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  1. Video for Turi-Deaf Māori reclaiming their reo birthright
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    Turi-Deaf Māori reclaiming their reo birthright

    Although te reo Māori has been an official language in Aotearoa for 32 years, an estimated 3,000 Turi-Deaf Māori continue to fight for their Māori language rights.

  2. Video for Turi Māori open their very own marae
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    Turi Māori open their very own marae

    Today the turi Māori (deaf and hearing impaired) community celebrated the opening of Ruāūmoko Marae.  It was a dream of the late Ivan Tamepo, who wanted to help turi Māori further embrace their culture.

  3. Video for Deaf Blacks vs Argentina rugby series kicks off
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    Deaf Blacks vs Argentina rugby series kicks off

    The New Zealand Deaf Blacks started a three-test rugby series against Argentina in Auckland today.

  4. Video for First deaf Māori Fashion Designer
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    First deaf Māori Fashion Designer

    A young Māori deaf fashion designer will showcase his work at the upcoming Vancouver Fashion Week. But the excitement is two-fold for Cruze Kapa after also being nominated in the Attitude Awards which celebrates achievements in the disability community.

  5. Te Reo Singalong NZSL Matariki video ft Tuhoi Henry
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    NZ Sign Language Matariki book digitised

    Four Māori language picture books from the Te Reo Singalong series have been translated into New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL), including one about Matariki.

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    Jireh & whānau encourages learning Sign with online videos

    For this New Zealand Sign Language Week (NZSL), a Wellington whānau are doing their part to help raise awareness with their short educational video clips.  The videos have proven to be a popular resource for other families wanting to learn some basic Sign.

  7. Video for Long-awaited upgrade welcomed at deaf community hub
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    Long-awaited upgrade welcomed at deaf community hub

    Auckland's Kelston Deaf Education Centre officially opened its new campus today to continue educating and supporting deaf individuals within communities. The majority of the centre's students are Māori and they are excited their special place will continue to promote and uphold their culture.

  8. Video for NZ sign language prioritises Te Reo
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    NZ sign language prioritises Te Reo

    The deaf community is taking steps to include Te Reo Māori in NZ Sign Language. This year The NZ Sign Language Interpreters' Association will focus on Te Ao Māori to further develop Māori concepts and incorporate them into NZ Sign. They held their annual conference this weekend at Ōrākei marae.

  9. Video for Wānanga celebrates their Māori sign language graduates
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    Wānanga celebrates their Māori sign language graduates

    Nearly 4,000 students from Te Wānanga o Aotearoa will graduate over the next 3 days including the Wānanga's only Māori sign language cohort who received their certificates today.

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    Deaf community celebrate 10 years of NZ sign language

    Disability Issues Minister, Nicky Wagner says New Zealand can be proud of its achievements in supporting the Deaf community.

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