turangawaewae

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turangawaewae

(təˌrʌŋɡəˈweɪweɪ)
n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) NZ the area that is a person's home
[Māori, literally: standing on one's feet]
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Nuku and 10 Te Runanga nurses shared their personal experiences of racism and low pay with the tribunal at Turangawaewae Marae in October 2018.
In New Zealand, Charles and Camilla will be welcomed to Turangawaewae Marae, the home of the Kingitanga or Maori King Movement, where they will view a waka armada of canoes on the country's longest river, the Waikato, on the North Island.
The first claim was settled in 1995 on Turangawaewae Marae, the home of the Maori Queen's own iwi (tribe), the people of Tainui.
In October, Maori nurses gave evidence to the Waitangai Tribunal's health services inquiry at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia.
But the Maori nurse voice was most evident at the recent Waitangi Tribunal hearing at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia in October.
Held at Ngaruawahia's Turangawaewae Marae from October 24-26, the hearing is part of the Wai 2575 kaupapa inquiry into health services and outcomes.
Jordan invited nurses to attend the public hearings, which would be held at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia.
The annual Public Health Association (PHA) conference, held at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia, was attended by around 160 people.
Midlands representative Arme McNicol reminded the board her region had offered to host the forum at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia, a national marae and neutral place for all Maori.
During discussion on the proposal that NZNO host the 2012 forum, the Midlands BoD representative, Ann McNicol, proposed that Turangawaewae Marae be considered as the venue.
"Kia whakaaro kotahi, kia kotahi ra--Think as one, act as one" was the theme of Te Runanga O Aotearoa NZNO's conference and annual general hui (AGH) at Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia last month.
THIS YEAR'S Public Health Association (PHA) conference at Turangawaewae Marae, Ngaruawahia, marked a significant point in the life of the PHA.