Tagata Pasifika

The Pacific voice on
New Zealand television
since 1987

Tagata Pasifika

The Pacific voice on
New Zealand television
since 1987


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NZ Gynecological oncologist team collaborate with Samoa Ministry of Health

Gladys HartsonMay 30, 2024
The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) group's recent deployment of a specialised gynecological oncology team to Tupua Tamasese Meaole Hospital in Apia, Samoa, was a testament to the value of partnership and supportive networks in the region.

Former Kickboxing world champion now fights  a new battle for…

Soana AholeleiMay 25, 2024
Frustrations over able-bodied drivers in disability car parks highlights former kickboxing champion’s  care of son with cerebral palsy. 

More needed to support mental health and wellbeing outcomes for…

Gladys HartsonMay 24, 2024
A new report from the Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission shows that more should be done to improve mental health and wellbeing outcomes of Pacific peoples.

Pacific and Maori academics to receive funding to support health…

Gladys HartsonMay 22, 2024
The Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) has announced more than $5.6 million in funding to help support nine talented Pacific and Maori health researchers to become leaders in their field.

Modern Healthcare, not the only answer to cures for Pacific…

Grace FiavaaiMay 15, 2024
A Fijian professor believes that neglecting the spiritual beliefs, superstitions, and ‘curses’ of Pacific Islanders in healthcare is re-colonization. 


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