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Māori Pension Age Should Reflect Life Expectancy

Former MP, Dover Samuels says pension age is a huge issue for Māori and must be reviewed by the Government
10 months, 3 weeks

Calls for Māori Electoral Option Review

Te Puna Ora o Mataatua has issued a call for allow Māori to change electorates at any time. Maanu Paul has more
10 months, 3 weeks

Te Hiku Iwi Meet With MP’s

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi says post-settlement, the iwi has an accord where government meets with them once a year
10 months, 3 weeks

Calls to Extend Kāinga Ora

Green Party member, Darlene Tana says affordable housing is getting further out of reach for whānau and needs more focus
11 months

Te Aupōuri Pushes Forward on Housing Aspirations

Te Aupōuri operations manager, Penetaui Kleskovic says creating papakāinga housing for whānau is a goal of the rūnanga
11 months

Relocatable Rent to Own Solution to Housing Crisis

Tairāwhiti hapū have partnered with govt. to create affordable housing - relocatable rent to own homes. Peeni Henare shares more
11 months, 1 week

Muriwhenua to Meet With MP's

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi provides an update on iwi issues as well as a meeting with Ministers of Parliament this week
11 months, 2 weeks

Ngāpuhi Hui at Otiria Brings Iwi Together

Ngāpuhi kaumātua, Rihari Dargaville says the hui held at Otiria highlighted the need to focus on strengthening iwi connection
11 months, 2 weeks

Calls for Improved Māori Access to ACC

Navigating ACC and accessing help has proven to be difficult, especially for Māori. The Māori Council is calling for improvement
1 year

Govt. Response to SNA Protest 'Not Enough'

Submissions on the Far North SNAs plan have now closed. However, protest co-ordinator, Rueben Taipari says the fight isn't over
1 year

Tiriti Partnership Needed to Solve SNA Woes

Consultation isn't a tick box exercise especially regarding land. Former Green Party candidate Darleen Tana has more
1 year

Calls for Equity for Kōhanga Teachers

Te Waihoroi Shortland of the Kōhanga Reo Trust says the kōhanga reo qualification, Te Tohu Whakapakari deserves more recognition
1 year

Enhancing Rangatiratanga in Te Hiku

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi says rangatiratanga can't be driven by the Govt. or councils and must be led via iwi collaboration
1 year

13 Parties Appear in Court Over Whakaari Tragedy

The pre-trial hearing for 13 parties being prosecuted by WorkSafe NZ ended in more time needed. Next trial date is in September
1 year

No New Whānau Ora Money Stunts Māori Providers

Despite Whānau Ora receiving a boost in 2020, more funding was hoped for to deliver on the needs of whānau especially post-COVID
1 year, 1 month

Being a Kaumātua Māori in COVID Times

Ngāti Kura kaumātua, Nau Epiha compares COVID-19 to a kēhua or ghost. You don't know where it is or when it might show up
1 year, 1 month

More Kai Sovereignty Needed in Te Hiku

Food sovereignty is key to enable self-determined whānau well-being. Tohe Ashby says this issue needs more focus and investment
1 year, 1 month

8,300 Sign Petition to Save Little Penguins

Ngāti Pāoa are leading protest action at Pūtiki Bay in an effort to stop the development of a marina on native penguin habitat
1 year, 1 month

Alternative Options Sought to SNAs

Protecting native biodiversity is an important issue, however, Te Rarawa chair Haami Piripi says SNAs may not be the answer
1 year, 1 month

FNDC Urged to Exclude Māori Land in SNAs

Former Māori Council leader, Maanu Paul says FNDC has failed to preserve natural areas and Māori land shouldn't be under SNAs
1 year, 1 month

DHBs to Wind Down in a Year

Chief Advisor Tikanga, Auckland & Waitematā DHBs says the Māori health authority will be established in that time
1 year, 1 month

Calls to Reduce NZ Fishing Quotas

Kaumātua Rihahi Dargaville says he supports reducing the number of fish being caught commercially for fish stocks to replenish
1 year, 1 month

Protecting Native Biodiversity Intrinsically Māori

The proposed FNDC Significant Land Area plan is facing criticism and Tohe Ashby says native biodiversity should be Māori-led
1 year, 1 month

Poor Voter Turnout in Whangārei By-Election

Only 13% of Whangārei have voted so far. Candidate, Darlene Tana Hoff-Nielsen is urging people to vote before it closes tomorrow
1 year, 4 months

Taumata Not a Place for Political Campaign

Waitangi Trust chair, Pita Tipene says the reason Judith Collins wasn't invited to speak at Waitangi was because she's not PM
1 year, 4 months

Te Hōtaka o Pā Kelly

E hakapāhotia i ngā kōrero o ngā kaumātua me ngā kuia puta noa o te Taitokerau e hāngaitia ana ki ngā take e tāmia nei ki a tātou te iwi Māori. 7am - 9am ia rā o te wīki Mane ki te Paraire.

