HE PITOPITO KŌRERO / THIS WEEK'S NEWS

Te Rūnanga-A-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Annual General Meeting

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Charitable Trust warmly welcomes you to our Annual General Meeting 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 about the vote of Trust Deed amendment resolution and the voting process is available here, including our 2018 Annual Report.   

A reminder that signed postal votes must be received by Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Charitable Trust, 16 Mangakahia Road, PO Box 263, Kaikohe 0440 before 5pm on Friday 16 November 2018.


New hope for Ngāpuhi settlement 

A Ngāpuhi kuia says it's important to get a settlement to the iwi's claims so hapū can give their people something to come home to. Nora Rameka from Bay of Islands-based Ngāti Rehia says she's voting in support of getting settlement talks restarted.


Te Rōpū Tūhono invite all members of Ngāpuhi to vote on the evolved mandate. ALL ENQUIRIES RELATING TO VOTING ON THE EVOLVED MANDATE SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO ELECTIONZ.COM If you are registered with Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi, you should receive a voting pack from Electionz.com. If you haven't received your pack or you need to update your contact and address details, contact Electionz.com directly. 

*Electionz helpline (NZ) 0800 666 044

*Electionz helpline (AUS) 1800 859 370

Office hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

If you are not registered with Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi, contact Electionz.com directly for a special voting form.


Te Rōpū Tūhono facebook page for Ngāpuhi hapū and whānau

Stay up-to-date, and receive information relating to voting on the evolved mandate for Treaty settlement negotiations. 

The Raranga Matahiko programme which was developed by Te Papa Museum's Tara Fagan is being run at the Waitangi, Auckland, Wellington and Hawkes Bay museums in a bid to get children ready for the Ministry of Educations new digital technologies curriculum in 2020.


Kōhanga reo perform at Te Mokotini

Six years ago the concept of Te Mokotini was birthed in Northland. "We heard the word Te Matatini in regards to our senior competitors, we thought lets change it to 'moko', the multitude of children we have among us," says Bina Hepi, co-ordinator for kōhanga reo from Northland to North Harbour.


Northland schools to compete at Te Taitokerau Primary Kapa Haka Regionals

Northland's future kapa haka superstars will take to the stage this weekend to battle for a place at a national competition.


Whangārei day centre for city's homeless ready to Open Arms

A Whangārei day centre is ready to open its doors to help not just those who don't have a home but anyone who might need it, after undergoing a significant makeover. 


Māori broadcasting pakarū after money drought

An independent Māori television producer says underfunding of Māori media has gone beyond critical, and the current ministerial review of the sector can't just be about shifting around existing resources.


A youth employment programme in Auckland which uses Māori and Pasifika values to build future leaders has produced its latest batch of graduates.


Whānau-focused: Kāinga Tuatahi Housing

Big angular roofs cloak 30 homes designed by Stevens Lawson Architects for a significant site owned by Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei, overlooking Auckland's Waitematā Harbour.

 

HE HUINGA / EVENTS

Omapere Taraire E and Rangihamama X3A Ahu Whenua Trust Annual AGM 

@Saturday, 15 December 2018, 8.30am Registrations & 9.30am AGM commences (Kohewhata Marae, Kaikohe). For further information please refer to the website here. 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 November.

 

HE PĀNUI

Apply now for your 2019 Ngāpuhi Education Scholarship

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi introduced and established the Ngāpuhi Education Scholarships in 2003. The overall aim of the Ngāpuhi Education Scholarships is to assist students registered on the Ngāpuhi Iwi Register to: Fulfil their potential for academic success; Encourage applicants to contribute their knowledge and skills towards the wellbeing and development of Ngāpuhi whānau, hapū and iwi.


Development Funding Opportunities

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi provide funding to assist and support Ngāpuhi marae and hapū communities achieve their development goals. The fund is delivered across three funding streams; the Hapū Development fund, Minor Capital Works fund and Major Marae Project Assistance fund. 


Foundation North: Northland Roadshow 20-21 November

Foundation North will be holding a series of information sharing and networking events designed to share their new strategy and information about how they fund. There will be opportunities to speak with Funding Advisors.


Update your registration details so we can keep you informed of important information and events

Contact us on 0800 NGAPUHI (0800 6427844) or email registrations@ngapuhi.org