirteen Pacific people recognised in the New Zealand New Years Honours list.
Samoan community in New Zealand concerned over how the land rights in Samoa affect families living abroad.
Historical Pacific films are being archived as part of a U.S. project focusing on indigenous people "Recovering Voices." Video, Audio
The Queen's Young Leaders programme has awarded five people from the Pacific for their work in improving the lives of people in their islands.