Pacific Islands Council of South Australia
A thriving, vibrant and harmonious Pacific Islands community in South Australia.
As the peak body of the Pacific Islands communities of South Australia, the Pacific Islands Council of South Australia Inc. aims to unite, equip and empower its members to grow and develop to become prosperous and successful communities that fully participate as Australians
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
Acting as the representative body in South Australia for all Pacific Island communities and undertaking systemic advocacy for the formulation of government policies that will contribute to the alleviation of social disadvantage and injustice to enable full participation as Australian citizens.
Encouraging and advocating for the full participation of South Australia’s Pacific Islands community within the social, economic, political and cultural life of South Australia and Australia.
Promoting the positive aspects of multiculturalism, cultural diversity and economic contribution to the South Australian community thereby encouraging a culturally harmonious and socially cohesive society.
To develop robust systems and processes that will enable each community member organisation to adequately (effectively and efficiently) govern and manage its community and ensures its sustainability.
To contribute and participate in National and international projects and initiatives that benefits the Pacific Islands and Timor-Leste, inclusive of involvement with the Seasonal Worker Program & Pacific Labour Force where so engaged, to assist with welfare support, translation services and assist with social and spiritual needs for both workers & employers of the programs.
Doing all such other things as are incidental or conducive to the attainment of its purposes.