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The New Zealand Herald
Tauranga city suffers sharpest drop of Maori home ownersissue to be tackled, which could be solved by "cracking down on property specul
Tauranga city suffers sharpest drop of Maori home owners
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 40 minutes ago
issue to be tackled, which could be solved by "cracking down on property speculators". Minister of Maori Development Te Ururoa Flavell said there was a range of reasons for declining home ownership levels, "including high housing costs relative... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Investing in Māori science & innovationScience and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Māori Development Minister Te
Investing in Māori science & innovation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell today announced the successful recipients of the 2016 Te Pūnaha Hihiko – Vision Mātauranga Capability Fund... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister promotes Māori business in SeoulMāori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell addressed Kiwi and Korean business
Minister promotes Māori business in Seoul
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell addressed Kiwi and Korean business leaders in Seoul this morning saying Māori companies want to build a sustained presence and strong partnerships in the South... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister honours passing of Māori health leaderhonours passing of Māori health leader Robert CooperKua hinga he tōtara i te wa
Minister honours passing of Māori health leader
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
honours passing of Māori health leader Robert CooperKua hinga he tōtara i te wao-nui-ā-Tāne.Whānau Ora Minister Te Ururoa Flavell acknowledges the passing of Māori health leader and Whānau Ora pioneer Robert Cooper today.Mr Flavell says Mr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Poroporoaki: Rob Cooper (Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi)and then later appointed as the Inaugural Chair of the Whanau Ora Governance Gr
Poroporoaki: Rob Cooper (Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi)
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
and then later appointed as the Inaugural Chair of the Whanau Ora Governance Group in 2010,” says Māori Party Co-leader, Te Ururoa Flavell. “His expertise and scholarly advice at the governance level saw him hold a significant presence in many fora,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tommy Wilson: Homeless get a helping handand the whare they have given us, and on the very same day it was given a hongi
Tommy Wilson: Homeless get a helping hand
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
and the whare they have given us, and on the very same day it was given a hongi - or a breath of life - by Minister Te Ururoa Flavell and his team at Te Puni Kokiri of $10,000. This was immediately matched by the Adams family and less than 24... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori business delegation to South Korea and Japanleads Māori Development and Associate Economic Development Minister Te Ururoa F
Māori business delegation to South Korea and Japan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
leads Māori Development and Associate Economic Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell is this weekend leading a Māori business delegation on a six-day culture and trade mission to South Korea and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Veto of Paid Parental leave Bill is an affront to MMPhave negotiated other options. Blocking the Bill at the third reading is a heav
Veto of Paid Parental leave Bill is an affront to MMP
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
have negotiated other options. Blocking the Bill at the third reading is a heavy-handed response.”Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says the Māori Party supports the Labour-sponsored bill because first six months of a baby’s life are critical... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Labour dishonest over Te Puea Marae supportMāori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell says Labour Party attacks about th
Labour dishonest over Te Puea Marae support
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell says Labour Party attacks about the Government not doing enough to support Te Puea Marae are unfounded and dishonest.“Te Puni Kōkiri has been there since the... Read more
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NZCity
Fewer Maori have internet accesshave internet access compared with the national average of 83 per cent, new dat
Fewer Maori have internet access
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
have internet access compared with the national average of 83 per cent, new data shows. Maori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has released the report on Maori in the ICT Sector, saying it reveals issues that need to be... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister releases report into Māori ICT-useThursday, 16 June 2016, 10:39 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Te Ur
Minister releases report into Māori ICT-use
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Thursday, 16 June 2016, 10:39 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Te Ururoa FlavellMinister for Māori DevelopmentAssociate Minister for Economic Development16 June 2016 Media Statement Minister... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Party congratulates Robert Martin on making historywas one of Tariana’s last significant campaigns as the Disability Issues Minist
Māori Party congratulates Robert Martin on making history
