Friday, 1 August 2008
Historical step for Ngai Tuhoe and the Crown
“The signing of the Terms of Negotiation is a significant milestone for both Ngai Tkhoe and the Crown.
Tuesday, 22 July 2008
Te Wiki o te Reo Maori puts Maori language online
"Maori Language Week is an entire week dedicated to celebrating the beauty of one our most paramount taonga tuku iho –Te reo Maori.
Thursday, 26 June 2008
E Whakaawe ana te Ohu o Waenganui o Te Ika a Maui
Me whakahihi ra tatou katoa ki nga whakatutukitanga a nga iwi o Waenganui o Te Ika a Maui ki tenei whakataunga i ki te Minita mo nga Take Maori, a Parekura Horomia, i te rangi nei.
The CNI Collective Inspires
"We should all be proud of what the iwi of the Central North Island have achieved with this settlement" Minister of Maori Affairs, Parekura Horomia said today.
Friday, 23 May 2008
Investing in the future of Mori
Mori are entrepreneurial, youthful and dynamic and Budget 2008 aims to harness this potential and grow it to help secure Mori now and into the future, says Minister of Mori Affairs, Parekura Horomia.
Investing in the future of Maori
Maori are entrepreneurial, youthful and dynamic and Budget 2008 aims to harness this potential and grow it to help secure Maori now and into the future, says Minister of Maori Affairs, Parekura Horomia.
Saturday, 23 February 2008
He pou tarÃ„Âwaho hou mÃ…Â te arotake i Te Aho Matua kura kaupapa MÃ„Âori
Minister responsible for the Education Review Office, Chris Carter, and Associate Education Minister Parekura Horomia were at Hoani Waititi Marae in Auckland today [Friday] to launch the new framework for reviewing Te Aho Matua kura kauapapa MÃ„Âori.
Thursday, 21 February 2008
CNI signing: a positive step forward
Hainatanga a CNI: He hikoinga tÃ…Ârunga whakamua.
Thursday, 7 February 2008
Ka taurangitia e te Ture Takutaimoana te tiakitanga o ngÃ„Â tika o te MÃ„Âori.
“He ahunga whakamua whakahirahira te hainatanga, I te rangi nei, o te Kirimini Upoko hei tautoko I te mana o ngÃ„Â hapÃ…Â« o NgÃ„Âti Porou, e pÃ„Â ana ki te takutaimoana kei roto I tÃ„Â rÃ„Âtou rohe,” e kÃ„Â« ana te Minita mÃ…Â ngÃ„Â Take MÃ„Âori, a Parekura Horomia.
Foreshore and Seabed Act guarantees protection of MÃ„Âori rights
“Today's signing of the Heads of Agreement to recognise the mana of ngÃ„Â hapÃ…Â« o NgÃ„Âti Porou in relation to the foreshore and seabed in their rohe, is welcomed as an important step forward,” says Minister of MÃ„Âori Affairs, Parekura Horomia
"This Agreement recognises the special relationship and the enduring and unbroken mana of ngÃ„Â hapÃ…Â« o NgÃ„Âti Porou in their rohe’s takutaimoana while also ensuring that public interests and access are protected."
“This is a major achievement for both this Labour-led government and MÃ„Âori.
Thursday, 17 January 2008
A farewell to New ZealandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s most celebrated Maori writer
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Hone Tuwhare was a legendary poet whose works weaved together both Maori and English literature in an unique and memorable way.Ã¢â‚¬Â Minister for Maori Affairs, Parekura Horomia said today as he paid tribute to the late Hone Tuwhare.
Saturday, 22 December 2007
Agreement Reached With Primary Principals
Associate Education Minister Parekura Horomia today announced settlement of the Primary Principals’ Collective Agreement.
Monday, 17 December 2007
MÃƒÂ¢ori education report shows tangible improvement
Mâori continue to make gains in the education system, an annual report on Mâori achievement shows.
Two new MÃƒÂ¤ori Land Court judges appointed
Minister of Mäori Affairs, Parekura Horomia today announced the appointment of Mr Craig Coxhead and Mr Stephen Clark to the bench of the Mäori Land Court.
