Ms. Vakaafi was elected Vice Chair Person of the Pacific Youth Council since August 2009. Ms. Vakaafi is 20 years of age and she comes from a small pacific island called Niue. She works for the local broadcasting corporation –Broadcasting Corporation of Niue — as a reporter and news presenter. Broadcasting Corporation of Niue operates both television and radio and have a permanent staff base of 6. Ms. Vakkafi’s duties include reporting, conducting interviews, camerawork and editing. Ms. Vakaafi also involved in the Niue Youth Council helping out with the media and environment committees.