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Depression And Suicidality Taking Hold / Tukaki Calls On 5 Million To Address It

Monday, 29 June 2020, 11:07 am | National Maori Authority

The Chair of the National Maori Authority, Matthew Tukaki, has pleaded with all New Zealanders to keep a watch out for “their own well-being and that of their neighbours and families”. Tukaki who is also a former Chair of Suicide Prevention ... More >>

The state of Maori Affairs, the things that kept Maori awake

Thursday, 27 December 2018, 7:45 pm | National Maori Authority

As we approach 2019 the National Maori Authority Ngangaru, wanted to find out what was both worrying Maori and where they saw the opportunities for change in the year ahead. Like many New Zealanders Maori struggle with the changing times and there ... More >>

Whanau Ora at risk of incompetence

Friday, 7 December 2018, 10:14 am | National Maori Authority

The Head of the Ministry of Maori Development (Te Puni Kokiri) must go as incompetence that led to a $600,000 payment to a private shareholder was exposed in Parliament. More >>

National Maori Authority calls response to inquiry a "joke"

Wednesday, 28 November 2018, 4:01 pm | National Maori Authority

The Chair of the National Maori Authority, Matthew Tukaki, has slammed the Minister of Health’s response to the Mental Health and Addictions Inquiry and the formation of a leadership group to formulate a response to the reports recommendations saying ... More >>

Too much hui not enough doey in suicide prevention

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 9:16 am | National Maori Authority

“Suicide in New Zealand is beyond out of control and not enough is being done to address it.” These were the words spoken by the Chairman of the National Maori Authority, Matthew Tukaki, at a forum in Auckland this evening. Tukaki, who is also ... More >>