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Whenua Ora Tangata Ora Partnership Leads The Way Forward In Regenerative Agriculture

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 10:05 am | FOMA

Whenua Ora Tangata Ora partnership leads the way forward in regenerative agriculture An initiative targeted at establishing and supporting a critical mass of New Zealand landowners to use regenerative farming practices was launched today. Whenua Ora Tangata ... More >>

Future leadership programme to be launched at FOMA Conferenc

Monday, 7 November 2016, 9:50 am | FOMA

The Federation of Maori Authorities, in partnership with Te Putea Whakatupu Trust, will be launching a unique programme aimed at supporting emerging leaders to ensure on-going success of the Maori economy. “Future leadership is key to Māori economic ... More >>

Ture Whenua Maori hearing

Monday, 5 September 2016, 1:17 pm | FOMA

"Greater autonomy and protection of rights for Maori landowners" says FOMA at Ture Whenua Maori hearing today More >>

Treaty of Waitangi rights protected in TPPA

Friday, 6 May 2016, 2:48 pm | FOMA

The Waitangi Tribunal's ruling that the TPPA has not breached treaty obligations is of no surprise says FOMA Chairman Traci Houpapa. More >>

Reforms will enhance utilisation of Māori land

Monday, 22 February 2016, 10:21 am | FOMA

“The current Te Ture Whenua Maori reform is about nurturing and better utilising Maori freehold land for future generations” says FOMA’s TTWM Technical Advisory Group chair Liz Mellish. More >>

FOMA Sees TPP Signing the Start of Wider Public Consultation

Monday, 1 February 2016, 10:24 am | FOMA

“FOMA has always sought to provide its members with relevant information on trade agreements that Maori will be affected by and the TPP is no different. The signing of the agreement next week signals the beginning of a 12month public consultation ... More >>

FOMA Welcomes New Trade Opportunities through TPPA

Tuesday, 6 October 2015, 9:16 am | FOMA

Federation of Maori Authorities Chairman Traci Houpapa welcomes the signed TPP as a new approach to strategic and political partnerships, "New Zealand is a trading nation, we must optimise our exports and trade relationships for the wealth and prosperity ... More >>

The Cream of Wahine Māori Business Leaders Set to Meet

Thursday, 23 July 2015, 8:37 am | FOMA

Māori women business leaders and decision makers from throughout Aotearoa are set to meet in Auckland onFriday July 24 for the annual Huihuinga Wahine Māori Women’s Leadership Summit. More >>