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Māori Language Commission Pays Tribute To Dr Huirangi Waikerepuru

Friday, 10 April 2020, 3:43 pm | Maori Language Commission

Haere rā e hika, koutou ko ō matua Unuhia i te rito o te harakeke Ka tū i te aroākapa Aku nui, aku rahi e Aku whakatamarahi ki te rangi e Waiho te iwi, māna e mae noa The Māori Language Commission has paid tribute to the late Dr Huirangi ... More >>

An Open Letter To Aotearoa From The Māori Language Commission

Monday, 23 March 2020, 3:21 pm | Maori Language Commission

Being prepared for the future means learning from the past. The last pandemic to hit Aotearoa, saw us lose thousands of people. Many Māori communities were decimated. In Sāmoa, the 1918 influenza epidemic saw 20% die within the space of a few weeks. ... More >>

Iconic speech by Christchurch survivor translated into Māori

Friday, 13 March 2020, 3:32 pm | Maori Language Commission

To mark this weekend’s first anniversary of the terrorist attack that saw 51 New Zealanders murdered at Al Noor Mosque and the Linwood Islamic Centre in Christchurch, the Māori Language Commission has translated the iconic speech delivered by survivor ... More >>

New Zealander of the Year 2020 Congratulated

Friday, 21 February 2020, 12:56 pm | Maori Language Commission

The Māori Language Commission says the naming of Māori language champion, Jennifer Ward-Lealand Te Atamira, as New Zealander of the Year is a fitting start to International Mother Language Day. More >>

2019 Māori language champions

Saturday, 7 December 2019, 12:12 pm | Maori Language Commission

A couple who have dedicated their lives to the revitalisation of the Māori language and a music icon whose actions led to New Zealanders now singing the national anthem in te reo and English received top honours at the 16th Ngā Tohu Reo Māori, National ... More >>

One macron and the Māori language stands tall

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 8:44 am | Maori Language Commission

The Companies Office is pushing ahead with a programme to modernise the spelling of any Māori name used in its registers by ensuring the full Māori alphabet can be used. More >>

Tribute to wāhine toa who help keep te reo Māori strong

Monday, 2 September 2019, 12:50 pm | Maori Language Commission

Kua puta te tautoko a te Kaikōmihana Reo Māori i te taitamāhine i taunutia e te kiritaki ki tētahi wharekai i Tāmaki. More >>

Countdown to Māori Language Week

Friday, 2 August 2019, 9:39 am | Maori Language Commission

9-15 Mahuru September I te mea 40 noa iho ngā rā e toe ana, i whakaterea Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2019 e te Kāwana Tianara a Kahurangi Patsy Reddy, he Māngai Reo Māori. Me ngā kupu akiaki o te waiata a Ngoi Pewhairangi i tukua e ia te manu nei ... More >>

A strategic revitalisation budget for te reo Māori

Friday, 31 May 2019, 1:59 pm | Maori Language Commission

Pānui Pāpāho | News Release 31 Haratua 2019 |May 2018 He tahua Pūtea rautaki mō te Whakarauoratanga Reo Māori Kua mihia e Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori ngā nekehanga pūtea ki te whakarite i te pūtea tautoko haere tonu, haere tonu mō ngā ... More >>

100 sleeps until Māori Language Week 2019

Friday, 31 May 2019, 1:18 pm | Maori Language Commission

Pānui Pāpāho | News Release 31 May Haratua | May 2018 100 ngā moe tae noa ki Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2019 Kōtahi rau anake ngā rā e toe ana i mua i Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2019, 9-15 Mahuru. E whakanui ana te wiki nei i te reo me tōna whakarauoratanga. More >>

Finalists in the Māori Language Awards Announced

Friday, 16 November 2018, 12:40 pm | Maori Language Commission

Ka whakanuia ngā toa reo Māori ki ngā tohu o te motu Kua pānuitia i te rā nei ngā whiringa toa o te tekau mā rima o Ngā Tohu Reo Māori a Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori. More >>

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2018: Mīharo kē!

Sunday, 16 September 2018, 6:19 pm | Maori Language Commission

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2018: Mīharo kē! for 17 Mahuru 2018 | 17 September 2018 He Kōrero mai i Ngahiwi Apanui, Tumuaki, Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori Statement from Ngahiwi Apanui, Chief Executive, Māori Language Commission More >>

It’s Māori language week next week

Monday, 3 September 2018, 6:34 pm | Maori Language Commission

It’s Māori language week next week – and it’s Mahuru Māori - Māori language month - already! More >>

A working partnership for Māori Language Revitalisation

Friday, 3 August 2018, 4:51 pm | Maori Language Commission

The Māori Language Commission has welcomed the release, for consultation, of the first Crown Māori Language Strategy under the Māori Language Act 2016. More >>

Ngā Toa reo Māori 2019 | Māori Language Champions 2017

Monday, 27 November 2017, 8:40 am | Maori Language Commission

Professor Pou Temara was taken as a newborn by his grandparents Tamahou and Pareraututu to Waikarewhenua, in the heart of Te Urewera. The humble earth-floor house was constructed of kaponga, the roof was kanuka bark. His friends were the many animals, his environment ... More >>

New Stamps, New Māori Words

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 9:41 am | Maori Language Commission

E mihi ana Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori ki ngā pane kuini hou e whakaatu ana i ngā kupu Māori hou. More >>

Whakanuia te toru ngahurutanga o Te Taura Whiri i te Reo

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 3:44 pm | Maori Language Commission

Ā te 1 o Hereturikōkā ka eke ki te 30 tau mai i te whakatūnga o Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori i runga i Te Ture Reo Māori 1987. More >>

Māori language revitalisation no longer a dream: now a plan

Saturday, 12 November 2016, 3:41 pm | Maori Language Commission

I whakawhiwhia ki a Ararau Rangi te Tohu Tiketike i Ngā Tohu Reo Māori ki Ngāmotu i te pō nei. More >>

Te reo champions urged to apply

Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 10:35 am | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori is urging whānau, hapū, iwi and Māori groups to get their applications for funding support, to start or advance their te reo Māori journey, in by this Sunday. Mā te Reo is a $3.25 million contestable fund administered ... More >>

Commission humbled by big businesses getting behind te reo

Friday, 8 July 2016, 1:50 pm | Maori Language Commission

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori is impressed with the new thinking and actions a number of big businesses have taken this Māori Language Week to support te reo Māori. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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