Wednesday June 29, 2016   Last updated 02:54AM

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Right support needed for tough families
The chair of North Island Whanau Ora Commissioning Agency Te Pou Matakana says the sentencing of a Rotorua pair for the killing of a three-year-old left in their care shows the need for a shake up of service delivery agencies..Read more

Unity will sweeten trade prospects
Maori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell says there are great opportunities for Maori exporters in Asia, but they need to push harder..Read more

Tuna return plan for Tutira
Maungaharuru -Tangitu Trust expects a two year project to improve the mauri and water quality in Lake Tutira and surrounding streams is just a start..Read more

Manurewa Marae welcomes housing minister
Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett has visited Manurewa Marae to hear how it is gearing up to help the homeless..Read more

Maori scholars chart course for US
Lawyer Maia Wikaira and engineering lecturer Dr Kepa Morgan have won Nga Pae o Te Maramatanga Fulbright scholarships to study in the United States..Read more

Fault creates opportunity for iwi
Ngai Tahu Tourism has consilidated its key role in South Westland tourism by opening a major new visitor hub in Franz Josef..Read more

Wai bottom lines raise doubt on good faith
Maori researchers are up in arms over a push by government officials to establish negotiating positions denying Treaty of Waitangi rights in water..Read more

Trust tackles toxic Tutira
Trust tackles toxic Tutira.Read more

Brexit raises racism fears
A Maori business expert says Maori might be right to be nervous about Britain’s exit from the European Union..Read more

Moko killers get 17 years
The killers of 3-year-old Moko Rangitoheriri have been sentenced to 17 years' jail each..Read more

Howie Tamati seeking Maori Party candidacy
New Plymouth district councillor Howie Tamati wants to step up to national politics..Read more

Wiremu Kingi pa site in public hands
New Plymouth District Council has bought Te Kohia Pa, where the first shots were fired at in the First Taranaki War in 1860..Read more

Maori excellence celebrated in Matariki Awards
The Waatea and Te Karere newsreader and author of Maori Made Easy won Te Waiti Award for Te Reo & Tikanga at the first Matariki Awards..Read more

Officials seek landlocked land solution
Officials and landowners are looking for ways to open up landlocked Maori land for development..Read more

Fox calls out "doctor of death"
Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox has challenged a tobacco industry spokesperson to remove tobacco products from shops that sell cigarettes to children..Read more

Mental health breaks hikareti habit
The Wero stop smoking challenge is chalking up gains in one of the toughest sectors it has encountered so far..Read more

Ruby on reo for school coders
Code Club Aotearoa has teamed up with South Island iwi Ngai Tahu to help school children incorporate Maori language and ideas in their computer coding..Read more

Iwi work leads to TPK role
A lifetime working at for Maori development has prepared Whanganui’s Nancy Tuaine for her new role as advisor at Te Puni Kokiri..Read more

Te Papa readies for Kaumatua invasion
Te Papa Tongarewa is gearing up for an influx of 500 kuia and kaumatua this weekend..Read more

Pomare Day commemorations in Waitara
It’s a big weekend for Taranaki with the annual Pomare commemorations..Read more

Matariki music a marae celebration
The songs of the late Hirini Melbourne are providing inspiration for a younger generation of Maori musicians, who are sharing his music and their own waiata on Auckland marae over the next week..Read more

Fat Maui mickey mouse
If you thought Maui must have been a lean and wiry guy to achieve his feats, Disney will set you right..Read more

Water work a treaty breach
A warning from two Victoria University of Wellington academics that the government’s work programme for developing its fresh water allocation policy ignores recent Waitangi Tribunal and Supreme Court decisions on Maori rights to fresh water..Read more

MPs need to get on with mahi
Labour’s Tamaki Makaurau MP Peeni Henare is rejecting Hone Harawira’s assertion Maori MPs are unnoticeable and cow to their party line..Read more

Housing rules lack discretion
Maori Party MP Marama Fox is calling for more flexibility in the way state house rentals are allocated..Read more

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Dr Maria Bargh Snr Lecturer at Victoria University
A paper prepared for Cabinet proposing the introduction of a freshwater allocation work programme would breach the Treaty of Waitangi and ignores recent Waitangi Tribunal and Supreme Court decisions in relation to Maori rights to freshwater, say two academics from Victoria University of Wellington.
Ella Henry Senior Lecturer in Maori Studies and Sociology
We talk about Brexit with Ella and what Maori need to be aware of
Anahera Higgins Kaihautu Maori Auckland City Council
We get an update of Matariki events still to come in Auckland for the remainder of June and whats happening in July
Dr Chellie Spiller Senior Lecturer and Associate Dean at Auckland University
Brexit - We talk about the exit of Britain from European union and how this may effect Maori
Mere Boynton Matariki Organiser Wellington City Council
We catchup with Matariki organiser of the Kaumatua Kapahaka event that was held at Te Papa Tongarewa on Saturday
Shay Wright Co-founder for Te Whare Hukahuka
Te Whare Hukahuka to build next generation of Maori governance leaders
NPD Councillor Howie Tamati seeks Maori Party nomination
Howie Tamati is seeking nomination for next years general election as theTe Taihauauru candidate to represent the Maori Party
Kelvin Davis Labour MP
Our regular weekly catchup with Labour MP Kelvin Davis on current issues and matters pertaining to Maori
No amount of dollars will be able to fix what happened to Teina Pora
WILLIE JACKSON: Teina Pora has not been compensated appropriately, twenty one years in jail and $2.5million plus an apology just doesn’t seem to add up.
Pora case is a study in structural racism
MARTYN 'BOMBER' BRADBURY: I believe it is impossible to seriously critique the terrible miscarriage of justice against Teina Pora without revealing the naked structural racism still at the heart of our colonial justice system.
The legacy of punitive policies is homelessness.
CLAUDETTE HAUITI: Minister Bennett wouldn’t have visited with Te Puea kainga-kore whanau themselves, the media mob hovering around her meant privacy issues would’ve kicked in. But if she had, Minister Bennett would’ve come face to face with her punitive reforms.
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