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.   


Ngāpuhi's Rakai Kirkwood competes at Youth Commonwealth Games

"Thanks to your sponsorship I had the honour and privilege to represent our country in the sport of boxing at the 2017 Youth Commonwealth Games."


After the huge success of the InnoNative market last year, an even bigger event has been planned with over 90 stalls, interactive activities and a fashion show and art installation in what is set to be a week showcasing the best of local indigenous talents.

Māori cooking methods and ingredients are top of the menu at an annual Auckland exhibition.


Tūhono call for Ngāti Manu

"We'll see whether we can align with what we've proposed and what they have advocated because a lot of the time we talk past each other and it's when you sit down and have a kōrero face to face that you can actually clarify situations so it is never over until it is over and I am ever the optimist," Mr Te Aho says.


Change could be on the cards for Whānau Ora

Whānau Ora Minister Peeni Henare says a review on Whānau Ora has unlocked the potential for change.


He Whakaputanga: Partnership and power sharing

Sunday, October 28, is Independence Day, the 183th anniversary of the signing of He Whakaputanga o te Rangatiratanga o Nu Tireni, the Declaration of Independence of the United Tribes of New Zealand, when 34 northern tribes affirmed and proclaimed their rangatiratanga and kīngitanga over New Zealand.


Humble kūmara used to connect locals to the land

All things possess a mauri and it is the mauri of the humble kūmara being called upon to connect local whānau to Papatūānuku.


Auckland Action Against Poverty is warning a bill to raise the residency requirements for New Zealand Superannuation will hit many Māori and Pasifika whānau hard.


The Dead Lands starts filming in West Auckland after challenge around series' te reo content

Filming has begun in West Auckland for the multi-million dollar TV series of the movie The Dead Lands


Where's Your Wai app to help improve Northland water quality

The public is being urged to use an online tool to enable the Northland Regional Council to know how they can work out the best ways to look after our wai.


A new report on the ageing Māori population says whānau need to plan for their kaumātua and kuia.


Auckland firm The Straker Group moves staff to Gisborne - their $300,000 homes and beach lifestyle

"It used to be that people needed to live in the major cities to accelerate their technology careers, but that's changing quickly."

 

HE HUINGA / EVENTS

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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