Movie making made easy – Niue Film Commission
PRESS RELEASE FROM KILOCUTZ! ‘Movie making made easy’ is becoming a reality for youth in Niue via a one week media production workshop. Using a variety of smart phones and tablets to shoot and edit their footage, youth in Niue are fast becoming proficient in creating quick and entertaining ...Continue Reading...
He Tane Maori Pasifika $80,000 Scholarship to study in Singapore
UWC is an organization that granted me an $80,000 scholarship to study and live in Canada for two years with 160 students from over 80 different countries. It is been the greatest experience of my life and has opened the doors to many more international opportunities such as studying university ...Continue Reading...
Suicide, aren’t you sick of it? by Kiwa Huata
According to the Ministry of Health the Maori suicide rate in 2007 was 16.1 per 100,000 while the non-Maori rate was 9.9 per 100,000. Males from the most deprived areas were three times more likely to be hospitalised than those in the least deprived areas, while females from the most deprived ...Continue Reading...
Bootcamp start to trades training
A six-week “bootcamp” is kicking off an EIT and Youth Quest initiative aimed at helping at-risk Maori and Pacific Island youth into trades training and jobs. During their introduction to a year-long programme, the first intake will be flown by RNZAF helicopter to Santoft Forest near ...Continue Reading...
Make Rights Real for all NZ kids Petition
Kia ora tatou We have started a petition on change.org to support the launch of the Kids Missing Out report tomorrow – and to help build pressure for action as we head into election year and the next report to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child. Please sign the petition and ...Continue Reading...
Rangatahi technology apprenticeships now open at Vodafone
Vodafone are pleased to announce that application for next year’s Technology Apprenticeship is now underway. For those who are not familiar with the programme, below are the main selection criteria: - Have completed Level 2 NCEA and have the potential to, or have recently completed, Level 3 ...Continue Reading...
Vodafone Discover Programme looking for Young Maori
An entrepreneurial spirit. A passion for innovation. The determination to succeed. That’s what it takes to work at Vodafone. How will you shape your world? ABOUT THE PROGRAMME Over the course of the “Vodafone Discover Programme” you will experience working across our Technology ...Continue Reading...
Scholarships for Maori and Pasifika High Achievers
Scholarships Information about 2014 TeachNZ scholarships is now available. The categories, types, and number of scholarships vary from year to year. The table here outlines the scholarship categories and types that will be available for 2014. Every year TeachNZ reviews data on teaching ...Continue Reading...
International Hongi a Hori Day, October 1st
TUESDAY THE 1ST OF OCTOBER HORI WOULD LIKE TO BRING YOU INTERNATIONAL “HONGI A HORI DAY” LIKE M.J SAID IT DOESNT MATTER IF YOUR BLACK OR WHITE…..OR YELLOW, PINK OR GREEN IF YOU YOU SEE SOMEONE GIVE THEM A HONGI ” THE BEST HONGI SENT IN PHOTO OR VIDEO WILL WIN A ...Continue Reading...
- Remembering the 150th anniversary of the Battle of O-Rakau (+links)
- Parihaka leg-irons withdrawn after public outcry
- Kainga Tupu Maori Art Exhibition Opening, Melbourne, Friday 4th April, 7pm
- Treasure Rotorua campaign aims for Koutu to be ‘as safe as houses’
- Romiromi Health Clinic this March at Kuirau Marae, Rotorua
- BIG BREAK: our search for the writer of New Zealand’s next great movie