Haere mai,
Nau mai

E kore e hekeheke he kākano rangatira

I will never be lost for I am of the seed of chiefs.

A new hope for the history of Aotearoa

It started with the unveiling of a plaque in Parliament to commemorate the New Zealand Wars. But in front of a crowd of figureheads from iwi across the motu, the Prime Minister announced that New Zealand history will be taught in all schools and kura by 2022.

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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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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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