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Ministers need to stand up for iwi radio

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:45:35 +1200 | Ngai Tahu

Iwi radio has a proud history in Aotearoa and it is unacceptable that the pioneer Māori radio station, Te Ūpoko o Te Ika, could face closure. More >>

Minister reappoints members to Waitangi Tribunal

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:11:00 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Māori Development Minister Hon Nanaia Mahuta has reappointed four members of the Waitangi Tribunal to maintain the continuity and security of its decision making. More >>

12th Anniversary Coronation Speech - King Tuheitia

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 13:38:42 +1200 | Kiingi Tuheitia

OFFICE OF THE KIINGITANGA PRESS STATEMENT 12th Anniversary Coronation Speech - King Tuheitia Tuesday, 21 August 2018 Today I stand before you with a great deal of joy having reached the 160th year of the establishment of the Kiingitanga. These recent ...More >>

Awanuiārangi Deputy Accepts Global Leadership Challenge

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 09:13:45 +1200 | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi deputy chief executive Yvonne (Evie) O’Brien has been named the inaugural Programme Director at the Atlantic Institute, Rhodes Trust, based at the University of Oxford in England. More >>

New chief executive welcomed at Te Wānanga o Aotearoa

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:27:30 +1200 | Te Wananga o Aotearoa

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa welcomed its new chief executive today with a rousing haka pōwhiri at its Te Awamutu headquarters as Te Ururoa Flavell took up his new role as head of the country’s second largest tertiary organisation.More >>

Te Ngutu o Te Manu and the South Taranaki Campaign Events

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:42:30 +1200 | South Taranaki District Council

A week long programme of events has been planned to take place around South Taranaki in September to commemorate the 150 year anniversary of skirmishes at Te Ngutu o Te Manu between Crown and Maori forces.More >>

Kua tuwhera ngā tono mō te Tahua Whakamaharatanga

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:26:45 +1200 | Ministry For Culture And Heritage

Kua tuwhera ngā tono mō te Tahua Whakamaharatanga ki te Rā o Waitangi Kua tuwhera te tahua a te Manatū Taonga ināianei mō ngā tono pūtea hei whakatū huihuinga whakamaharatanga ki te hainatanga o Te Tiriti o Waitangi ā te 2019. E tuwhera ana ...More >>

Commemorating Waitangi Day Fund supports nationwide events

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:07:46 +1200 | New Zealand Government

The Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Jacinda Ardern is encouraging communities to apply for funding to help with hosting local events commemorating the signing of Te Tiriti.More >>

Canadian indigenous business delegation comes to NZ

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:04:57 +1200 | Joint Press Release

The Government of Canada and members of the World Indigenous Business Forum (WIBF - Canada) met with the Te Ohu Whai Ao Charitable Trust in Rotorua this weekend to progress planning for the 9th World Indigenous Business Forum later this year. The ...More >>

ACT prompts Peters into action on Māori seats

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 20:07:10 +1200 | ACT New Zealand

"ACT’s Smaller Government Bill has prompted Winston Peters into action on the Māori seats”, says Party Leader David Seymour. Winston Peters today told Sky News he would propose an amendment to a Labour MP’s bill that would have the effect ...More >>

Funding for Ngāpuhi hapū hui

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 12:35:25 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Andrew Little has announced funding support for Ngāpuhi hapū to consider their Treaty settlement progress. More >>

Māori Language Week 2018 one month away!

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 17:32:28 +1200 | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

I runga i te mea kotahi marama e toe ana ki te tīmatanga o Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, kua whakaputaina e Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori he rangatū pānui whakaahua e whakanui ana i tōna kaupapa mō te tau ‘Kia Kaha te Reo Māori’.More >>

South Island Student Teachers Receive Kupe Scholarship

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:03:12 +1200 | Ministry of Education

Six South Island-based student teachers have been awarded a Kupe Scholarship by Associate Education Minister Kelvin Davis in a ceremony held in Parliament, Wellington, today.More >>

Wellington Student Teachers Receive Kupe Scholarship

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:01:20 +1200 | Ministry of Education

Five Wellington regional-based student teachers have been awarded a Kupe Scholarship by Associate Education Minister Kelvin Davis in a ceremony held in Parliament, Wellington, today.More >>

Media banned from Māori King's koroneihana celebrations

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:45:20 +1200 | RNZ

John Boynton , Te Manu Korihi Reporter Media have been banned from the grounds of Tūrangawaewae Marae at Ngaruawahia for the anniversary celebration of Māori King's koroneihana or coronation this weekend.More >>

Ngāi Tahu seeking direct engagement on freshwater

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:25:41 +1200 | Ngai Tahu

Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu has confirmed to Ministers of the Crown that we are seeking direct engagement regarding freshwater and want to begin a discussion immediately. More >>

12th Anniversary Coronation of King Tuuheitia

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:38:44 +1200 | Cameron Brewer

The 12th anniversary of the Coronation of King Tuuheitia will be commemorated from tomorrow - Friday 17 August to Tuesday 21 August. More >>

Iwi leaders spurn Parker's freshwater initiative

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 21:24:35 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Aug. 15 (BusinessDesk) - Iwi leaders have rejected the government’s plans for a new Māori working group on fresh water management. More >>

National Iwi Chairs Forum rejects Kāhui Wai Māori proposal

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:22:49 +1200 | Iwi Chairs Forum

The Pou Taiao Iwi Leaders Group has announced that it will not be participating in the Government’s Kāhui Wai Māori process. More >>

Ngāti Hine walks from the Andrew Little hui

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:28:32 +1200 | Ngati Hine

“Two Ngāti Hine hapū speakers were denied speaking rights at a meeting hosted by the Minister of Treaty Negotiations Andrew Little on Sunday at Te Tii Mangonui” says Rowena Tana.More >>


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