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National Iwi Chairs Tangata Whenua Caucus Withdraws From National Action Plan Against Racism

Wednesday, 3 April 2024, 6:07 am | National Iwi Chairs Forum

The Tangata Whenua caucus will still carry on with an independent anti-racism plan that it intends to bring out to communities in the near future, noting that anti-racism action at the community level need not wait for the government. More >>

Political Parties To Address Te Tiriti Policies

Wednesday, 30 August 2023, 2:28 pm | National Iwi Chairs Forum

The National Iwi Chairs Forum (NICF) is hosting political parties at an online wānanga tonight from 5.45pm-8pm. The Kotahitanga wānanga is open to all of Aotearoa. “We want to hear what they plan to do for whānau if they become part of the next government,” ... More >>

Maori Leaders Meet With US Secretary For The Interior

Thursday, 23 February 2023, 6:28 am | National Iwi Chairs Forum

Maori climate leaders met with Debra Haaland, the United States Secretary for the Interior, to discuss the urgent need for greater climate action from the United States government. The meeting took place on Wednesday, February 22, 2023, and focused on ... More >>

National Iwi Chairs Forum Supports The 2023 Census And Encourages Whānau, Hapū And Iwi To Engage

Saturday, 4 February 2023, 1:50 pm | National Iwi Chairs Forum

At Waitangi this week, our iwi discussed the upcoming 2023 Census and recognise the importance of this kaupapa for our whānau, hapū and iwi. Given the poor results in 2018, the National Iwi Chairs Forum (NICF) expect a far better result in 2023. ... More >>

Professor Whatarangi Winiata Acknowledged By The National Iwi Chair’s Forum At Raukawa Marae

Monday, 21 November 2022, 10:27 am | National Iwi Chairs Forum

Today the National Iwi Chair's Forum travelled to Raukawa Marae to present the Emeritus Professor Whatarangi Winiata with their Te Whare Pūkenga Award. This living taonga award is bestowed by 86 members of the Forum on Pūkenga who have significantly impacted ... More >>

Powerful Alliance Of Māori Organisations Reject Traffic Light System

Monday, 18 October 2021, 9:03 am | National Iwi Chairs Forum

Over the weekend, a powerful alliance of iwi/Māori representatives gave urgency to deliberating the governments proposed COVID Traffic Light System. Representatives from Urban and Rural Māori, as well as Rangatahi, Hapū and Iwi, health professionals, ... More >>

Support For Iwi Border Protectors From Pandemic Response Group

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 4:11 pm | National Iwi Chairs Forum

The decision for Waikato and Northland to remain at Alert level 3 until midnight on Monday 18th October will be difficult for many, commented Mike Smith for the Pandemic Response Group (PRG), but it is essential to slow down the current delta virus outbreak. ... More >>

Forward Momentum Continues As Iwi Chairs Set To Gather In Porirua

Tuesday, 4 May 2021, 5:56 pm | National Iwi Chairs Forum

The National Iwi Chairs Forum (NICF) are set to meet in Porirua this week on the 6th and 7th of May at Te Rauparaha Arena. The collective leadership of the 71 Iwi entities that make up the NICF meet quarterly to share information and work together ... More >>




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