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
was one of Tariana’s last significant campaigns as the Disability Issues Minister,” says Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell.“Tariana knows him well and was a great admirer of his work on disability issues,” he says.Mrs Turia presented... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Maori safe-sleeping device celebrates ten-year anniversaryGreen Parties will attend the two day hui, along with Gisborne’s mayor Meng Foo
Maori safe-sleeping device celebrates ten-year anniversary
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
Green Parties will attend the two day hui, along with Gisborne’s mayor Meng Foon. The Minister of Maori Affairs, the Hon Te Ururoa Flavell is also expected to make an appearance on day one.Ends © Scoop Media NZ First - Charlie PeteraJazz Festival... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sending our support to the victims and their loved oneskilled and more than 50 people were injured in the deadliest mass shooting in m
Sending our support to the victims and their loved ones
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
killed and more than 50 people were injured in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says the party wants to extend its sympathies to the gay, lesbian and transgender community who are calling... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Land war commemoration discussediwi o Ngati Hine chairman Waihoroi Shortland, along with several other iwi lead
Land war commemoration discussed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
iwi o Ngati Hine chairman Waihoroi Shortland, along with several other iwi leaders, met with Maori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell earlier this month to discuss how the land wars can be best commemorated. Mr Shortland said the funding... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister pays tribute to Charlie Peterate tamaiti o Te Hokowhitu-a-Tū, e te rangatira o Ngāti Kurī, haere, haere, haer
Minister pays tribute to Charlie Petera
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
te tamaiti o Te Hokowhitu-a-Tū, e te rangatira o Ngāti Kurī, haere, haere, haere atu rā.Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell pays homage to the passing of Charlie Petera, the last survivor of the 28th Māori Battalion A Company. Mr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sir Graham Latimer Was ‘Ahead Of His Times’and security, he played a huge role in restoring our own pride and mana.“While
Sir Graham Latimer Was ‘Ahead Of His Times’
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
and security, he played a huge role in restoring our own pride and mana.“While attending Ta Kereama’s tangi with the Hon Te Ururoa Flavell yesterday, my mind turned back to his capacity for prompt action when, in May 1984, Dr Ranginui Walker, then... Read more
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NZCity
Final service due for Sir Grahamhave gathered at Te Paatu Marae in Pamapuria, Northland, to pay tribute to Sir
Final service due for Sir Graham
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
have gathered at Te Paatu Marae in Pamapuria, Northland, to pay tribute to Sir Graham. Maori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell is expected to arrive on Saturday for the final service. The current chairman of the New Zealand Maori... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Be careful what you wish forfor tax cuts There is now talk in Labour circles about whether it can extermin
Be careful what you wish for
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
for tax cuts There is now talk in Labour circles about whether it can exterminate the Maori Party altogether by wedging Te Ururoa Flavell out of its sole remaining seat of Waiariki. What the Maori Party sees as credit, National knows some will see... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Party must fight for housing for whanauwith the National Government, Labour’s Māori Development spokesperson Kelvin Da
Māori Party must fight for housing for whanau
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
with the National Government, Labour’s Māori Development spokesperson Kelvin Davis says.“Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has acknowledged that his Maori Party isn’t making enough progress in helping Māori into their own homes.“The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Wāhine Māori celebrated at ParliamentThursday, 9 June 2016, 10:18 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Te Uru
Wāhine Māori celebrated at Parliament
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Thursday, 9 June 2016, 10:18 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Te Ururoa FlavellTe Minita Whakawhanaketanga MāoriMinister for Māori Development7 June 2016Māori... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Farewell to Sir Graham LatimerWednesday, 8 June 2016, 9:09 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Te Uru
Farewell to Sir Graham Latimer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
Wednesday, 8 June 2016, 9:09 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Te Ururoa FlavellTe Minita Whakawhanaketanga MāoriMinister for Māori Development7 June 2016Kei te kahutātara o Te Tai... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tributes flow for Maori leader Sir Graham Latimerarea." The Northland kauri tree has fallen. Sir Graham led the way for me and
Tributes flow for Maori leader Sir Graham Latimer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
