HE PITOPITO KŌRERO / THIS WEEK'S NEWS

Te Rūnanga-A-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Annual General Meeting

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Charitable Trust hereby gives notice that its Annual General Meeting is on Saturday 17 November 2018 at the Tikipunga Baptist Church, Corner of Kiripaka Road and Heretaunga Street, starting at 10am. 

Members are advised that the Trustees intend to amend the Trust Deed at the meeting, pursuant to Section 13.1 of the Trust Deed.

More information is available here, including our 2018 Annual Report.   


Hapū looking to fight plans to relocate central city marae

A Whangārei central city hapū are preparing to fight for their marae to remain on its current premises.


It took Northland principal John Paitai four years to find a head of mathematics.


Hilda Halkyard-Harawira: Young Marae on the Airwaves

Americans deliberate over fake and real news. In Aotearoa, Māori radio reports kaupapa news; unimportant to mainstream, but significant to us. 


Seeking soldiers photos from Whatuwhiwhi to Gallipoli

Hurae Hetaraka, 1st New Zealand Māori Contingent, who was barely out his teens whenhe enlisted to serve in World War 1, did not come home. His story is one of many that will be recounted in Kaye Dragicevich's history of the soldiers from Kaitaia and the Mangonui County who lost their lives in the Great War.


Delegates have headed home from last week's World Indigenous Conference fired up with new ideas, connections and potential partnerships.


TV host and all-round inspirational wahine, Kanoa Lloyd has taken to Instagram to share her experience with attending counselling for her mental wellbeing.


New company specialising in Māori products set sights on China

A new company aimed at getting Māori products to Chinese consumers is getting ready to kick off.


Māori media set for 'sector shift'

A policy initiative has been announced, titled "Māori Media Sector Shift", that will include Māori Television, the Māori radio network and Te Mangai Paho.


A tiny house erected on her parents rural property in Northland was meant to be the answer for many of Rachel Herbert's problems.


Air NZ partner with Ngāti Porou to boost the local Māori economy on the East Coast

The next time you fly Air New Zealand, there's a good chance you'll consume food produced by an iwi enterprise. Air New Zealand and Ngāti Porou have entered into a partnership which the iwi says will further economic and social growth on the East Coast.

 

HE HUINGA / EVENTS

He Pānui: Okuratope Pā

@Tuesday, 23 October 2018, 10am (Tauwhara Marae, Waimate North). Okuratope Historic Pā Reserve: Department of Conservation and whānau whānui are invited to discuss what they want to see moving forward into the future for the pā site Okuratope. Nau mai, Piki mai, Haere Mai.


Tax Working Group Hui

@Tuesday, 23 October 2018, 1-4pm (Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Conference Room, Kaikohe). The Tax Working Group is seeking public feedback on the Future of Tax Interim Report. For further information contact Hinerangi Raumati or the Tax Working Party Secretariat, secretariat@taxworkinggroup.govt.nz or phone Emily O'Connell on 021 195 5230.


Omapere Taraire E and Rangihamama X3A Ahu Whenua Trust AGM & Trustee Elections

@Saturday, 15 December 2018, 8.30am Registrations (Kohewhata Marae, Kaikohe). There are two Trustees up for election rotation this year. They are Colleen Bermingham-Brown and Dr Te Tuhi Robust. Retiring Trustees may stand for re-election if they so choose. Nominations for these Trustee positions will open on 19 October and close on 2 November 2018, at 5pm. Nominations must be made on the official ORT Trustee Nomination form, which can be downloaded from the ORT website and is also available from the ORT office, 12 Mangakahia Road, Kaikohe. Alternatively, copies can be emailed or posted upon request. Office hours are Mon, Tues & Fri, 8.30am-5pm. Phone 09 405 3551 or email to o.rtustees@xtra.co.nz

 

TAKIWĀ

Takiwā Elections

The 2018 elections for Taiāmai ki te Marangai, Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki te Tonga o Tāmaki Makaurau and Ngāpuhi ki Waitematā have closed. The election results will be announced at the Rūnanga AGM


Board and Takiwā Meetings

Dates, venues and time details for October.

 

HE PĀNUI

The Ngāpuhi Evolved Mandate Model, 25 September 2018

A submission by Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi to Hon Andrew Little, Minister of Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations.


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