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Language Commission Thanks Students: Kia Kaha Te Wharekura O Te Rito

Saturday, 20 March 2021, 2:28 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

The Māori Language Commission has paid tribute to students from Te Wharekura o te Rito who formally complained after they were abused for performing at the local council recently. “We’re sorry our tamariki had to go through this but we are ... More >>

Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori 2021 Announcement

Friday, 19 March 2021, 2:12 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

People who are opposed to te reo Māori are part of a minority that is growing smaller every day the Māori Language Commission said as it announced the dates for this year’s Māori Language Week. “While some New Zealanders remain bitterly opposed ... More >>

Te Taura Whiri I Te Reo Māori Welcomes Matariki 2022 Announcement

Thursday, 4 February 2021, 4:18 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

The Māori Language Commission has welcomed the announcement that Matariki will be marked as a public holiday next year on Friday 24 June 2022. “We are delighted that an event unique to our part of the world will be honoured in this way,” said ... More >>

Māori Language Commission Welcomes Stuff Announcement

Monday, 30 November 2020, 4:11 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Commission welcomes Stuff announcement The Māori Language Commission has welcomed the unprecedented, new direction taken by the editorial team at Stuff NZ. “During lockdown we worked with the team at Stuff and soon stories in English and Māori ... More >>

Half A Million Signed Up For Historic Māori Language Moment: Let's Make It 1 Million!

Saturday, 12 September 2020, 3:08 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Half a million New Zealanders are set to make history this Monday in the inaugural Māori Language Moment and organisers are asking Aotearoa to go hard and aim for 1 million. “Never before have this many people gathered to celebrate te reo Māori. ... More >>

200,000 Sign Up For Historic Māori Language Moment

Monday, 7 September 2020, 7:53 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

New Zealanders will set a record this Māori Language Week as more than 200,000 people are already signed up to celebrate te reo as part of the country’s first, virtual Māori Language Moment on Monday 14 September at 12pm. “We weren’t going ... More >>

Māori Language Commission Staff Working Virtually

Tuesday, 19 May 2020, 9:18 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

  Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori staff will continue to work from home during Level 2 and the organisation’s Ballance Street office will remain closed to the public. “While our physical offices in Ballance Street may be closed: our ... More >>

Māori Language Week 2020

Thursday, 6 February 2020, 7:27 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

The Māori Language Commission has marked Waitangi Day by formally announcing the dates and theme for this year’s Māori Language Week: 14-20 September 2020. September 14 marks the day in 1972 when the petition for te reo Māori was presented to parliament. More >>

International Year of Indigenous Languages: Vaka Leo Forum

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 11:02 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

The Vaka Leo Polynesian indigenous languages forum will convene in Tamaki Makaurau on Friday 6 December. More >>

National Māori language summit for young New Zealanders

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 8:37 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

The first national Māori language summit for young New Zealanders from across Aotearoa will open on Wednesday in Manukau. More >>

Seven steps to te reo Māori success

Thursday, 24 October 2019, 8:18 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

A research project has identified seven key success indicators for a range of private sector companies, schools and local authorities using Māori language to support their work. More >>

Māori Language Commission tribute to NZers embracing Te Reo

Monday, 9 September 2019, 8:17 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Māori Language Commissioner Rawinia Higgins says everyday New Zealanders are proving Māori language critics wrong by coming together and embracing our national, indigenous language. More >>

He Aituā: the passing of Māori language leader Pita Paraone

Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 5:06 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori sadly acknowledges the passing of one of our leaders Pita Paraone. More >>

Don’t know your ‘kia’ from your ‘ora’? - Maori Language Week

Tuesday, 27 August 2019, 8:14 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Māori Language Week 2019 9-15 September seems likely to have record numbers of people taking part around the country. More >>

Māori language champions celebrated at national awards

Monday, 26 November 2018, 10:32 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Kua riro i a Kora Aotearoa (Spark) me te Papakupu Te Aka te Tohu Huia te Reo i Ngā Tohu Reo Māori 2018. More >>

Māori language champions to be celebrated at national awards

Monday, 19 November 2018, 10:24 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

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 >>

Hilarious te reo Māori pronunciation videos

Friday, 14 September 2018, 3:35 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

A new comedy video ad addresses worries that people face when trying to use te reo Māori. More >>

Māori Language Week 2018 one month away!

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 5:32 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

I runga i te mea kotahi marama e toe ana ki te tīmatanga o Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, kua whakaputaina e Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori he rangatū pānui whakaahua e whakanui ana i tōna kaupapa mō te tau ‘Kia Kaha te Reo Māori’. More >>

New Chair for Māori Language Commission

Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 5:11 pm | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Nei te reo tāwhiri o Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori ki a Rawinia Higgins te Toihau hou o te Poari Kaiwhiri. More >>

Choose te reo Māori this year

Monday, 5 February 2018, 11:18 am | Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori

Me tīmata ināianei, me mau tonu rānei ki te ara! Koia nei te kupu a Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori ki te rangatahi me ō rātou mātua e kōwhiri nei i ngā kaupapa ako i te tīmatanga o te tau hou. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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