The Job in Hand
Saunoamaali’i Dr Karanina Sumeo is first Pacific woman to be appointed as the Human Rights Commission’s new Equal Employment Opportunities.
Up2 Tokelau Youth Gameshow
Students gain traditional Family Values based on the Tokelau Conceptual Framework for addressing family violence; Kāiga Māopoopo
Attitude Determines Altitude
When Robson Tavita’s father, Tuilaepa Ropisone Tavita, died in 2005, Robson became determined that it wouldn’t be in vain.
Pacific Family Violence Research series now available
The Ministry of Social Development provided research funding for the completion of a number of research reports focusing on family violence and Pacific communities.
Pacific Family Violence Research Series Overview
DR YVONNE CRICHTON-HILL gives an overview of the issues and the Pacific Family Violence Research Series.
Talanoa and Safe Spaces
CEO for Pacific Health Services Porirua, Eleni’s focus is on preventing Family Violence providing you involve everyone in talanoa (discussion) and allow them a safe space to have their say.
Pacific experiences to inform policy and practice
clinical psychologist and lecturer in psychology Dr Julia Ioane hopes her new research will help inform policy and practice to help our young people and their families going through the youth justice system
Love and Respect shine through
The Pasefika Proud team went out to visit four schools participating in Polyfest to talk about Love and Respect
Up2 Tokelau Youth Gameshow celebrates Family ValuesFive Wellington college teams of four students each took part in a youth gameshow Up2 Tokelau in early September at the Porirua Elim Centre. The students not only walked away with prizes, but knowledge of Traditional Family Values based on the Tokelau Conceptual Framework for addressing family violence; Kāiga Māopoopo. Read more
Attitude Determines AltitudeWhen Robson Tavita’s father, Tuilaepa Ropisone Tavita, died in 2005, Robson became determined that it wouldn’t be in vain. Inspired by his late father’s belief in respect, honour, discipline and values and the importance of culture to one’s identity, Robson gathered together an eclectic group of trusted friends, mainly Pacific and Maori, who knew his father well. Read more