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Moko Kauwae: In the whare!

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 2:56 pm | Te Wharepora Hou

Te Wharepora Hou, Auckland based Māori and Pacific women’s collective, voice their support and celebration of MP Nanaia Mahuta and the 14 other women of Tainui who are Aotearoa’s most recent recipients of moko kauwae. Fellow MP and founding ... More >>

The TPPA is a death sentence for Indigenous Rights

Friday, 8 January 2016, 12:39 pm | Te Wharepora Hou

Tangata whenua are strongly opposed to the signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement which will be held in Auckland in February. More >>

Māori women - traditional values key to combatting violence

Monday, 25 November 2013, 8:57 am | Te Wharepora Hou

Te Wharepora Hou Māori women’s group calls on Māori across the country to commit to removing family violence by returning to traditional values and practices. “The violence experienced in our home and whānau is a direct outcome of colonisation ... More >>

Māori women call media to account

Friday, 24 August 2012, 12:27 pm | Te Wharepora Hou

Māori women’s group Te Wharepora Hou is calling for media to stop prioritising negative stories about Māori. The women highlight the recent multiple attack on Te Taura Whiri, The Māori Language Commission, by the Dominion Post as misrepresentative ... More >>

Open Letter to Party Leaders - Surveillance Bill

Thursday, 22 September 2011, 11:21 pm | Te Wharepora Hou

Te Wharepora Hou is a wāhine Māori collective who are mainly Tāmaki Makaurau based. We also have strong participation from wāhine based elsewhere in Aotearoa and the world. We wish to ensure a stronger kaupapa Māori voice from a wāhine Māori perspective. ... More >>

Wahine Maori fight for the Human Right to Housing

Friday, 10 December 2010, 4:07 pm | Te Wharepora Hou

Three wahine Maori , Robyn Winther, Huia Tamaka and Billy Taylor fighting Housing NZ attempts to evict them from their homes because of their gang connections. They have had their appeal dismissed by the Court of Appeal. More >>