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‘Ikale Tahi Build to RWC 2015

Last weekend’s Pacific Barbarians game is part of the fundraising and team build up to next year’s Rugby World Cup. Their development and build up is hampered somewhat by the lack of tough games, even tests against Tier 1 nations. They hope to have more games between now and RWC 2015

‘Talune’ commemorates 1918 influenza epidemic in Samoa

A new play commemorating the 1918 global influenza pandemic on Samoa premieres in London next week. ‘Talune’ is directed by Siliga Sani Muliaumaseali’i of London-based GAFA Arts Collective.

“Bula” trademarked in the U.S

Outrage from the Fiji Community after an American businessman trademarks the work "Bula".

$20mil to ‘ensure survival of Pacific Languages’ – Budget 2019

Pacific Education Centre (PEC) is welcoming $20mil over four years announced in  this year’s Budget for the retention of Pacific languages in New Zealand. PEC is the only NZQA Private Training Establishment in New Zealand who deliver free Pacific language courses in Auckland. Director Tuiloma Gayle Lafaiali’i says “With over 62% of Pasifika peoples now […]

1 year on from the Chch quakes and the effect on Pacific families

1 year on from the Chch quakes and the effect on Pacific families Tagata Pasifika TVNZ 1 March 2012

10 year Christchurch Arts Festival by Pacific Underground Tagata Pasifika TVNZ

10 year Christchurch Arts Festival by Pacific Underground Tagata Pasifika TVNZ 25 Feb 2010

11 Pacific players named in All Blacks squad for the Rugby World Cup

10 players of Pacific descent will be donning the All Blacks jersey for the Rugby World Cup in Japan next month.

2012 Festival of Pacific Arts in the Solomon Islands Part 1 of 3

A Tagata Pasifika special where where Reporter John Utanga takes us on a tour of the 2012 Festival of Pacific Arts held in Honiara, Solomon Islands.

2012 Festival of Pacific Arts in the Solomon Islands Part 3 of 3

A Tagata Pasifika special where where Reporter John Utanga takes us on a tour of the 2012 Festival of Pacific Arts held in Honiara, Solomon Islands.