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    New play uplifting wāhine Māori set to premiere

    The play Witi’s Wāhine offers a wero to other playwrights, storytellers and filmmakers to uplift Māori women in their stories. It has been chosen to open the Te Tairāwhiti Arts Festival.

  2. Video for La-Verne King new Far North district court judge

    La-Verne King new Far North district court judge

    A formidable Māori woman, La-Verne King, who has spent more than 30 years working in the court system, is now the new District Court judge for the Far North. 

  3. Video for  Passion for land and people breeds success

    Passion for land and people breeds success

    Twenty-year-old Kristy Maria Roa of Ngāti Maniapoto is the winner of the 2019 Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer Award.

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    Nine Pasifika filmmakers premiere 'Vai' tonight

    The creators of the critically acclaimed film Waru are now set to premiere their newest film, Vai tonight in Auckland.

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    Urutapu ready for 2019

    Urutapu, the unique leadership programme for young Māori women, has put the call out for their 2019 intake. Run by Mad Ave Community Trust, the initiative looks to help these wāhine discover their purpose and aspirations.

  6. Video for Treaty claim to address employment inequities for wāhine Māori

    Treaty claim to address employment inequities for wāhine Māori

    Te Runanga o Ngā Toa Awhina say they hope to be at the forefront of championing change for Māori women in a new claim lodged with the Waitangi Tribunal which seeks to address Crown failures to address inequities for Māori women in employment.

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    New film promotes Pasifika female empowerment

    The critically acclaimed film Waru was a resounding success and its producers are about to premiere their newest film, Vai.

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    NUKU success on the horizon

    Hundreds come to celebrate the launch of NUKU, a creative storytelling series about “kickass indigenous women doing things differently”.

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    Call to put proposed law changes on hold

    A women's rights group wants the government to put the brakes on proposed law changes that would allow transgender people to self-identify their sex rather than going to court to change their sex on birth certificates, passports and driver licences.

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    Honey Hireme excited about the future of women's sport

    It was a big year for professional women athletes, which saw many top players play in the Inaugural Women’s Premiership under the NRL. One of the stars of that competition was Honey Hireme, she spoke about the year that was and her wishes for the New Year.

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