The Commemorating Waitangi Day Fund 2015 is now open


Administered by Manatū Taonga – the Ministry for Culture & Heritage, the Commemorating Waitangi Day Fund (the Fund) is available to support events organised by local government and/or communities in partnership with tangata whenua that invite wide community participation to commemorate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. Read more »

Notification of Deed of Mandate for Treaty Settlement Negotiations


Te Puni Kōkiri invites submissions, views or inquiries about the Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust’s (Iwi Trust) Deed of Mandate. Submissions must reach Te Puni Kōkiri no later than Monday, 25 August 2014 Read more »

Trevor Moeke, Deputy Chief Executive speaking points for the launch of Te Puni Kōkiri Framework and Case Study for measuring effectiveness for Māori


Nau mai haere mai. Tēnā koutou tēnā koutou katoa. I am Trevor Moeke, Te Puni Kōkiri, Deputy Chief Executive of Strategy and Organisational Performance. Welcome to the launch of our Effectiveness for Māori Measurement and Reporting Framework and Case Study. Read more »

Ngātiwai Deed of Mandate


The Office of Treaty Settlements invites submissions, views or inquiries about Ngātiwai Trust Board (Ngātiwai) Deed of Mandate. The mandate document and addendum is available to view below, as well as on Ngātiwai Trust Board website. Read more »

Free information seminars about the 2013 Census and Te Kupenga


Following the release of Te Kupenga survey findings last week, Statistics New Zealand is holding free information seminars about the 2013 Census and Te Kupenga. Read more »

Government Announces North Island Whānau Ora Commissioning Agency


Te Pou Matakana - a new organisation born from the National Urban Māori Authority (NUMA) has been selected to establish the Whānau Ora Commissioning Agency for Te Ika a Māui (North Island) announced Minister for Whānau Ora, Tariana Turia today. Read more »

South Island Whanau Ora Commissioning Agency Announced


Minister for Whanau Ora Tariana Turia announced today that the organisation Te Putahitanga o Te Waipounamu will be the Whanau Ora Commissioning Agency for the South Island. Read more »

Government selects prominent Pasifika Health NGO for Whānau Ora Commissioning Agency


Media release from: Hon Tariana Turia, Minister for Whānau Ora and Hon Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga, Minister of Pacific Island Affairs.

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Launch of BOP Māori economic strategy first of its kind


New Zealand’s first regionally coordinated Māori Economic Development Strategy was officially launched in the Bay of Plenty today after two years of development and the input of more than 200 iwi and Māori business representatives. Read more »

2014 Ahuwhenua Finalists Uphold 80-Year Legacy


Te Puni Kōkiri Chief Executive Michelle Hippolite has congratulated the three finalists in this year’s Ahuwhenua Trophy Dairy Awards describing them as exemplars of the dedication and innovation crucial to the Māori economy.  Read more »