“We've launched a campaign to end period poverty, period waste and change the way we as a society talk and act about menstruation.” – Olie Body, Kaiwhakahaere, Wa Collective
Marama Mullen-Tamati was the first Māori woman to disclose her HIV status in 1993. Since then, she's been a staunch advocate for the rights of people infected with HIV and AIDS. She says many still live in shame of the disease.
The girl was killed by a freight train as she crossed the bridge in Ngāruawāhia.
The kaupapa is to help rejuvenate the relationship between the Crown and Māori.
Hinekaa Mako says that climate change is an issue most people are aware of, along with its importance. #OilExploration #ClimateChange “He tohu nui mō te nuinga o ngā tāngata e mārama ana, e mārama pai ana tēnei take o te āhuarangi, he take nui.”
Extra: The National Secondary Schools Waka Ama champs start at Tikitapu, Rotorua today. One of the schools competing is Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Hoani Waititi, but to prepare, train and participate in such events, they've had to borrow old, rundown waka. Kia ahatia, hei tā te pūrongo a Tamati Rimene-Sproat, kua whai pūtea te kura ki te hoko waka hou, ā, kei te whakaae rātou kia whakamahia tēnei waka hou e te hunga o te hapori. #WATCH full report here: https://youtu.be/klpjcmin278
Pirimia Jacinda Ardern was on hand today to receive a petition signed by over 45,000 people calling on the Government to end oil exploration in Aotearoa. He aha ō whakaaro - is it time to end oil exploration? Eruera Rerekura - Te Karere has the Government's response coming up on Te Karere at 3.55pm, TVNZ 1.
Here's a throwback to 1993 where the Auckland Secondary Schools Polynesian Festival opened with a special powhiri for Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu at Nga Tapuwae College, Auckland.
He Tānga Manawa | Here's a throwback to 1993 where the Auckland Secondary Schools Polynesian Festival opened with a special pōwhiri for Te Arikinui Dame Te Atairangikaahu at Ngā Tapuwae College, Auckland. All the best to all the kura performing today at ASB Polyfest 2018 - karawhiua!