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Fulbright NZ And NPM: An Enduring Partnership

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:43:26 +1200 | Nga Pae o te Maramatanga

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM), New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence and Fulbright New Zealand have established an enduring and successful partnership in recent years.More >>

Tūtira Mai Ngā Iwi

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:36:30 +1200 | MaungaharuruTangitu Trust

Maungaharuru-Tangitū Trust has secured $644,000 funding for a two-year project to help improve the mauri (life force) and water quality of Lake Tūtira, its wider catchment of lakes and waterways. The Trust (a post-Treaty settlement governance ...More >>

Cliff Curtis reigns supreme at inaugural Matariki Awards

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:18:05 +1200 | Matariki Awards

Following a run of success in Hollywood, actor Cliff Curtis has been welcomed home with Te Tohu Tiketike o Matariki Supreme Award at the inaugural Matariki Awards. More >>

Sarjeant Exhibition Officially Revealed

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:00:48 +1200 | Sarjeant Gallery

Hon Chris Finlayson and Sarjeant Gallery Trust Chairman Nicola Williams with artworks Cliff Whiting Ngangara 1973 and Bill Hammond Puppet pre 1977. More >>

WERO a success among mental health patients and staff

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:23:15 +1200 | WERO

WERO was designed to appeal to the competitive nature of smoking Maori, and after a successful pilot in Te Taitokerau and Hawke's Bay, was funded through the innovation fund for national competitions. Teams of 10 could register their waka and with a ...More >>

NPM Urges Cabinet Not To Adopt Ministry Advice

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:20:42 +1200 | Nga Pae o te Maramatanga

The Ministry for the Environment and Ministry for Primary Industries are currently seeking Cabinet’s agreement to adopt a bottom line position that nobody owns freshwater and that there should be no national settlement favouring iwi/hapū over other users.More >>

Cabinet paper proposes Treaty of Waitangi breaches

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:47:39 +1200 | Victoria University of Wellington

A paper prepared for Cabinet proposing the introduction of a freshwater allocation work programme would breach the Treaty of Waitangi and ignores recent Waitangi Tribunal and Supreme Court decisions in relation to Māori rights to freshwater, say two academics ...More >>

Investing in Māori science & innovation

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:50:28 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell today announced the successful recipients of the 2016 Te Pūnaha Hihiko – Vision Mātauranga Capability Fund investment round.More >>

Top-down, Wellington-led services failing whānau

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:49:27 +1200 | Te Pou Matakana

Largest provider of services to Māori has called CYFs criticism a wake-up call for all government agencies – engage better with your communities or ‘devolve’ services to those who will. More >>

Ngāpuhi Mourns Loss of Ngāti Hine Leader

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:22:42 +1200 | Te Runanga a Iwi o Ngapuhi

Te Runanga-A-Iwi O Ngapuhi wish to express their thoughts, prayers and aroha of the passing of a great Ngati Hine leader, Robin John Cooper CNZM. More >>

Minister promotes Māori business in Seoul

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:33:11 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell addressed Kiwi and Korean business leaders in Seoul this morning saying Māori companies want to build a sustained presence and strong partnerships in the South Korean market.More >>

Minister honours passing of Māori health leader

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:32:16 +1200 | New Zealand Government

21 June 2016 Media Statement Minister honours passing of Māori health leader Robin CooperMore >>

Poroporoaki: Rob Cooper (Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi)

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:29:03 +1200 | The Maori Party

The Māori Party today grieves the passing of a much loved mentor, a superb advocate, a masterful activist and a lifelong champion of kaupapa Māori, Rob Cooper. More >>

Te Pou Matakana calls for greater community role

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 11:40:47 +1200 | Te Pou Matakana

Largest provider of services to Māori calls for greater community role in CYFS reshuffle More >>

Matariki Rhythmz, a New Music and Dance Event

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:49:13 +1200 | Matariki Rhythmz

Matariki Rhythmz is a new youth music and dance event happening during Matariki Rising and part of the Auckland Matariki Festival 2016. More >>

TV and Radio Stations get behind Maori Language webseries

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:33:19 +1200 | Punarau Media

TV and Radio Stations get behind M ā ori Language webseries More users of the Māori language now have the opportunity to advance their understanding of te reo through an innovative new webseries, with the news that the programme has just received support ...More >>

Te reo Māori champions urged to get ready for $3.2m fund

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:22:40 +1200 | Maori Language Commission

Māori language champions passionate about getting their communities to learn and love te reo Māori are being urged to ready themselves for a $3.2 million contestable fund from Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori.More >>

Te Papa hosts biggest Kaumātua Kapa Haka yet

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:46:45 +1200 | Te Papa

Over 500 Kaumātua (elders) from around Aotearoa will be taking to the stage this weekend, performing tribal waiata and haka in the biggest Kaumātua Kapa Haka yet. More >>

Māori and Pacific focus for quit smoking research

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 11:22:52 +1200 | University of Auckland

Māori and Pacific focus for quit smoking research Media Release - University of Auckland - 20 June 2016 Two research studies aimed at the goal of reduced smoking among New Zealanders to five percent or less by 2025, will go ahead at the University ...More >>

Q+A - Hurimoana Dennis: Apology From Paula Bennett Accepted

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:47:04 +1200 | Television New Zealand

The chairman of Te Puea Marae in South Auckland, which is housing dozens of homeless families over winter, says he’s accepted Paula Bennett’s apology for someone in her office leaking details of a police investigation to him.More >>


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