Te Ama Pasefika Health is promoting the well-being of Pacific people. Each week you’ll hear interviews with studio guests giving advice on health, education, employment and other support services that encourage wellness and foster healthy, happy lives for Pasefika people in New Zealand.
Fale is deeply immersed in the health and well-being of the Pacific communities with extensive experience in Pacific NGO’s including child health and mental health projects, as a Health Board interpreter, an employment advisor for the Labour Dept and now as a community counsellor on health issues. Fale is a devoted grandma who dreams of holidays on the beach in Rarotonga eating mangoes, uto and breadfruit.
Melemele’s earlier work as a Like Minds promoter and radio host ignited a passion in him to make a difference in Pacific Health. The father of a young family has a certificate in public health and a strong interest in health promotion. Melemele and wife Liana are proud Westies where the keen rugby supporter can also enjoy fishing and gardening.