Wellington’s Pasifika festival to donate proceeds to Samoa measles response

Wellington Pasifika Festival - Tongan dancers ready to go on stage. Picture: RNZ

Proceeds from this weekend’s Pasifika festival in New Zealand’s capital will go to the Samoa measles response fund. About 15,000 people attend the Wellington event each year and this year festival workshops are asking for donations to help Samoa recover from the measles epidemic. Eighty-three people, mostly children, died in the space of three months – with multiple […]

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