HE PITOPITO KŌRERO / THIS WEEK'S NEWS

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi Survey 2019

The Rūnanga is embarking on an exciting journey to implement the 'NEXT FIVE YEAR' Strategy (2019-2023). We invite you to share your thoughts and aspirations heading towards 2023 by completing our 2019 survey. Here is the link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SVV6JVV


From Kaikohe to China

Kohi Woodman has been selected to go to China with one of NZ's top designers and this Kaikohe girl couldn't be more chuffed.


North secondary schools perform at kapa haka contest

Students from three Northland schools will represent the region in next year's National Secondary Schools Kapa Haka Competition.


A rāhui will be put in place over Northland's popular Mermaid Pools in Matapouri from tomorrow morning.


Two-fifths of pre-schooler in Northland and Auckland have dental cavities a new study has found.


Waitangi bridge closed for repairs 29 April to 3 May

Work to replace wooden decking on Waitangi's iconic, one-lane bridge will begin on 29 April and continue around the clock unti 3 May.

 

HE PĀNUI / EVENTS

Inland Revenue engagement hui

@Tuesday 30 April 2019, 9am-1pm (16 Mangakahia Road, Kaikohe). Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi invite you to a hui with Inland Revenue, who are wanting to capture ideas and opportunities that will provide better outcomes for Māori customers. RSVP by 24 April for catering purposes, shirleyanne.brown@ngapuhi.org


Mana Akiaki ki Waitematā

@Tuesday 30 April 2019, 9am-5pm (Waitematā). Free Suicide Prevention Training. Mana Akiaki - LifeKeepers for Māori aims to equip communities and whānau with the knowledge and skills needed to help prevent suicide. The wānanga is delivered through a Māori lens, weaving Te Reo me ōna Tikanga, ngā whakataukī, and mātauranga Māori throughout.

 

TAKIWĀ

About Takiwā

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi is governed by a board of 9 trustees, elected triennially from nine Takiwā.

As outlined in the Rūnanga's Trust Deed, Takiwā means a representative group of Marae/Hapū and can also include individuals acting through their duly appointed Trustee.

Each Takiwā is governed by an executive committee, including but not limited to a chairperson, secretary and treasurer.  Takiwā also meet regularly. A list of current takiwā executive representatives are available here.

Takiwā Facebook pages

Ngā Ngaru o Hokianga 

Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki Waitematā 

 

HE PĀNUI

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. 


Governance and Operations Report to Takiwā: April 2019

The Rūnanga Chair and CEO are pleased to provide Ngāpuhi with a summary report of the progress and performance for the Rūnanga.


Marae Digital Connectivity

Marae Digital Connectivity is a multi-agency initiative to help more Marae connect to the internet. This opportunity is available for rural Marae in four regions, including Taitokerau. For more information visit the Te Puni Kōkiri website, email maraeconnectivity@mbie.govt.nz or call Jo Taite, Regional Partnerships, Te Puni Kōkiri 027 229 9431. 


Launch of the new Tiaki Wai Fund

Te Wai Māori Trust has launched the new Tiaki Wai Fund for 2019. This fund is targeted towards small-scale freshwater fisheries and freshwater fisheries habitat projects led by iwi and hapū. For more information please refer to their website.


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