Spotlight on ViFA Radio’s Francois Byamana

Francois Byamana Judah is a former refugee originally from Rwanda. He arrived in Aotearoa – New Zealand in September 1998 as part of the United Nations resettlement program. Francois Byamana interest in Media especially in radio started when he was a young boy growing up in ex Zaire, currently Democratic Republic of Congo. He is a father of … Read more

Workingmen’s Bowling Club Consultation

Feedback on the Workingmen’s Bowling Club located at 177 Owen Street in Newtown closes on 27 April 2023. Newtown hosts a good number of Africans and members of the ACCW Board have joined ACCW members in attending several consultation meetings and shared ideas for possible use of this space. In one of the consultation meetings … Read more

Ubuntu Learning Hub – Session 4

The Ubuntu Learning Hub resumes after the school, Easter and Eid break! Session 4 topic is: Cybersafety and Privacy     –  What do parents and students need to know about staying safe online? –  What are the important data privacy laws in New Zealand?     –  What are the best forms of protection while … Read more

Ubuntu Learning Hub – Session 3

The Ubuntu Learning Hub is back on this weekend! This weeks topic is: Understanding NCEA and Pathways What is NCEA? What do parents and students need to know about pathways within secondary education and for school leavers. What are the education and training options for school leavers? We have two fantastic speakers from the Ministry … Read more

Ubuntu Learning Hub – Session 2

The first Ubuntu Learning Hub is in full swing. Are you an African parent wondering about what is taught in schools and have burning questions about what drives learning in New Zealand schools? Are you planning to have a child that will study in New Zealand? Or just curious about the New Zealand Curriculum?…then you … Read more

Multi-Cultural Backyard Cricket Festival

Cricket Wellington, with the support of ChangeMakers, and are thrilled to announce the following upcoming community event at the Cello Basin Reserve.  On Saturday 1st April, join us in celebrating Wellington’s diverse community with an all-inclusive, Multi-cultural Backyard Cricket Festival.  The event is free for all to attend, and alongside free food from eight ethnic food … Read more

Wellington Football and Futsal Registration

This programme provides free support and funded programmes for key participants. REGISTRATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2023 SEASON! Registrations are now open for the 2023 Football For All Football and Futsal Programme! Participants can apply for support in playing or attending: ·  Club Football (Junior, Youth, Senior) ·  School Football (College) ·  Term 1 Futsal ·  Coaching Courses ·  Refereeing Courses … Read more