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

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Building lives through Māori cadetships

Jarrod Tua didn’t waste time when his building business had to down tools during COVID-19. He swapped his hammer for a computer and successfully applied for Te Puni Kōkiri funding to support four new cadets.

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Wellbeing Budget 2020 - Rebuilding together

Rebuilding was at the heart of the 2020 Wellbeing Budget announcements. "It is about working with our people and our many providers to restart and repair our communities," says Minister of Māori Development Nanaia Mahuta.

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Budding entrepreneurs get ‘world class’ training

One Māori business is being mentored by two global investors and another is developing a prototype to patent after a successful Ngāti Toa entrepreneurs wānanga.

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Economic report – planning for a post-COVID reality

The third of three reports Te Puni Kōkiri has commissioned into the economic and business impacts of COVID-19 is now available. Please also join a free webinar for Māori land owners and entities about the reports and responding to COVID-19.

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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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