Haere mai,
Nau mai

E kore ahau e ngaro, he kākano i ruia mai i Rangiatea

I will never be lost, the seed broadcast from Rangiatea (the sacred place in Hawaiki) - Manawatu pepeha

Making housing dreams a reality

The Waikai whānau are one of many inspirational stories that were shared at the National Māori Housing Conference 2018 held in Hamilton. Theirs is a story of perseverence and sacrifice. The young couple built their first home on their papakāinga on their whānau block near maunga Taupiri.

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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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