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Tūwharetoa marae join Zero Waste initiative

Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 11:35 am | Marae Para Kore

A kaupapa Māori Zero Waste initiative seeks to eliminate rubbish on marae, in kura and kōhanga reo in the Tūwharetoa rohe with the appointment of Raewyn Rāmeka and tauria (students) at Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Whakarewa i te reo ki Tūwharetoa as ... More >>

Jared Hiakita recognised as a global “30 under 30”

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 2:36 pm | Marae Para Kore

Thirty young leaders from around the world are being recognised by the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) as the top young change-makers in environmental education for 2018. Each year, the Environmental Education (EE) 30 ... More >>

Māori Zero Waste Gathering in Kawhia

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 12:10 pm | Marae Para Kore

“We are excited to bring Para Kore’s Hui ā-Tau to Kawhia this month. The hui brings together people from across Aotearoa working towards Zero Waste on marae and in the community” says Jacqui Forbes, kaihautū matua for Para Kore. More >>

Te Arawa Marae Going Zero Waste

Monday, 14 August 2017, 12:25 pm | Marae Para Kore

14th Augstu 2017 - “I’m very excited to support the Te Arawa Māori community to tackle waste with the Para Kore programme” says newly appointed waste advisor Davina Thompson. More >>

Join the Aotearoa Beach Blitz this Saturday

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 8:52 am | Marae Para Kore

From our streets to the beaches, our seas are filling up with plastic rubbish and other junk that is totally avoidable. This Saturday July 29th, Para Kore Marae Incorporated, the Māori zero waste organisation, is running a 10 minute blitz to remove rubbish ... More >>

Hawkes Bay Para Kore Marae Aims for Zero Waste

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 8:53 am | Marae Para Kore

“I have only been in the role as Para Kore kaiārahi for a couple of months, however Kohupatiki Marae, Te Aka Charitable Trust and Nourished for Nil have already committed to working towards Zero Waste with us and there is a lot of interest in the kaupapa” ... More >>

isborne and East Coast marae aim for Para Kore Zero Waste

Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 3:08 pm | Marae Para Kore

“It’s exciting to bring the Para Kore kaupapa of Zero Waste to marae, kohanga reo, kura and community groups in Gisborne and on the East Coast” says newly appointed kaiārahi (waste advisor) Pania Ruakere. More >>

Para Kore programme aims for Zero Waste on Wellington marae

Friday, 19 May 2017, 1:40 pm | Marae Para Kore

“I’m very excited to support marae in the Wellington region to tackle waste with the Para Kore programme” says newly appointed waste advisor Te Kawa Robb. More >>

Plastic Free Tuesday coming to Aotearoa

Friday, 5 May 2017, 11:46 am | Marae Para Kore

“Kirihou kore! Kia kotahi te rangi i ia wiki. Kawea ake! Plastic Free Tuesday is coming to Aotearoa. This is a growing global movement. Over 300 whānau from across Aotearoa have indicated an interest in giving it a go on Tuesday, 16th May” says ... More >>

Zero Waste hui to take place in Parihaka (Taranaki)

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 3:01 pm | Marae Para Kore

"We are excited to bring Para Kore’s Hui ā-Tau to Parihaka in Taranaki this month for the first time. The hui brings together people from across Aotearoa working towards Zero Waste on marae and in the community." says Jacqui Forbes, General ... More >>

Para Kore wins Energy Globe Award

Wednesday, 3 August 2016, 10:40 am | Marae Para Kore

"We are very proud to be the recipient of this year's Energy Globe Award" says Para Kore General Manager Jacqui Forbes. More >>

Para Kore Programme to tackle marae waste in Ruapehu

Friday, 10 June 2016, 8:55 am | Marae Para Kore

“I’m very excited to have started this new journey to tackle waste with the Para Kore programme in the Ruapehu rohe” says newly appointed waste advisor Amoa Crossan. More >>

Mammoth Marae waste minimisation for Waitangi Day

Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 1:12 pm | Marae Para Kore

This year's Waitangi Day celebrations at Te Tii Marae in Waitangi, attended by thousands of people, will involve a mammoth recycling and waste minimisation effort. More >>

Marae Recycling becoming the norm in Tauranga Moana

Thursday, 10 December 2015, 10:26 am | Marae Para Kore

“Marae recycling is becoming the norm in Tauranga Moana with the Para Kore (Zero Waste) programme” says Para Kore waste advisor Kylie Willison. More >>

Marae divert over 60 tonnes of waste through recycling

Monday, 12 October 2015, 12:23 pm | Marae Para Kore

“35 marae from Pukekohe to Piopio are participating in the Para Kore programme in an effort to reduce waste, recycle and compost to do our bit for the environment. Over 60 tonnes has been diverted from landfills through recycling and composting” ... More >>

Marae recycling in full swing in Far North

Thursday, 20 August 2015, 12:09 pm | Marae Para Kore

"Recycling on marae in the Far North is in full swing with the implementation of the Para Kore program" says waste advisor Jaroz Popata. More >>

Campaign to make plastic extinct

Tuesday, 30 June 2015, 1:27 pm | Marae Para Kore

An international 'Plastic-free July' campaign starts this month that aims to raise awareness about the destructiveness of plastics and send plastics into extinction. The Marae Para Kore (zero waste) network has launched a competition with a $350 prize ... More >>


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