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Govt incompetence could lead to Waitangi Tribunal

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 16:13:04 +1200 | ACT New Zealand

The Government has handled charter schools so incompetently it could be facing an adverse Waitangi Tribunal finding. More >>

Rei Releases Groundbreaking Te Reo Māori EP ‘Rangatira’

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:39:33 +1200 | Integrity Promotion

Some say Te Reo Māori is a dying language. Some say there is no place for it outside of the marae . With the release of Rei’s new groundbreaking Hip Hop Te Reo EP ‘Rangatira’ , he is out to prove them wrong ..More >>

Papakāinga provides refuge in time of need

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:28:49 +1200 | New Zealand Government

One year on from the Edgecumbe floods local whānau in ongoing and urgent need of a place to live will now benefit from new papakāinga housing, says Māori Development Minister Nanaia Mahuta.More >>

Growing diversity strengthens mental health services

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:03:38 +1200 | Capital and Coast District Health Board

The changing face of local communities is being increasingly reflected by those working to support people with mental health needs. More >>

Whakatōhea report wrong

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:43:18 +1200 | New Zealand National Party

Current National Party spokesperson for Crown-Māori Relations and former Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Chris Finlayson says claims that National put politics ahead of achieving a just settlement with Whakatōhea are wrong.More >>

Wellington City Mission welcomes Murray Edridge

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:17:00 +1200 | Wellington City Mission

The Wellington City Mission is delighted to announce the appointment of Murray Edridge as the new City Missioner. More >>

Māori and Pacific health app trialled

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:48:54 +1200 |

A healthy lifestyle app developed for Māori and Pasifika people is being trialled and could be rolled out nationally next year. More >>

Survey of te reo revitalisation activities open

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:28:42 +1200 | He Reo Ora

Pānui pāpāho: He Reo Ora, he mahi rangahau mō ngā kaupapa me ngā rauemi whakarauora i te reo Māori. Kei te tūwhera ki te 20 o Haratua 18 Paengawhāwhā 2018 More >>

Māori Business Women Awards honour achievements

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:29:41 +1200 | Maori Women's Development

After a 10 year hiatus Māori Womens Development Inc (MWDI) were proud to reignite the Māori Business Women Awards, a well attended event by leaders and entrepreneurs held at the Museum of Te Papa Tongarewa on April 14.More >>

Minister welcomes Wakatōhea report

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 18:21:50 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Minister Andrew Little has welcomed the Waitangi Tribunal’s report on the Whakatōhea mandate. More >>

KiwiBuild meets IwiBuild

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:13:02 +1200 | Te Matapihi

The Auckland Māori Housing Summit will be held on Monday 23 April, convened jointly by Te Matapihi and the Independent Māori Statutory Board. More >>

Te Kahika claimants elated with Tribunal Report

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:34:47 +1200 | Te Kahika

“We won!” says Joseph Kahika, the lead claimant for Te Whānau a Te Kahika, who were one of the claimants in opposition to the Whakatōhea mandate and whose claim was not even listed in the Wai claims list until late 2016 without any consultation ...More >>

Ngāti Ira claimants over the moon

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:33:11 +1200 | Ngati Ira

The Waitangi Tribunal has released its 120-page report in the Whakatōhea Mandate Inquiry today which has found that the Crown’s recognition of the Pre-settlement Trust mandate was not fair, reasonable nor made in good faith and that the Crown ...More >>

Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Claims Trust welcomes release

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:31:11 +1200 | Whakatohea Pre-settlement Trust

Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Claims Trust (the Trust) has welcomed today’s release of a Waitangi Tribunal report inquiring into the Trust’s Deed of Mandate to settle the Treaty claims of the Whakatōhea iwi.More >>

Report on Whakatōhea Mandate Claims

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:07:42 +1200 | Waitangi Tribunal

The Crown breached the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi when it recognised the mandate of the Whakatōhea Pre-settlement Claims Trust to enter into settlement negotiations on behalf of Whakatōhea, the Waitangi Tribunal has found. More >>

Consultation opens on dual language disclosure documents

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:17:09 +1200 | Financial Markets Authority

The FMA is seeking submissions on its proposal to enable companies offering investments to publish product disclosure statements (PDS) in both te reo Māori and English. More >>

DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge launches

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:02:07 +1200 | DIGMYIDEA Maori Innovation Challenge

The DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge is now open, with the competition calling on budding Māori digital entrepreneurs to put their ideas forward. More >>

Māori tourism definite advantage for NZ

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:09:50 +1200 | New Zealand Government

There’s plenty of scope for Māori tourism in New Zealand to grow, says Māori Development Minister Nanaia Mahuta. More >>

On the prevailing media narratives about the Govt coalition

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:07:15 +1200 | Gordon Campbell

The media reports the facts…. but that’s not the end of it, and nor should it be. It also marshals those facts and creates a story from them, usually one with a moral that’s implied or explicit. After six months though, it is still unclear ...More >>

Lorraine Toki Appointed as Ngāpuhi Rūnanga CEO

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 11:45:36 +1200 | Te Runanga a Iwi o Ngapuhi

The Board of Trustees of Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O Ngāpuhi (‘Rūnanga’) has announced the appointment of Tai Tokerau executive Lorraine Toki as Te Tumuhere (CEO). She takes up the position on 23 April 2018.More >>


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