African community

  • African Film Festival

    Image of the African Film Festival organisers

    The Office of Ethnic Communities is proud to have partially sponsored the 2017 African Film Festival through our Ethnic Communities Development Fund.

  • Africa Day in Parliament

    Image of the Minister for Ethnic Communities Hon Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga and Parliamentary Secretary Melissa Lee MP amongst guests.

    This month we supported the Office of Hon Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga in hosting the annual Africa Day parliamentary reception.

  • The Auckland Refugee Community Coalition – making a difference

    Image of Berlinda Chin and Abann Yor are holding a painting depicting journey of refugees into NZ.

    Finding out more about the community in Auckland and giving them an update on the work of the Office of Ethnic Affairs was the motivation for a visit by Director, Berlinda Chin and Senior Ethnic Affairs Advisor, Bernard Gomes to the Auckland Refugee Community Coalition (ARCC).