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Deed of Settlement signed with Taranaki Iwi

Sat, 5 Sep 2015 17:44:07 +1200 | New Zealand Government

The Crown has signed a deed of settlement with Taranaki Iwi settling all their outstanding historical Treaty claims at Pukeiti Gardens, Taranaki, Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Minister Christopher Finlayson announced today.More >>

Government right to come to party over iwi housing agreement

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 17:00:25 +1200 | The Maori Party

The Māori Party is happy that its challenge to the Government to honour RFRs has paid off with the announcement yesterday of an Auckland iwi housing agreement. More >>

50 Māori Cadets Launch into Engineering And Infrastructure

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 15:52:48 +1200 | Colliers

At a graduation ceremony held in West Auckland today 50 Māori cadets from around New Zealand were celebrated and presented essential qualifications that will support them into a wide range of trades-related careers.More >>

Reports shows success of Whānau Ora approach

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 15:24:19 +1200 | New Zealand Government

An analysis of research and monitoring results from the first four years of Whanau Ora (2010-2014) indicates positive gains for whānau when their needs are placed at the centre of service delivery. The results are captured in a report, ‘Understanding ...More >>

Taungapeau elected Ngai Tāwake Hapū Kaikōrero representative

Fri, 4 Sep 2015 10:02:37 +1200 |

Adrianne Taungapeau has been elected Hapū Kaikōrero representative for Ngai Tāwake hapū following the withdrawal of the only other candidate, Raniera Tau. More >>

CORRECT: Government, Auckland iwi reach agreement

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 16:25:44 +1200 | BusinessDesk

(Removes reference to selling land in first paragraph, fixes reference to protocol in fourth paragraph) More >>

Iwi condemns illegal fishing in its territory

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 15:56:36 +1200 | Ngati Kahungunu

Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Incorporated acknowledges the work done by the Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) in uncovering apparently illegal pāua and crayfish operations. These species are iconic to Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Incorporated and nothing is more ...More >>

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Welcome New Housing Agreement

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 14:05:23 +1200 | Ngati Whatua o Orakei

The new Housing Mahi Ngātahi Agreement is good news for all Aucklanders, Auckland hapū Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei said today. More >>

Crown-iwi agreement on Auckland housing programme

Thu, 3 Sep 2015 13:58:58 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Agreement has been reached with Auckland iwi which will facilitate progress on the Government’s programme to develop housing on Crown-owned land, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith announced today.More >>

50 Māori Cadets Launch into Engineering and Infrastructure

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 14:57:33 +1200 | AWF Group

50 Māori graduates from around the country are set to graduate from six months of training, gaining skills and qualifications to support them into a wide range of trades-related careers.More >>

Why Māori need an independent political voice in Parliament

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 13:54:29 +1200 | The Maori Party

The Māori Party says the Labour Leader’s response to two of its Māori MPs attending a charter school fundraiser is one of the many reasons why it’s so important for Māori to have an independent political voice.More >>

Turakina Māori Girls’ College Consultation: Panui Two

Wed, 2 Sep 2015 13:42:08 +1200 | Turakina Maori Girls College Board of Trustees

We have completed the second week of the consultation process and there is a lot of interest in Turakina. The Board has found no support for the Ministry proposal to close the school and is consulting on the proposal that:More >>

Water New Zealand applauds council and iwi for first

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 13:09:07 +1200 | Water New Zealand

Water New Zealandis applauding Gisborne District Council and Ngati Porou for working together in forming an agreement, the first of its kind, in relation to the co-management of the Waiapu River under the Resource Management Act. More >>

Minister Flavell opens affordable Housing Project

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:29:09 +1200 | Nga Potiki a Tamapahore Trust

Minister for Maori Development, Hon Te Ururoa Flavell officially opened the Nga Potiki/Pirihima Housing project in Tauranga on Saturday 30 August. Minister Flavell confirmed that affordable housing remains an important outcome for the Maori Party and this project ...More >>

Tribunal Claim: Too Many Māori in Prison And Reoffending

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:14:05 +1200 | Phoebe Monk

31 August 2015 Waitangi Tribunal Claim Filed Against Corrections Alleges Too Many Māori in Prison And Reoffending Tom Hemopo, a retired probation officer, has today filed an urgent claim to the Waitangi Tribunal on behalf of himself and his iwi alleging ...More >>

The Nation News Bites: Serco, CYFS & Former PM Helen Clark

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 17:56:27 +1200 | The Nation

A selection of news bites from the Saturday 29th August 2015 edition of The Nation which featured interviews with Former PM Helen Clark, SERCO CEO Rupert Soames and Children's Commissioner Russell Wills. More >>

Maori bound for I World Indigenous Games in Brazil

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 16:06:36 +1200 | Embassy of Brazil

Following the success of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the next challenge for Brazil, before the Olympics 2016, is the achieving of the first edition of the I World Indigenous Games, a multisport event with over 2,200 indigenous athletes from 25 countries, ...More >>

Minister opens papakāinga near Tauranga

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:52:02 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell will open six new flats at Tahuwhakatiki marae, in Mount Maunganui today. More >>

National Waiata Maori Music Awards finalists

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:49:25 +1200 | Waiata Maori Awards

International performer Toni Huata could add two more titles to her impressive career credentials when she appears as a finalist at this year’s National Waiata Māori Music Awards.More >>

Nanaia Mahuta Responds to Media Speculation

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:13:45 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

Speculation that Nanaia Mahuta has been selected to succeed her cousin Kiingi Tuheitia as head of the Kiingitanga and Waikato-Tainui is unfounded. More >>


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