Iwi leaders consider importance of Whānau Ora

Iwi leaders consider importance of Whānau Ora

(Waatea News) Fisheries, water and whānau ora were high on the agenda of this week’s Iwi Chairs Forum, which was hosted by Ngāti Rangi at Maungarongo Marae in Ohakune. The forum doesn’t make decisions, but it provides a place to share information...
FREE Quality NZQA Hauora Training

FREE Quality NZQA Hauora Training

Tipu Ora is offering FREE NZQA Hauora training. No prerequisites are required for the National Certificate course (level 4). It is free and open to all NZ Citizens aged 18 years and over. (National Diploma entry restricted to graduates of the National...
Kai @ the Right Price comes to Opotiki

Kai @ the Right Price comes to Opotiki

People can now access affordable, quality fruit and vegetable packs from Garden Fresh, Opotiki. Starting from Monday, May 6th, Garden Fresh will take Kai @ the Right Price orders from customers throughout the week for pick up on Thursdays.30 April 2013...
Fabulous Whanau Ora Day in Auckland

Fabulous Whanau Ora Day in Auckland

(Willy Jackson) It’s not often we are able to activate our Maori community but last Saturday proved to be an exception, a crowd of 4000-plus attended the National Urban Maori Authorities – NUMA’s first Whanau Ora celebration day at Nga...
Maori life expectancy improves

Maori life expectancy improves

(Elton Smallman, Waikato Times) Maori are living longer and the gap between the rest of the population is closing. Figures released by Statistics New Zealand show the gap between Maori and non-Maori life expectancy has narrowed to 7.3 years based on death...
Stop smoking competition shows results

Stop smoking competition shows results

A researcher says a competition could help large numbers of Maori quit smoking. The University of Auckland’s Centre for Tobacco Control Research has launched its Wero contest, or Whanau End Smoking Regional Whanau Ora Challenge. Click here to visit...
New research examines the significance of Whānau Ora policy

New research examines the significance of Whānau Ora policy

In new research published this week, the significance of New Zealand’s Whānau Ora policy is examined. The analysis appears in the latest issue of MAI Journal: A New Zealand Journal of Indigenous Scholarship, published by Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga....
Creating Positive Change from Within

Creating Positive Change from Within

For the Rodgers whānau, dealing with the past was one of the most important steps their whānau had to take to help build towards a positive future. But it wasn’t easy. While the whānau knew they wanted to create positive change working out how...
Te Arawa Whānau Ora welcomes Whānau Ora “champion” Brendon Pongia

Te Arawa Whānau Ora welcomes Whānau Ora “champion” Brendon Pongia

Te Arawa Whānau Ora Collective welcomed TV celebrity host and now Whānau Champion, Brendon Pongia to Rotorua yesterday. Mr. Pongia is one of four people appointed as a national “Whānau Champion” a network of people who advocate and...
2014 ANZ Graduate Program – now open | Māori Graduates Wanted

2014 ANZ Graduate Program – now open | Māori Graduates Wanted

To support ANZ’s vision of a successful Aotearoa we want more Māori working with us. ANZ believes this will help develop the next generation of Māori business leaders and support vital sectors such as Agriculture, Fisheries, Tourism, Health and...