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Ngāti Hinerangi and Crown initial Deed of Settlement

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:48:35 +1300 | New Zealand Government

The Crown and Ngāti Hinerangi have initialed a Deed of Settlement for the iwi historical Treaty claims, Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Minister Andrew Little announced today. More >>

Waitara Lands Bill a Chance to Establish a Positive Future

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:00:32 +1300 | Manukorihi Hapu

The New Plymouth District Council (Waitara Lands) Bill has passed its Third Reading in Parliament today providing Waitara hapū Manukōrihi and Otaraua an opportunity to build a positive foundation for the future.More >>

Te Aika hei tiki returns home for Kura Pounamu exhibition

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:26:02 +1300 | Canterbury Museum

An important pounamu hei tiki will be displayed in its home province for the first time in more than a decade as part of the exhibition Kura Pounamu: Our Treasured Stone , which opens at the Museum on Saturday.More >>

Tahu-Whaoa celebrate Tūwharetoa Claims Settlement Bill

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:27:49 +1300 | Ngati Tahu Ngati Whaoa Runanga Trust

Tahu-Whaoa celebrate Tūwharetoa Claims Settlement Bill passing The Ngati Tahu – Ngati Whaoa Runanga Trust congratulates Ngāti Tūwharetoa on achieving its comprehensive Treaty of Waitangi claims settlement. The Ngāti Tūwharetoa Claims Settlement Bill ...More >>

Ngāti Tūwharetoa passes third reading

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:13:26 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations, Andrew Little, today welcomed Te Ariki Tā Tumu Te Heuheu and members of Ngāti Tūwharetoa to Parliament to witness the Third Reading of their Treaty Settlement legislation, the Ngāti Tūwharetoa Claims ...More >>

NZ First Heralds Settlement of Ngati Tuwharetoa Claims

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:59:35 +1300 | New Zealand First Party

Hon Shane Jones Spokesperson for Treaty Settlements 13 December 2018 New Zealand First Heralds Full And Final Settlement of Ngati Tuwharetoa Claims New Zealand First has welcomed the passage of the Ngāti Tūwharetoa Claims Settlement Bill, which ...More >>

2018 Public Service Workforce Data published

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:16:16 +1300 | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has published the 2018 Our People, Public Service Workforce Data , which shows the Public Service is making significant progress in important areas.More >>

New Māori housing initiative for Papakura

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:05:21 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Papakura Marae is the first community to receive funding from the $15 million Māori Housing Fund, being announced by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Associate Minister of Housing, and Minister for Māori Development Hon Nanaia Mahuta.More >>

Māori Party congratulates Bentham Ohia's new appointment

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:43:56 +1300 | The Maori Party

The Māori Party congratulates Bentham Ohia on his new role as Chief Advisor Iwi and Māori Education Relationships at the Ministry of Education, and farewells him from his short time as Vice-President Tāne for the Māori Party.More >>

Section 8I Report – More meaningful and transparent

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:25:50 +1300 | New Zealand Government

The Section 8I Report is the first opportunity to track the progress our Government is making against the Waitangi Tribunal’s recommendations, Māori Development Minister Hon Nanaia Mahuta said today.More >>

Māori health advocates say ASA lacks cultural awareness

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:14:51 +1300 | Hapai Te Hauora

The Advertising Standards Authority recently decided not to uphold a complaint from public health collective Healthy Auckland Together (HAT) about advertising junk food to children. The complaint was targeted at a YouTube advertisement for Kinder Surprise.More >>

Hapai Te Haoura release on tobacco and vaping

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:12:35 +1300 | Hapai Te Hauora

Hāpai Te Hauora hold the national contract for tobacco control, and after having listened to a recent interview on RNZ regarding rangatahi uptake of vaping, we would like to offer our perspective on this issue, which is informed by both evidence and ...More >>

Report praised for acknowledging historic trauma

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:27:26 +1300 | Hapai Te Hauora

"How do we stop getting in the way of Maori and Pasifica flourishing, and reverse the trauma of colonisation and disadvantage?" More >>

Rongoā Māori Research Project Presents Guidelines

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:28:50 +1300 | Nga Pae o te Maramatanga

On 11 December at the University of Auckland, Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga – New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence and Whakauae Research for Māori Health & Development presented the results of the 2017 project - Cultural, Ethical, ...More >>

Ngāpuhi Hapū Hui called for new pathway to settlement claims

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:57:19 +1300 | Ngapuhi Hapu

Over 70% of Ngāpuhi hapū voted in hapū hui over the last few weeks to reject the Tūhono mandate proposal developed by the Crown and representatives from both Tūhoronuku and Te Kotahitanga o Nga Hapū o Ngapuhi.More >>

Māori Climate Commissioner celebrates UN Conference progress

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:46:15 +1300 | Maori Climate Commissioner

Māori Climate Commissioner celebrates first step for Indigenous Peoples at UN Climate Change Conference 2018 More >>

Maori Council call for culture change in SOE

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:51:00 +1300 | Maori Council

A travesty of talent: Maori Council reveals only 6 Maori sit on the boards of State Owned Enterprises - calls for a culture change More >>

Māori and Pasifika children more vulnerable

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 10:16:03 +1300 | Auckland Action Against Poverty

The Child Poverty Monitor 2018 released today shows one in five kids are facing food deprivation. The report also highlights that Māori and Pasifika families are at least twice as likely to have kids facing food deprivation. While only about 15% ...More >>

Tu Te Manawa brings whare to Shannon park

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:32:07 +1300 | Horowhenua District Council

Ngati Whakatere is leading the construction of a new whare taiao, or information kiosk, in Te Maire Park, Shannon. More >>

Collaboration within Tūwharetoa delivers greater benefit

Sat, 8 Dec 2018 12:44:27 +1300 | Tuwharetoa Settlement Trust

Working collaboratively with other Tūwharetoa entities has seen Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust (the Trust) continue to strengthen its position in the 2017-2018 financial year, delivering further positive results and increasing grants available to whānau ...More >>


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