Māori words of the day: Sports (Hākinakina)
Māori words of the day: Sports (Hākinakina)

The New Zealand Herald, with Māori Television, is marking New Zealand's 40th Māori Language Week with Māori…

Iwi balance becoming more female
Iwi balance becoming more female

Women outnumber men in every Māori tribe and the imbalance is growing, new research shows.

Te reo in a league of its own for young star
Te reo in a league of its own for young star

Playing for New Zealand by the time she's 17 is the goal ... and Tiana's well on the way.

Māori words and phrases of the day: School (Kura)
Māori words and phrases of the day: School (Kura)

The NZ Herald, with Māori Television, is marking New Zealand's 40th Māori Language Week with Māori words…

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School opens door to te reo early
School opens door to te reo early

Year 2 students at Glenfield's Mānuka Primary School are still learning to read and write in English…

Tuehu Harris: Historic image helps sustain the Māori language journey

Forty years ago, in April 1975, a high profile protest march from the Far North to Wellington was being planned to co-ordinate…

Paora Maxwell: Protect precious taonga by giving te reo a go

Everyday use of Maori language in Aotearoa is accepted in many areas of society but we still have a way to go before its…

Paul Moon: Te reo Maori should learn from English

The last century has seen more of the world's languages perish than at any previous time in human history, and if anything…

Dean Mahuta: Take te reo Maori into digital media
Dean Mahuta: Take te reo Maori into digital media

Our parents and grandparents' generation grew up in strong Maori communities that were predominately…

Wiki o te reo Māori taken to heart

Rnui kaumtua Hori (George) Winikerei Taua never thought he would see the day when Maori and English words took equal places…

Alexander Gillespie: Endangered species and cultural traditions must be protected

In contemporary NZ, our collective impacts have resulted in 25 bird species, with populations of less than 250 individuals…

Māori words and phrases of the day: Travel

The NZ Herald is marking New Zealand's 40th Maori Language Week with Māori words and phrases for a different theme…

Pupils are the stars in new digital book

Children from a Māori immersion class in Pukekohe are the stars of a new digital book released by Auckland Transport…

video Learn travel words – Kupu with Lou Tyson
Learn travel words – Kupu with Lou Tyson

Lou Tyson, a presenter on TV2’s live studio show 2Kaha, introduces travel-related words and phrases…

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