Haere mai,
Nau mai

E kore e hekeheke he kākano rangatira

I will never be lost for I am of the seed of chiefs.

A young man reflects during the 150 year commemoration of the attack on Rangiaowhia in the Waikato War (1863–1864).

Te Pūtake o Te Riri - Wars and Conflicts in Aotearoa New Zealand Fund opens

The fund supports whānau, hapū, iwi and communities to bring to life local histories that have shaped the cultural evolution of Aotearoa and its people.

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Oranga Marae

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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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