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Posts Tagged ‘ Maori language ’

Iwi radio stations get training boost to help further te reo

Apr 27th, 2013 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout

A Whitireia training initiative allows iwi radio station staff to get their skills and dedication recognised, reports VICTORIA COTTERELL.



Mina wants global recognition of music in te reo

Nov 12th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

MAORI LANGUAGE musician Mina Ripia says that there isn’t enough global recognition of music in te reo Maori – and she hopes to change that. Mina Ripia and her band WAI will be performing at the Australasian World Music Expo in Melbourne this week.



Software means websites can now be created in Maori

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

TE REO Maori speakers can now create websites in their native language thanks to a Wellington web software company. SilverStripe launched their content management software in Te Reo Maori recently, allowing users to create their websites in Maori without translating from English first.



Promoting tolerance – teaching Maori culture in schools

Apr 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Lisa Reweti talks to GRANT ELLEN about teaching NZ social history and te reo in Wellington schools.



Tribunal will soon look at Crown treatment of kohanga reo

Nov 14th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout

TESSA JOHNSTONE looks at challenges facing the 29-year-old language movement.