The current rate of imprisonment in New Zealand is too high and reflects on the ineffectiveness of sentencing and rehabilitation regimes as well as on the levels of crimes being committed.
Le’au Asenati Lole-Taylor known by many as Le’aufa’amulia is a New Zealander of Samoan descent who immigrated to New Zealand at the age of 17.
Educated in both in Samoa and New Zealand, Asenati came to New Zealand believing in hard work and an honest living.
Le’au Asenati embraces principles and policies that genuinely aim to improve the lifestyles of all New Zealand citizens regardless of their gender, age or ethnicity.
New Zealand First believes in embracing all New Zealanders regardless of their ethnic background. We embrace their cultural diversity while encouraging them to be part of the Kiwi culture.
New Zealand First recognises the positive contribution that Pacific people have made to New Zealand. Their skills in art and craft, trades and the labour force have contributed to the economic and social development of this country.
New Zealand First brings a sense of responsibility and reason to the development of policies. Our restitution for this lies in our determination to address disparities that expose the most vulnerable in our society.
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Asenati Lole-Taylor will be presenting on social issues in Papatoetoe at a public meeting which will be hosted by the Otara-Papatoetoe Local Board.
Asenati Lole-Taylor will be attending the Prime Minister's Pacific Youth Awards 2013 as an invited guest.
New Zealand First says child poverty is really another name for family poverty and the Government must stop making an alarming situation even worse.
It is unacceptable that CYFs, a service of the Ministry of Social Development, is unable to protect 17 year olds leaving its care says New Zealand First Social Policy spokesperson Asenati Lole-Tayl