Ā mātou kaupapa

Our work and priorities for Māori

The work of Te Puni Kōkiri is underpinned by four outcome areas which support our vision of iwi, hapū, and whānau Māori succeeding as Māori.

He matua pou whare e rokohia ana, he matua tangata ekore e rokohia

The main (parent) pole in a house can always be found, but a human parent cannot always be found

Whakapapa (Identity)

Māori language, culture and values holding a place at the centre of Māori and Aotearoa New Zealand identity.

Oranga (Wellbeing)

Māori New Zealanders being confident of enjoying both opportunities and outcomes that are equal to those of all New Zealanders.

Whairawa (Prosperity)

High performing people, assets and enterprises creating a thriving Māori economy.

Whanaungatanga (Relationships)

The Crown and iwi Māori experiencing genuine engagement and productive, enduring relationships.

 

Ngā hononga o te Karauna – Māori, ā-iwi, ā-hapū, ā-whānau

For the Crown to have genuine engagement and productive relationships with Māori. Includes current consultations.

Read more

Te whai hua o Te Rāngai Kāwanatanga

An effective State Sector to support Māori aspirations.

Read more

Whairawa ahurea

For Māori to be secure, confident and expert in their own language and culture.

Read more

Back to top

Pūkenga, ako, mātauranga hoki

For Māori to be skilled, learned and innovative.

Read more

Whairawa ōhanga

For Māori economic wealth to thrive through high performing people, assets and enterprises

Read more

Back to top