Friday, 14 December 2007
Ka hanga painga ake te pire hou hei ÃƒÂ¢whina i te MÃƒÂ¢ori
Kei te tautoko te Minita mô ngâ Take Mâori, a Parekura Horomia, i ngâ whakapainga ki çtahi ture, mai i ngâ whakarerekçtanga kei roto i te Pire Take Mâori 2007.
New Bill makes improvements for the benefit of MÃƒÂ¢ori
Minister of Mâori Affairs Parekura Horomia welcomes the improvements to some existing legislation from changes proposed in the Mâori Purposes Bill 2007.
Thursday, 13 December 2007
He Pire whakahoki i te taitara o Mauao ki te tangata whenua
Kei te tautoko te Minita mÃ…Â ngÃ„Â Take MÃ„Âori, a Parekura Horomia, i te Pire Whakareia RÃ„Âhui Hitori o Mauao, e tautoko ana i te kirimihi kua hainatia i waenga i Tauranga Moana Iwi, Waitaha, me te Karauna i te marama o Here-turi-kÃ…ÂkÃ„Â, i tÃ„â€œnei tau, ki te whakahoki i te taitara o Mauao ki te tangata whenua.
Bill returns the title of Mauao to tÃ„Ângata whenua
Minister of MÃ„Âori Affairs Parekura Horomia welcomes the first reading of the Mauao Historic Reserve Vesting Bill which gives effect to the agreement signed between Tauranga Moana Iwi, Waitaha and the Crown in August this year to return the title of Mauao to tÃ„Ângata whenua.
Friday, 16 November 2007
WhakamÃ„Ânutanga a ngÃ„Â Minita i te Marautanga kaupapa-MÃ„Âori hukihuki
He marautanga Ã„Ârahi-o te ao te Marautanga, ehara noaiho i te whakamÃ„Âoritanga o te Marautanga o Aotearoa mÃ…Â ngÃ„Â kura kaupapa pÃ„ÂkehÃ„Â, i mea hanga i raro i ngÃ„Â tikanga tangata whenua pÃ…Â«mau", e kÃ„Â« ana a Horomia.
Ministers launch draft MÃƒÂ¢ori-medium curriculum
Launch of Te Marautanga Maori curriculum with Associate Education Minister Parekura Horomia.
Wednesday, 7 November 2007
Minister welcomes new curriculum
Mâori Affairs Minister Parekura Horomia says he hopes the new emphasis on second language learning in the new curriculum will inspire more students to learn te reo Mâori.
Thursday, 25 October 2007
New Zealand celebrates World Teachers' Day
New Zealand joins more than 100 countries tomorrow to celebrate the annual World Teachers' Day and recognise the professionalism, skills and experience of our teachers.
MÃƒÂ¢ori Employment hits record high
The unemployment rate for Mâori fell to 7.6 per cent in the year to June 2007, the lowest since records began in 1986.
Friday, 19 October 2007
MÃ„Âori: Future-makers, not future-takers
The collective MÃ„Âori asset base is growing rapidly but needs to be diversified and the innovation economy embraced if opportunities are to continue to be unlocked.
Wednesday, 10 October 2007
MÃƒÂ¢ori urged to vote in local government elections
If you've got a raruraru with your local council or health board, don't just voice it - vote!".
Tuesday, 2 October 2007
Immigration earns the Country over $3 billion
Research shows that new Kiwis boosted New Zealand's coffers to the tune of $3.3 billion in the year to 30 June 2006.
Saturday, 29 September 2007
New land sales process provides extra protection for Maori
A new process covering the sale of Crown land will provide another layer of protection for MÃ„Âori interests, says MÃ„Âori Affairs Minister Parekura Horomia.
Monday, 10 September 2007
New Deed of Settlement for Lake TaupÃƒÂ´
The deed updates a 1992 deed which vested ownership of the bed of Lake Taupô in Ngâti Tûwharetoa.
Thursday, 23 August 2007
Minister welcomes iwi violence free strategy.
I tautokona e te Minita te whakarewatanga o te Rautaki TÃ…Â«kino Kore a NgÃ„Âti Kahungunu.
Consultation on proposed changes to MÃ„Âori Trust Office
TÃ„Â«matanga kÃ…Ârerorero mÃ…Â ngÃ„Â whakarerekÃ„â€œtanga e whakaaro ana mÃ…Â te Tari Kaitiaki MÃ„Âori .