Haere mai,
Nau mai

He hono tangata e kore e motu, ka pā he taura waka e motu

A human bond cannot be severed, but a rope may snap

New kaumātua housing provides fresh start for Waitara community

In the midst of a housing shortage for kaumātua in the Taranaki region, Te Puni Kōkiri has worked alongside Te Atiawa Kaumātua Housing Trust to ensure elders in the region have access to warm, safe and affordable whare. Five kaumatua moved into their brand new whare this month. 

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Legacy Clarke (Ngāti Tūwharetoa) and Kortez Gomez (Waikato) at their Pae Aronui graduation at the Pārāwera Marae.

Life-saving skills learned through Pae Aronui

Two Waikato-based rangatahi share their story about how they learned life-saving skills that helped them keep their nana alive as part of a programme they recently graduated from.

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$56 million invested into the development of whenua Māori

The Government has announced an investment of $56.1 million over the next four years into the development of whenua, Māori freehold landowners and their whānau. 

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Rangatahi champion Te Reo Māori in Hamilton

Rangatahi reflect on their hard work over the past four months to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the different communities of Hamilton as they came together to celebrate the first ever Te Reo Māori parade in Waikato.

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Call for contributions - PARITY Housing Magazine

  • Date: 21 October 2019 to 15 November 2019

Submissions are being called for the December 2019 joint edition of Parity and HousingWorks will be devoted to an examination and discussion of the future of Aboriginal and Māori Housing.

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Land Trustees hui

  • Date: 25 October 2019 to 28 October 2019

Whānau Trust update for the Hamahona Whānau Pamapuria Kaitāia

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Te Pūtake o te Riri - Rā Maumahara

  • Date: 28 October 2019 to 30 October 2019
  • Location: Ōwae Marae, North St,, Waitara 4320

Te Pūtake o te Riri Rā Maumahara is being being held in Taranaki this year with a series of events taking place from 28 - 30 October 2019.

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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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