Māori Pension Age Should Reflect Life Expectancy

Former MP, Dover Samuels says pension age is a huge issue for Māori and must be reviewed by the Government
10 months, 3 weeks

Calls for Māori Electoral Option Review

Te Puna Ora o Mataatua has issued a call for allow Māori to change electorates at any time. Maanu Paul has more
10 months, 3 weeks

Te Hiku Iwi Meet With MP’s

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi says post-settlement, the iwi has an accord where government meets with them once a year
10 months, 3 weeks

Calls to Extend Kāinga Ora

Green Party member, Darlene Tana says affordable housing is getting further out of reach for whānau and needs more focus
11 months

Te Aupōuri Pushes Forward on Housing Aspirations

Te Aupōuri operations manager, Penetaui Kleskovic says creating papakāinga housing for whānau is a goal of the rūnanga
11 months

Relocatable Rent to Own Solution to Housing Crisis

Tairāwhiti hapū have partnered with govt. to create affordable housing - relocatable rent to own homes. Peeni Henare shares more
11 months, 1 week

Muriwhenua to Meet With MP's

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi provides an update on iwi issues as well as a meeting with Ministers of Parliament this week
11 months, 2 weeks

Ngāpuhi Hui at Otiria Brings Iwi Together

Ngāpuhi kaumātua, Rihari Dargaville says the hui held at Otiria highlighted the need to focus on strengthening iwi connection
11 months, 2 weeks

Calls for Improved Māori Access to ACC

Navigating ACC and accessing help has proven to be difficult, especially for Māori. The Māori Council is calling for improvement
1 year

Govt. Response to SNA Protest 'Not Enough'

Submissions on the Far North SNAs plan have now closed. However, protest co-ordinator, Rueben Taipari says the fight isn't over
1 year

Tiriti Partnership Needed to Solve SNA Woes

Consultation isn't a tick box exercise especially regarding land. Former Green Party candidate Darleen Tana has more
1 year

Calls for Equity for Kōhanga Teachers

Te Waihoroi Shortland of the Kōhanga Reo Trust says the kōhanga reo qualification, Te Tohu Whakapakari deserves more recognition
1 year

Enhancing Rangatiratanga in Te Hiku

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi says rangatiratanga can't be driven by the Govt. or councils and must be led via iwi collaboration
1 year

13 Parties Appear in Court Over Whakaari Tragedy

The pre-trial hearing for 13 parties being prosecuted by WorkSafe NZ ended in more time needed. Next trial date is in September
1 year

No New Whānau Ora Money Stunts Māori Providers

Despite Whānau Ora receiving a boost in 2020, more funding was hoped for to deliver on the needs of whānau especially post-COVID
1 year, 1 month

Being a Kaumātua Māori in COVID Times

Ngāti Kura kaumātua, Nau Epiha compares COVID-19 to a kēhua or ghost. You don't know where it is or when it might show up
1 year, 1 month

More Kai Sovereignty Needed in Te Hiku

Food sovereignty is key to enable self-determined whānau well-being. Tohe Ashby says this issue needs more focus and investment
1 year, 1 month

8,300 Sign Petition to Save Little Penguins

Ngāti Pāoa are leading protest action at Pūtiki Bay in an effort to stop the development of a marina on native penguin habitat
1 year, 1 month

Alternative Options Sought to SNAs

Protecting native biodiversity is an important issue, however, Te Rarawa chair Haami Piripi says SNAs may not be the answer
1 year, 1 month

FNDC Urged to Exclude Māori Land in SNAs

Former Māori Council leader, Maanu Paul says FNDC has failed to preserve natural areas and Māori land shouldn't be under SNAs
1 year, 1 month

DHBs to Wind Down in a Year

Chief Advisor Tikanga, Auckland & Waitematā DHBs says the Māori health authority will be established in that time
1 year, 1 month

Calls to Reduce NZ Fishing Quotas

Kaumātua Rihahi Dargaville says he supports reducing the number of fish being caught commercially for fish stocks to replenish
1 year, 1 month

Protecting Native Biodiversity Intrinsically Māori

The proposed FNDC Significant Land Area plan is facing criticism and Tohe Ashby says native biodiversity should be Māori-led
1 year, 1 month

Poor Voter Turnout in Whangārei By-Election

Only 13% of Whangārei have voted so far. Candidate, Darlene Tana Hoff-Nielsen is urging people to vote before it closes tomorrow
1 year, 4 months

Taumata Not a Place for Political Campaign

Waitangi Trust chair, Pita Tipene says the reason Judith Collins wasn't invited to speak at Waitangi was because she's not PM
1 year, 4 months