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New nursing leader appointed to ProCare

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:40:54 +1300 | ProCare Health

The ProCare Health Limited Board has appointed Lorraine Hetaraka-Stevens (Registered Comprehensive Nurse) to ProCare’s Māori Advisory Committee. The committee provides governance and advice to ProCare regarding the health and wellbeing of the network’s ...More >>

Documenting historic Māori land law cases for the first time

Thu, 2 Oct 2014 09:50:28 +1300 | Victoria University of Wellington

A new book from Victoria University of Wellington’s Faculty of Law will continue to put the spotlight on Māori Land Law judgments which have never before been published. More >>

Awanuiarangi agrees to pay settlement to TEC

Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:46:22 +1300 | Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi

Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi (Awanuiarangi) has agreed to pay $5.9m settlement with the Tertiary Education Commission concerning funding overpayments for the Hei Manaaki – Māori Tourism Certificate. Awanuiārangi has been in discussions with ...More >>

Mixed messages raise concerns

Wed, 1 Oct 2014 13:24:03 +1300 | Bryce Smith

Mixed massages raise concerns for Te Taumata Kaumatua Ngapuhi nui tonu, and Te Wakaminenga O nga Hapu Ngapuhi.More >>

Independent Maori seats still needed in Parliament

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:58:42 +1300 | The Maori Party

“He’s got to be joking!” is the reaction of the president of the Maori Party, Rangimarie Naida Glavish to a call by a former Labour Minister of Maori Affairs, Dover Samuels, for debate by Maori on whether the Maori electorates are needed in ...More >>

Māori Television confirms resignation of Carol Hirschfeld

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:27:47 +1300 | Maori Television

Chief Executive Paora Maxwell said Ms Hirschfeld had decided not to accept the newly aligned position of HOD Internal Productions, or to apply for the leadership role of Head of Programming & Production in the proposed restructure of the organisation.More >>

Māori Television Documentary Catches up with Whānau

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:33:24 +1300 | Maori TV

In the year 2000, four children were welcomed into four families who shared their dreams, fears and hopes for their babies in WHĀNAU, a special documentary project that set out to get a glimpse of what it means to be Māori in the new millennium.More >>

Maori values make the difference for business futures

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:42:51 +1300 | Federation Of Maori Authorities

The Federation of Maori Authorities Annual National Conference has highlighted connection and collaboration as critical factors for Maori business success moving forward. The three day conference, held in Whanganui, included a number of presentations which ...More >>

Hikoi From North Reaches Oil Conference Tomorrow

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:52:16 +1300 | Statoil Out

Today: The Hikoi opposing Statoil plans for seismic testing and deep sea oil drilling has marched through Dargaville and later be welcomed to Piringatahi Marae, West Harbour,Tamaki Makaurau/Auckland.More >>

Bachelor of Nursing Māori students ready

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:12:54 +1300 | Whitireia

The third cohort of graduands from the Bachelor of Nursing Māori programme at Whitireia will be celebrating their success at a graduation ceremony this week at the Porirua campus.More >>

Te Puni Kōkiri Hails Growing Success Of Māori Agribusiness

Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:08:21 +1300 | Te Puni Kokiri

Speaking at the official launch of the 2015 BNZ Māori in Farming Award – Sheep & Beef (Ahuwhenua Trophy) at the FoMA Conference in Whanganui this evening, Te Puni Kōkiri chief executive Michelle Hippolite said: “The Ahuwhenua Trophy Competition ...More >>

Speech: Federation of Maori Authorities Annual Conference

Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:05:47 +1300 | The Maori Party

There has never been a better time for the theme of this conference to sound in the hearts and minds of tangata whenua. Our connections to one another; our inseparable, irreplaceable bonds to the land, to the people, to te Ao Māori can never be severed, ...More >>

Korero Mai Ki Ahau - Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 September 2014

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:46:51 +1200 | Radio Waatea 603 AM

Saturday 27 September 2014 | One million people voted for National in last week’s election. Another million didn’t vote at all. In Kia Korero Mai this week, Eru Morgan talks to political commentator Henare Kingi about the figures and what happened ...More >>

New Zealand Submits The Dead Lands to the 2015 Oscars

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:45:20 +1200 | New Zealand Film Commission

Toa Fraser’s THE DEAD LANDS is New Zealand’s submission for the best foreign language film category of the 87th Academy Awards. Every year the Academy invites countries to select and submit their best foreign language film for consideration. ...More >>

Māori Sports Hall of Fame Honours League And Golf Legends

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:47:30 +1200 | Maori Sports Awards

Legendary sports stars, rugby league player Stacey Jones and golfer Philip Tataurangi, will be inducted into the Māori Sports Hall of Fame, Te Whare Mātāpuna o te Ao Māori, at the National Māori Sports Awards later this year (Saturday 29 November ...More >>

Partnership will strengthen Māori innovation and capability

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:19:03 +1200 | Joint Media Statement

A memorandum of understanding was signed in Whanganui on Thursday September 24 2014, between The MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology and Ngā Hononga Marae (Charitable) Trust.More >>

Remembrance Day on Monday

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:01:06 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police officers who have died in the line of duty will be remembered at the annual Australasian and South Pacific Police Remembrance Day Service, being held at The Royal New Zealand Police College on Monday 29 October 2014 at 11am.More >>

Ngā Toa Whakaihuwaka – Māori of the Year 2014

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:10:30 +1200 | Television New Zealand

Ngā Toa Whakaihuwaka – Māori of the Year 2014 Let’s celebrate Māori Achievement! More >>

Taranaki DHB shortlisted in the Nga Tohu Reo Maori awards

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:04:01 +1200 | Taranaki District Health Board

The Taranaki DHB has been shortlisted for the Maori Language Awards 2014 run by Te Taura Whiri i te reo Maori / Maori Language Commission. More >>

Two New Trustees for Te Mana O Ngāti Rangitihi

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:44:44 +1200 | Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi Trust

Former Te Puni Kokiri Chief Executive, Leith Comer, and Matatā community advocate, Donna Semmens, have been elected to Te Mana o Ngāti Rangitihi Trust (Te Mana), along with Cathy Dewes and Merepeka Raukawa-Tait who have been re-elected.More >>


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