area." The Northland kauri tree has fallen. Sir Graham led the way for me and many other Maori. Maori Party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell said Sir Graham's death was a huge loss. "I remember as a young university student, he came to the university... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Party congratulates New Zealand Honours recipientstāngata whenua who have committed themselves to their work and serving their co
Māori Party congratulates New Zealand Honours recipients
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
tāngata whenua who have committed themselves to their work and serving their commu-nities.Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says national recognition of Matiu Te Rei (Rei) is long overdue. Mr Rei (Ngāti Toa, Ngāti Whakaue) has been... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister to discuss Land Wars with Iwi leadersParty Co-leader3 June 2016 Media StatementMāori Development Minister Te Ururoa
Minister to discuss Land Wars with Iwi leaders
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
Party Co-leader3 June 2016 Media StatementMāori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell is today meeting with Iwi leaders in Manukau to discuss the New Zealand Land Wars.On the agenda is discussion... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Maori TV: $10.6m, RNZ: Zeroof its support. Maori face many issues, some of which were addressed in the Bu
Maori TV: $10.6m, RNZ: Zero
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
of its support. Maori face many issues, some of which were addressed in the Budget. But Maori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell must have set a high priority on Maori TV, to get it the extra funding. Maori TV said the money was to be... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Davis gets it wrong on sexual violence and family violenceRelease: The Maori Party 31 May 2016 Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell sa
Davis gets it wrong on sexual violence and family violence
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 days ago
Release: The Maori Party 31 May 2016 Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says the claim by Labour MP Kelvin Davis that there is nothing in this year’s Budget to address violence is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Party celebrates plain packaging progressanti-smoking advocate Dame Tariana Turia introduced the plain packaging Bill in
Māori Party celebrates plain packaging progress
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 days ago
anti-smoking advocate Dame Tariana Turia introduced the plain packaging Bill in 2014.Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says the party’s long campaign to reduce smoking is about saving lives. Around 5000 people die each year from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Housing project brings families joyTe Ururoa Flavell, Maori Development Minister. Twelve families who had been st
Housing project brings families joy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Te Ururoa Flavell, Maori Development Minister. Twelve families who had been struggling to find a healthy home were at the centre of celebrations of a key milestone in a Tauranga housing project at the weekend. The Mangatawa Papamoa Block papakainga... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sawmill stands tall at business awardsAll the winners from Friday's Te Hiringa Tai Tokerau Maori Business Awards cere
Sawmill stands tall at business awards
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
All the winners from Friday's Te Hiringa Tai Tokerau Maori Business Awards ceremony with Minister of Maori Development Te Ururoa Flavell. Photo / C. Horsford Photography Demonstrating it is a market leader, being recognised and respected by its... Read more
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First member of Te Mātāwai chosenreo Māori. E hīkaka ana au ki te mahitahi me Te Mātāwai.” Māori Development M
First member of Te Mātāwai chosen
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 days ago
reo Māori. E hīkaka ana au ki te mahitahi me Te Mātāwai.” Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has welcomed the selection of the first member of Te Mātāwai, the new organisation being set up to lead te reo... Read more
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Newsmax
$20-a-Pack Cigarettes a Reality With New Zealand's Butt-Kicking Taxdollars ($20), . Indigenous Maori have relatively high smoking rates, and the
$20-a-Pack Cigarettes a Reality With New Zealand's Butt-Kicking Tax
Newsmax / Posted 29 days ago
dollars ($20), . Indigenous Maori have relatively high smoking rates, and the tax plan was pushed by the Maori Party. Te Ururoa Flavell, the party's co-leader, said it was the right thing to do, even if cost his constituents more money. "What I... Read more
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Te Pūnaha Hiringa: Māori Innovation Fund boost welcomedMāori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has welcomed the additional fundin
Te Pūnaha Hiringa: Māori Innovation Fund boost welcomed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has welcomed the additional funding allocated to Te Pūnaha Hiringa: Māori Innovation Fund announced in yesterday’s Budget.Te Pūnaha Hiringa: Māori... Read more
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Maori Party President Hails Benefits of Being “at the Table”participation: $5 million. General: New Zealand war commemorations: $4 million
Maori Party President Hails Benefits of Being “at the Table”
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
participation: $5 million. General: New Zealand war commemorations: $4 million.“Our Minister for Maori Development, Hon Te Ururoa Flavell is releasing full details of these budget allocations specifically for our people, on whose behalf, I want to... Read more
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