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CYF restructure may ‘breach Treaty’

National President’s interview with Radio NZ: One of the country’s most prominent Māori groups is urging the government to halt its radical restructuring of child welfare services. The Maori Women’s Welfare League says reforms outlined in Cabinet papers appear to weaken the role of whanau, hapū and iwi in ensuring children stayed as close to […]

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2016 Maori Women’s Welfare League National Conference

2016 Maori Women’s Welfare League National Conference Powhiri, Orakei Marae, Tamaki Makaurau Wednesday 28 September – Saturday 1 October 2016 Photographs taken by Simone Magner (to order you can email Simone at: info@simonemagnerphotography.com 021 057 0370) click on links below Powhiri        2016 National Conference    

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Merepeka Raukawa Tait, Te Pou Matakana Chair

  Mrs Raukawa Tait urged the league to work with other Maori organisations like Te Pou Matakana to counter the marginalisation of Maori and the poor delivery of services by government agencies.

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Dr Tracey McIntosh speech at the MWWL Conference

Associate Professor Tracey McIntosh from the University of Auckland told the Maori Women’s Welfare League conference mass incarceration of parts of Maori society was creating cumulative and intergenerational disadvantage.

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Prue Kapua National President MWWL at the opening of the MMWL Conference 2016

Prue Kapua National President, MWWL at the opening of the MMWL Conference 2016.

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Charities Services Newsletter – September 2016

Charities Services Newsletter – September 2016

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National President’s second interview on Radio Waatea

Podcast link to the second interview with National President, Prue Kapua by Ngaroimata Reid on Radio Waatea

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Indigenous Rights Information Series: UNDRIP Anniversary Speakers Forum

On 13 September 2007, the UN General Assembly adopted the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), after almost 20 years of negotiation. So, what does the Declaration mean for New Zealand? Almost a decade on, what difference has the Declaration made? What are the barriers to its implementation, and what can be […]

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National President’s initial interview on Radio Waatea

Here is our National President’s interview on Radio Waatea and is the first of a series of interviews leading up to National Conference.

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