Haere mai,
Nau mai

E tipu, e rea, mō ngā rā o tōu ao; ko tō ringa ki ngā rākau a te Pākehā hei ara mō tō tinana, ko tō ngākau ki ngā tāonga a ō tīpuna Māori hei tikitiki mō tō mahuna; ko tō wairua ki te atua, nāna nei ngā mea katoa

Grow up in the mode of your day and age, your hands grasping the working tools of the Pakeha for your physical well-being, your thoughts ever mindful

Rangatahi reo initiatives announced

Te Puni Kōkiri, Te Māngai Pāho and Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori (Māori Language Commission) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding today to launch a series of rangatahi-focused reo initiatives.

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Successful visit to Chile concludes

This was the Minister’s first official mission to Chile following an invitation to be the keynote speaker at an indigenous women’s workshop in Santiago, where she spoke about Māori economic and social development and the leadership role that wahine Māori have played in addressing indigenous rights and interests in Aotearoa.

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A kōtuku amongst the stars

Rhianne Tarau is a step closer to achieving her dream of being the first wahine Māori astronaut after being accepted on to the NASA-based US Space Camp.  Read her story.

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Exploring ideas of Māori wellbeing

Te Puni Kōkiri, in collaboration with the Treasury, has developed a discussion paper to encourage a wider conversation about how the public sector can measure and achieve Māori wellbeing.

If you have any feedback or enquiries on the discussion paper contact us via email at LSF@tpk.govt.nz.

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Mō Te Puni Kōkiri

Who we are

Te Puni Kōkiri leads Māori Public Policy and advises on policy affecting Māori wellbeing.

We are the principal advisor on Government-Māori relationships. We monitor policy and legislation, and we provide government with high quality policy advice.

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