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Promoting Labour’s Positive Policies

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:30:51 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

General Secretary of the New Zealand Labour Party, Tim Barnett, today launched Labour’s television advertisements for the 2014 election. The advertisements help tell Labour’s positive story for a better New Zealand.More >>

Drug Court: Rare Insight into New Alternative Justice Model

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:45:31 +1200 | Maori TV

Māori Television’s latest New Zealand documentary presents a fascinating look inside a new alternative justice model – through the stories of convicted criminals. More >>

Okahu Bay Mussel Reef Restoration Project Commences

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:56:32 +1200 | Ngati Whatua o Orakei Maori Trust Board

100 years after the sewage pipe that introduced pollution and disease into Ōkahu Bay was constructed, Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei are implementing one of a suite of restoration programmes that strives to restore the mauri (life force) of Ōkahu Bay on behalf ...More >>

Community input sought on key tertiary education priorities

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:06:35 +1200 | Bay of Plenty Tertiary Action Plan

A draft action plan has been developed around tertiary education and research needs in the Bay of Plenty including Taupo, with community feedback currently being sought. More >>

Māori Pay A High Price For Flawed Tertiary Policies

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:43:58 +1200 | Daniel Haines

I’m excited about growing up in a post-settlement era where Te Tiriti o Waitangi respects the mana and tino rangatiratanga of our people as genuine and authentic treaty partners. But it doesn’t mean, by any stretch of the imagination, that things ...More >>

Māori Television to Screen the Untold Story of Pauly Fuemana

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:22:19 +1200 | Maori TV

Māori/Niuean singer-songwriter Paul Fuemana shot to fame in 1995 with the song that became New Zealand’s biggest selling record. His story will be told in HOW BIZARRE , screening Monday, August 25 at 9.30pm on Māori Television.More >>

Promoting the Voice of the Rangatahi

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:29:36 +1200 | The Maori Party

Young Māori voters are seen by the Māori Party to have a vital part to play in saving the Māori seats in Parliament says the Māori Party’s youngest candidate, Reverend Te Hira Paenga. “What we’re hearing on the ground is that rangatahi ...More >>

Northland Building Shortlisted for International Award

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:36:40 +1200 | World Green Building Council

Tuesday 19 August 2014: An early childhood education centre in Kawakawa, Northland, New Zealand has been named a finalist in the World Green Building Council’s (WorldGBC’s) inaugural Asia Pacific Regional Network Leadership Awards .More >>

Māori Party Defends the Integrity of the Māori seats

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:05:38 +1200 | The Maori Party

Māori Party Co-leaders, Tariana Turia and Te Ururoa Flavell have spoken out today about the importance of saving the Māori seats. “We have had enough of the attacks being launched on the Māori seats and we are asking New Zealanders to think hard ...More >>

New Māori business major launched at Otago Polytechnic

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:18:57 +1200 | Otago Polytechnic

Māori business development has surged ahead in the past decade, from the growth of the iwi organisations responsible for the management of multi-million dollar assets, through to enterprises in industries from natural resources to tourism.More >>

Toi Maori Art Market returns to Wellington City

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:06:11 +1200 | Toi Maori

The country’s largest art show, Toi Maori Art Market returns to Wellington City this November. Showcasing contemporary Maori visual art, this spectacular event will feature galleries run by the artists as well as an extensive public programme of ...More >>

Scholarship awarded to Elam and Māori Studies student

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:46:52 +1200 | University of Auckland

A young woman with a passion for Māori taonga has been awarded the inaugural Sir Hugh Kawharu Scholarship at Auckland Museum to research the production practises and uses of tapa cloth in Aotearoa.More >>

Celebrating the draft curriculum for kura kaupapa Māori

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:39:47 +1200 | New Zealand Government

The Minister of Māori Affairs and Associate Minister of Education, Dr Pita Sharples congratulates the kura kaupapa Māori movement for developing their own national curriculum.More >>

Labour will facilitate regional Māori economic development

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:28:33 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

The next Labour Government will facilitate the creation of regional Māori economic development groups lead by iwi and hapū to work in partnership with business and public agencies as part of its Māori Development policy.More >>

Korero Mai Ki Ahau Broadcast: Sat 16 & Sun 17 August 2014

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:17:25 +1200 | Radio Waatea 603 AM

Saturday 12.00 - 12.30pm Sunday 12.00 - 12.30pm Both shows repeated 5.00pm – 6.00pm On Sunday Saturday 16 August 2014 | Mabel Wharekawa Burt The election is just five weeks away and more than 380,000 people may miss the chance to vote the easy way ...More >>

Haka benefits the All Blacks on and off the field

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:04:04 +1200 | University of Canterbury

Former All Black rugby player Dallas Seymour says using the haka as a form of pre-match expression benefits the All Blacks, on and off the field. The All Blacks will perform the haka against the Wallabies before their test in Sydney on Saturday night as they ...More >>

Māori Party Calls for Northland Whānau to Be Vigilant

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:28:12 +1200 | The Maori Party

Maori Party’s Te Tai Tokerau candidate, Te Hira Paenga shares the concerns of Dr Lance O’Sullivan about the potential for a major measles outbreak in Northland. More >>

E Tū Whānau: Charter of Commitment & Kahukura Awards Dinner

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:10:59 +1200 | New Zealand Government

I acknowledge the iwi of Tūwharetoa, who have upheld the sacred expression of kaitiakitanga over your special landing places. I am so pleased to be here with the Māori Reference Group of the Taskforce for Action on Family Violence and to be gathered in this place, ...More >>

Ngā Pū Waea Buoyed by Māori ICT Fund Announcement

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:38:01 +1200 | Nga Pu Waea

Ngā Pū Waea, the National Māori Broadband Working Group today hailed the Government’s announcement of a $30m Māori ICT Fund as an exciting step towards enabling Māori to play a pivotal role in the ICT sector.More >>

Moana & the Tribe release single today & announce album

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:41:49 +1200 | The Label

Moana & the Tribe release Whole World's Watching single today & announce album for September 26th RIMA More >>

 

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