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New theme for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori

Monday, 16 September 2013, 11:07 am | Maori Language Commission

To mark Māori Language Day 2013, Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori announces the theme for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2014: ‘Te Kupu o te Wiki’, which translates as The Word of the Week.” More >>

Funding boost great news for te reo Māori

Thursday, 16 May 2013, 5:18 pm | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (TTWh) has welcomed the increased investment in Māori Language revitilisation announced today by Māori Affairs Minister Dr Pita Sharples. More >>

Funding Boost Great News For Te Reo Māori

Thursday, 16 May 2013, 5:16 pm | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (TTWh) has welcomed the increased investment in Māori Language revitilisation announced today by Māori Affairs Minister Dr Pita Sharples. More >>

MTR Grants Announced 2012

Wednesday, 14 November 2012, 11:35 am | Maori Language Commission

Neke atu i te kotahi miriona tāra te katoa o ngā Pūtea Reo Māori Āwhina Hapori kua whakapuakina More >>

Finalists for Māori Language Awards Announced

Monday, 24 September 2012, 3:10 pm | Maori Language Commission

Ka pānuitia e Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori ngā whiriwhiri whakamutunga mō ngā Tohu Reo Māori 2012 i runga o Marae Investigates ā te Rātapu nei. E 30 tēnei hunga, i ngā kōwae 15. More >>

E Hika Vodafone!

Thursday, 26 July 2012, 12:20 pm | Maori Language Commission

Vodafone in partnership with Hika Group Limited are supporting Māori Language Week. Together they have launched a Māori language Smartphone application. The application offers the translation of more than 600 words and thousands of phrases at the touch ... More >>

Mā Te Reo 2012 Funding Round opens

Monday, 23 July 2012, 12:48 pm | Maori Language Commission

For more than 10 years Mā te Reo has supported community projects to further increase Māori language use, proficiency and strengthen the ability of communities’ to lead their own Māori language regeneration. During that time Mā te Reo has funded ... More >>

Māori Language Week Launch with original Minister and Chair

Monday, 23 July 2012, 12:46 pm | Maori Language Commission

Hon Koro Wetere, the former Minister of Māori Affairs, and Professor Tīmoti Kāretu, the first Commissioner are participating in this year’s launch of Māori Language Week at Te Awa, The Base, Hamilton at 8.30am, Monday, 23 July. More >>

Huirangi Waikerepuru Top of Māori Language Awards 2011

Monday, 21 November 2011, 10:18 am | Maori Language Commission

A veteran language advocate – Huirangi Waikerepuru; a small, low decile school in Gisborne – Kaiti School; a long standing national total immersion language course – Kura Reo; and an iwi, Te Reo o Taranaki, all took out the top awards at the Māori ... More >>

“Manaakitanga” theme for Māori Language Week 2011

Wednesday, 26 January 2011, 11:22 am | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission) have chosen “Manaakitanga” as the theme for Māori Language Week 2011. ““Manaakitanga” is a very important tenet of Māori custom and identity, that has, I believe, positively influenced notions ... More >>

2010 Māori Language Awards Finalists

Thursday, 16 September 2010, 1:26 pm | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission) announces finalists for the 2010 Māori Language Awards today. 26 finalists across 13 categories have been identified. More >>

Huia Te Reo annual Māori language conference

Friday, 6 August 2010, 11:01 am | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission) will host Huia Te Reo , the organisations annual language conference at the Rotorua Energy Events Centre from 8-9 October 2010. More >>

Review of the Māori Language Strategy and Sector

Friday, 30 July 2010, 10:32 am | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission) supports and expects to fully participate in the Review of the Māori Language Strategy and Sector announced by the Minister of Māori Affairs last night. More >>

Online story competition

Tuesday, 27 July 2010, 6:28 pm | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission) encourages up and coming Māori language writers aged between 8-13 to participate in the Library Information Association of New Zealand and Aotearoa (LIANZA) te reo online interactive story ... More >>

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori applauds decision

Friday, 18 September 2009, 9:19 am | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission) applauds the decision of the NZ Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa to correct the spelling of Whanganui.  More >>

He Huia Kaimanawa - Māori Language Expo 2009

Wednesday, 5 August 2009, 10:19 am | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission) announces a new two day event called He Huia Kaimanawa, a Māori Language Expo, which will take place at Te Rauparaha Arena and Event Centre in Porirua, 15-16 October 2009. More >>

State of Māori language still perilous

Thursday, 23 July 2009, 11:25 am | Maori Language Commission

In the lead up to Māori Language Week, beginning next week, the Māori Language Commissioner Erima Henare states categorically that the language is still in a perilous state.  More >>

Stats gloomy for Māori language regeneration

Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 2:32 pm | Maori Language Commission

“The recent release of 2007/08 Ngā Haeata Mātauranga/Annual Report on Māori Education highlights complacency with te reo Māori” says Chief Executive of Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (The Māori Language Commission), Huhana Rokx. More >>

Tautoko ai a Mä Te Reo ngä mahi rangahau pukapuka

Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 10:04 am | Maori Language Commission

Nō nā tata nei i puta ai te pukapuka hou a Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal - Te Ngākau: He Wānanga i te mātauranga, kei roto katoa i te reo Māori. E tirotiro ana te pukapuka nei ki ngā ariā o te tokotoru nei, a Hirini Moko Mead, a Whatarangi Winiata rātou ... More >>

Mā Te Reo supports book research

Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 10:03 am | Maori Language Commission

Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal has recently published a new book - Te Ngākau: He Wānanga i te mātauranga, entirely in Māori. The book explores the ideas of three key thinkers - Hirini Moko Mead, Whatarangi Winiata and Te Maire Tau. More >>

   

 

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