Te Puni Kokiri

Language preference: Māori English

Language preference: Māori English

Haere mai,
Nau mai

Haere mai Nau mai

Te Puni Kōkiri means a group moving forward together. As the name implies, we seek to harness the collective talents of Māori to produce a stronger New Zealand.

Te Ture mō te reo Māori

The Māori Language Act 2016 has been passed by Parliament. This historic Act is in te reo Māori and English with the Māori language text prevailing.

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Te Ture Whenua Māori Bill progresses to Parliament

The Bill has been introduced to Parliament. The overall reforms are about protecting the status of whenua Māori as a taonga tuku iho with special significance to Māori, and also promotes the retention of land.

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Whenua Māori Fund Open

The Whenua Māori Fund is now open for applications for Māori land projects.

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Support for Māori housing initiatives

The Māori Housing Network has been set up to provide information, advice and practical support for whānau, hapū and iwi initiatives, to improve and develop whānau housing. 

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Pā ora, Pā Wānanga at Omaka Marae

The whānau at Omaka Marae have an innovative strategic vision for their marae 'Pā Ora, Pā Wānanga', which focuses on Whānau Ora by developing their marae into a kaupapa Māori learning village. 

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Understanding Whānau Ora

Whānau Ora is an approach to achieving better outcomes for whānau and families in need by empowering whānau as a whole rather than focusing separately on individuals and their problems.

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Rauika

Key events

Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Trust Mandate Hui

  • Date: 06 May 2016
  • Location: Terere Marae, Ōpōtiki, Ōpōtiki

The Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Claims Trust, will seek a mandate from Whakatōhea iwi members to represent them in Treaty settlement negotiations with the Crown.

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Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Trust Mandate Hui

  • Date: 07 May 2016
  • Location: University of Waikato, A Block, Gate 8 Hillcrest Road, Hamilton

The Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Claims Trust, will seek a mandate from Whakatōhea iwi members to represent them in Treaty settlement negotiations with the Crown.

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Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Trust Mandate Hui

  • Date: 07 May 2016
  • Location: Whatua Kaimarie Marae (Auckland DHB), 11 Sutherland Rd , Pt Chevalier, Auckland

The Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Claims Trust, will seek a mandate from Whakatōhea iwi members to represent them in Treaty settlement negotiations with the Crown.

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Ahakoa iti te pipi o tōku kāinga, he waiū tangata tonu

The shellfish of my home may be small but they nourish the people