Ruby Tui no Stranger to Struggles
Black Ferns Star, Ruby Tui, born to a Samoan father and a Palagi mum in Wellington is no stranger to struggles. She often uses her platform and voice to openly discuss social issues. Despite her struggles, and maybe even because of them, Ruby is the woman
Fishing for Answers
To Kiribati people, fishing is way of life, reflective of traditional behaviours and norms handed down in each generation.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
#SAAM Sexual Assault Awareness month is a global awareness campaign held every April. The 2022 theme is ‘Building Safe Online Spaces Together’.
World Social Work Day 2022 – 15th March 2022
2022 theme: ´Co-building a New Eco-Social World: Leaving No One Behind´ coinciding with the theme of the people´s summit that will take place on the 29th June to the 2nd July.
Celebrating International Women’s Day – March 8, 2022
The 2022 theme is #BreakTheBias. It imagines a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. Pasefika Proud must also cont
Affirming a Fresh Start
Having returned from living in Tonga in 2021, business founder Emeline Afeaki-Mafile’o and her husband, Alipate, have seamlessly re-established themselves back in Otahuhu, South Auckland, through their much-appreciated food hub.
New data website hopes to help improve Pasifika wellbeing in Aotearoa
Figure.NZ, supported by Stats NZ, launched a free website which brings together data for and about Pacific people in New Zealand. It also gathers reports, research, and a list of experts who can help give important Pacific context to the data.
National Strategy to Eliminate Family Violence and Sexual Violence
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence Marama Davidson joined tangata whenua and sector representatives on the 7th of December 2021 to launch Te Aorerekura, the country’s first National Strategy to Eliminate Famil
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25 November)
Violence against women and intimidation of violence is an abuse of women’s human rights. It limits women’s participation in social, political, and economic life.
Ruby Tui no Stranger to StrugglesBlack Ferns Star, Ruby Tui, born to a Samoan father and a Palagi mum in Wellington is no stranger to struggles. She often uses her platform and voice to openly discuss social issues. Despite her struggles, and maybe even because of them, Ruby is the woman she is today - a champion who is strong, confident, bubbly, someone who’s candidly open about important social issues such as domestic violence. Read more