Te Puni Kokiri

Language preference: Māori English

Language preference: Māori English

Haere mai,
Nau mai

He aha te mea nui o te ao? He tangata, he tangata, he tangata.

What is the greatest thing in the world? It is people, it is people, it is people.

Whānau enjoying the Moving the Māori Nation Day

Easing the pressure at Christmas

Having worked with Māori and Pacific communities in Christchurch for more than 21 years, He Waka Tapu knows that Christmas can be an extremely stressful time for whānau.

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A guide to papakāinga housing

This booklet is a guide to whānau papakāinga housing available to you, your whānau and community. It sets out the process for developing papakāinga housing in three stages with checklists, tips and advice to progress your papakāinga housing development.

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Whareponga papakāinga - The legacy of Materoa

It has been a long journey for Whareponga whānau but it is all worth it. A new papakāinga development is paving the way to bring life back to their homeland.

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Rachel Jones

Celebrating 25 years - Rachel Jones

She has worked to eight Ministers of Māori Affairs and Māori Development and four Te Puni Kōkiri Chief Executives and has had a career trajectory that’s taken her from regional office, to head office, to the Minister’s office and back again. In her own words, Rachel Jones has “been everywhere”. Hear from Rachel Jones as she shares memories from the past 25 years.

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Conservation Board Vacancies 2018

  • Date: 21 December 2017 to 02 February 2018

The Minister of Conservation is responsible for appointing members to Conservation Boards across Aotearoa New Zealand and is seeking nominations for membership.

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Seeking EOI for new Digital advisory group

  • Date: 05 January 2018 to 31 January 2018

The Minister for Broadcasting, Communications & Digital Media, Hon Clare Curran is seeking Expressions of Interest for a new Ministerial Advisory Group on the Digital Economy and Digital Inclusion.

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Try-Whanau Triathlon & Festival (Try-Whanau)

  • Date: 04 February 2018
  • Location: Bluff Oyster Festival Site, Cnr Lee St & Barrow Sts, BLUFF, BLUFF, Southland

Try-Whanau Triathlon & Festival is about whanau being active together regardless of age, ability or mobility; from pepi to kaumatua. Oranga wairua, oranga tinana, oranga whanau - Kotahitanga!

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Mō Te Puni Kōkiri

Who we are

Te Puni Kōkiri leads Māori Public Policy and advises on policy affecting Māori wellbeing.

We are the principal advisor on Government-Māori relationships. We monitor policy and legislation, and we provide government with high quality policy advice.

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