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140306 E Mara E Pānui - 6 March 2014




Iwi ready to move past grievances says Titewhai

The country's biggest iwi wants to move out of grievance mode and into talks with the Crown about setting its Treaty of Waitangi claims, says Ngāpuhi kuia and veteran activist Titewhai Harawira. 


Settlement above marae politics

Northland-based Labour list MP Shane Jones is warning that Ngāpuhi hapū leaders should not allow marae politics to get in the way of what is good for the whole tribe.


Tūhoronuku meets with Hokianga hapū to resolve differences

Tūhoronuku began its return tour of the house of Ngāpuhi to enlighten its descendants on the process ahead of them to resolve the Ngāpuhi Treaty of Waitangi claims against the Crown.  


Tūhoronuku information Hui in Paihia and Whangarei postponed

The Tuhoronuku Information Hui planned for today (Wednesday, 5 March) at the Scenic Circle Hotel in Paihia and at Whangarei Terenga Paraoa in Whangarei, have been postponed until a later date.


Roadshow 2014 @March

Dates, times and venue information for the six roadshows: Te Roopū Takiwā o Mangakahia & Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki Whangarei, Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki te Tonga o Tāmaki Makaurau & Ngāpuhi ki Waitematā, Ngāpuhi ki te Hauāuru & Ngā Ngaru o Hokianga, Ngāpuhi Hokianga ki te Raki, Taiāmai ki te Marangai and Te Rūnanga o Taumarere ki Rakaumangamanga.


Conference aimed at preventing male violence towards women and children 

The Government says that changes it's made to home loans won't solve every problem Māori face in trying to build on ancestral land.


The Dreams of Weavers

When Tane sought to make peace with his brother Tangaroa he plucked off his eyebrows and threw them to his brother who didn't accept the offer but threw them back. They landed on the shore and to this day still protect the sand dunes from the sea.


Hokianga artists to take the fore

Radical, thought provoking and interesting. All relevant keywords used by the general public in describing a new art exhibition bought to life by a collection of Māori artists, with an intrinsic lineage connection in common which has been named "He Whakaputanga Mai o Te Rangatiratanga".

Read more.

MOTAT reaches out to iwi

Auckland’s Museum of Transport and Technology is looking to increase its engagement with local Maori.


Iwi propose tree planting plan 

Trees could be planted on a million hectares of Maori land over the next decade - if the Government does something about the carbon credit price collapse, an iwi group says.



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