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Three Māori Authors Sponsored to World Acclaimed TIBE 15

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 10:56 am | Te Puni Kokiri

Te Puni Kōkiri and the Council of Indigenous Peoples are sponsoring three Māori writers to the Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE 2015) which last year attracted over half a million visitors and and 648 publisher exhibitors from around the world. More >>

Te Puni Kōkiri Hails Growing Success Of Māori Agribusiness

Sunday, 28 September 2014, 11:08 am | Te Puni Kokiri

Speaking at the official launch of the 2015 BNZ Māori in Farming Award – Sheep & Beef (Ahuwhenua Trophy) at the FoMA Conference in Whanganui this evening, Te Puni Kōkiri chief executive Michelle Hippolite said: “The Ahuwhenua Trophy Competition ... More >>

2014 Ahuwhenua Finalists Uphold 80-Year Legacy

Thursday, 20 February 2014, 4:14 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Te Puni Kōkiri Chief Executive Michelle Hippolite has congratulated the three finalists in this year’s Ahuwhenua Trophy Dairy Awards describing them as exemplars of the dedication and innovation crucial to the Māori economy. More >>

Te Puni Kōkiri mourns the passing of Parekura Horomia

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 12:07 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Chief Executive Michelle Hippolite added the voice of Te Puni Kōkiri to the many tributes to Hon Parekura Horomia today. ”We are gathering to remember the former Minister of Māori of Affairs, rangatira, friend and whanaunga.” More >>

Incredible Bird Embodies Ancient Bonds

Friday, 26 April 2013, 3:44 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Kuaka/ Ban-Wei Cheng Yu ()/Godwit: Incredible Bird Embodies Ancient Bonds A tiny, unassuming bird that flies non-stop from New Zealand to northern China is one of many ancient bonds to be celebrated at this year’s inaugural Taniwha ... More >>

Iconic Māori Artist Tribute from Te Puni Kōkiri

Monday, 25 February 2013, 4:20 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Michelle Hippolite, Chief Executive of Te Puni Kōkiri, pays tribute to Ralph Hotere ONZ - one of this country’s most revered artists. A Ralph Hotere and Mary McFarlane sculpture – Rūaumoko – stands outside Te Puni Kōkiri on the corner of Lambton ... More >>

Michelle Hippolite welcomed to Te Puni Kōkiri

Monday, 10 December 2012, 1:55 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Te Puni Kōkiri staff welcomed incoming chief executive Michelle Hippolite to the ministry’s Wellington head office on Friday 30, November 2012. Of Waikato, Rongowhaakata and Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki whakapapa, she comes to Te Puni Kōkiri, the Ministry of ... More >>

College Students Win Big In Business Awards

Wednesday, 5 December 2012, 11:40 am | Te Puni Kokiri

Te Puni Kōkiri Chief Executive Michelle Hippolite today congratulated the outstanding young entrepreneurs who won the Te Puni Kōkiri Award for Excellence in Māori Business as well as the Supreme Award at the Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme’s national ... More >>

Community Research Launches Whānau Ora Research Website

Wednesday, 14 November 2012, 4:09 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Media Statement Wednesday 14 November 2012 Community Research Launches Whānau Ora Research Website Whānau Ora research, toolkits, resources and researchers as well as whānau success stories will be showcased to a worldwide audience thanks to a ... More >>

28th Māori Battalion (NZ) Association Wind-up

Monday, 5 November 2012, 3:22 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

The decision to wind-up the 28th Māori Battalion National Association was made by the founding members themselves, spokesman Matt Te Pou says. The founding members first began talking about their wind-up a number of years ago and that kōrero was ... More >>

East Coast Nominations Sought For Whānau Ora Regional Group

Friday, 12 October 2012, 3:37 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Te Tairāwhiti (East Coast) Regional Leadership Group (RLG) for Whānau Ora is calling for nominations from the northern East Coast communities. Thirty-four provider collectives involving more than 180 health and social service providers from throughout the country ... More >>

Auckland Members Appointed To Whanau Ora Regional Group

Thursday, 16 August 2012, 1:34 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

A total of six community leaders in health and social services as well as whanau and community development have been appointed to the Tamaki Makaurau (Auckland) Regional Leadership Group (RLG) for Whanau Ora. More >>

Māori Participation in Electricity Supply Industry Boosted

Wednesday, 23 May 2012, 11:56 am | Te Puni Kokiri

A new cadetship initiative between the Electricity Supply Industry Training Organisation (ESITO) and Te Puni Kōkiri (Ministry of Māori Development) will see 50 more Māori start full-time workplace training in the electricity supply industry by the end ... More >>

Māori participation in electricity supply industry boosted

Wednesday, 23 May 2012, 10:14 am | Te Puni Kokiri

A new cadetship initiative between the Electricity Supply Industry Training Organisation (ESITO) and Te Puni Kōkiri (Ministry of Māori Development) will see 50 more Māori start full-time workplace training in the electricity supply industry by the end ... More >>

Local farm contender for national Māori farming award

Wednesday, 9 May 2012, 7:58 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Te Puni Kōkiri Te Arawa Regional Director Wally Tangohau was amongst the supporters and judges visiting the Waewaetutuki 10 dairy unit in the final judging round of the 2012 Ahuwhenua Trophy – BNZ Māori Excellence in Farming Award Dairy. More >>

Local farm contender for national Māori farming award

Thursday, 26 April 2012, 5:25 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Te Puni Kōkiri Chief Executive Leith Comer was among visitors to the Kapenga M dairy unit near Rotorua today for the first of three field days on properties of finalists in the 2012 Ahuwhenua Trophy – BNZ Māori Excellence in Farming Award Dairy. More >>

Toitū te whenua, toitū te tangata: productive land, people

Tuesday, 17 April 2012, 5:11 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Cautious optimism and innovation is paying off for shareholders of Atihau Whanganui Incorporation says Māori Affairs Minister Pita Sharples. More >>

Business mentors play a critical role says design pioneer

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 10:22 am | Te Puni Kokiri

After graduating from Unitech with a Masters degree in 2009, Waikare Komene was deciding whether to be an artist, designer or architect. In the end he decided to be all three and also added another title: business owner. More >>

Unlocking Māori economy through science, innovati

Tuesday, 20 March 2012, 12:13 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

Linking businesses with science and innovation is one of many ways Te Puni Kōkiri is working to unlock the potential of the Bay of Plenty’s $7 billion Māori economy. More >>

Gathering Views on Māori Economy Discussion Document

Tuesday, 13 March 2012, 4:59 pm | Te Puni Kokiri

“The potential of the Māori economy is high and ready to be realised”, the Chair of the Independent Māori Economic Development Panel, Ngāhiwi Tomoana says. Mr Tomoana was announcing the release today of the Māori Economic Development Panel: ... More >>

   

 

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