Oct 04, 2016
LAUNCH OF TE WHAKAREIA: BAY OF PLENTY COMMUNITY HEALTH ALLIANCE Trinity Wharf Hotel, Tauranga Friday 30 September 2016 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Oct 04, 2016
Hon Te Ururoa Flavell Minister of Māori Development 4 October 2016 Media Statement Te Mātāwai first hui – a milestone for te reo Māori Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell said today’s first meeting of Te Mātāwai signals the dawn of a new era for te reo Māori – New Zealand’s indigenous language. Te Mātāwai, the new organisation established by Te Ture mō te Reo Māori 2016 to lead Māori language revitalisation on behalf of iwi and Māori, is meeting for the first time at Te Wānanga o Raukawa in Ōtaki.
Sep 21, 2016
“More than 400 representatives were to travel to Wellington on Thursday and Friday to witness the historical passage of long awaited settlement legislation for five iwi, but an appalling move by NZ First has put a stop to that today,” said Māori Party co-leader, Marama Fox.
Sep 09, 2016
PRESS RELEASE Marama Fox Māori Party co-leader 9 September 2016 Māori Party secures $2m for youth suicide prevention On the eve of World Suicide Prevention Day, the Māori Party is pleased to see that a number of communities are accessing funds it secured for Māori youth suicide prevention. “We feel the pain of whānau and communities who’ve been ripped apart from suicide and we applaud those who’ve put their hand up to do all they can so others don’t suffer the same dilemma,” said Māori Party co-leader Marama Fox.
Sep 09, 2016
PRESS RELEASE Marama Fox and Te Ururoa Flavell Māori Party co-leaders 9 September 2016 Māori Party advances fight against tobacco The passing of new smokefree legislation is another step toward the Māori Party’s plan to save more lives and advance its fight on the “peddlers of death.” “Tobacco smoking kills more than 5000 New Zealanders a year. And it is one of the biggest killers of the Māori people, so we’re happy that another law, motivated by our lobbying of the Government, has been introduced to help combat the negative impact tobacco smoking is having on our nation,” said Māori Party co-leader Marama Fox.
Sep 04, 2016
Māori Party Co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Marama Fox say they are overwhelmed by the resilience shown by our people after experiencing a 7.1 magnitude earthquake this morning.
Aug 26, 2016
Ka tanuku, ka tanuku. Ka tanuku te toka o Aorangi maunga e koro Monty whakangaro atu rā. Ko to hononga ki a au ki a Te Arawa he hononga ā wairua, ā taokete, ko tō pā harakeke tonu. Whakangaro atu ki tua o ngā pae maunga o Te Rotorua nui ā Kahumatamomoe, kia eke to wairua ki te tihi o Aorangi ki reira okioki mai ai. Haere atu ra.
Aug 25, 2016
Māori Party Co-leaders Marama Fox and Te Ururoa Flavell welcome Parliament’s announcement this morning that the Parliamentary Precinct’s smoke-free boundary is being extended.
Aug 24, 2016
Māori Party Co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Marama Fox met with Kiingitanga representatives in Wellington yesterdayto discuss working together on key issues for the betterment of Māori.
Aug 19, 2016
Māori Party Co-leaders Marama Fox and Te Ururoa Flavell are today in Ngāruawāhia to honour the return of important historic sites to Kīngi Tūheitia on behalf of Waikato-Tainui.
Aug 18, 2016
Māori Party Co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Marama Fox say the Party will cautiously support the New Zealand Intelligence and Security Bill to select committee when it has its first reading in Parliament today.
Aug 03, 2016
Supported by the Māori Party, Labour Party and the Green Party