November
14
Thu

Coca-Cola's use of Māori words a 'real tragedy' - health expert

Māori health professionals are outraged at Coca-Cola for targeting Māori in this year's Share a Coke campaign.

October
29
Tue

Dame Tariana Turia presents award to Auahi Kore stalwart – Sue Taylor tonight

This year’s Tariana Turia Award for significant achievement in indigenous tobacco control, presented by Dame Tariana herself, has been awarded to Sue Taylor (Ngati Raukawa, Ngati Kahungunu) at the

October
25
Fri

Survey highlights the need for pokie venues to up their host responsibility game.

New results from the latest Health Promotion Agency (HPA) Health and Lifestyles Survey (HLS) report highlight the need for pubs and clubs who offer pokies to up their host responsibility game.

October
24
Thu

Association of First Nations Inaugural Indigenous Cannabis Summit

Ngā Mihi ki a koutou e ngā manawhenua o te rohe nei.. Ki a koutou ngā iwi Musqueam, Squamish me Tsleil-Waututh. Mai i tōku Moana-nui-ā-kiwa ki tōu, e kore e mutu ake ngā tātai ukiuki i wāenga i a mātou.

October
20
Sun

1 NEWS OIA release on tobacco sales cause for hope

Yesterday a journalist from 1 NEWS published statistics reflecting the sharp decline in tobacco sales since 2016.

October
18
Fri

New statistics show Te Reo Māori protects against alcohol harm

 The report shows that Māori who drink alcohol and live in deprived circumstances are less likely to have a harmful relationship with alcohol if they speak te reo Māori.

October
16
Wed

Spotlight on: Wesley Teua

Ko Maungakiekie te Maunga
Ko Waitemata te Moana
Ko Mahuhu ki te Rangi Waka
Ko Tumutumuwhenua te Whare Tupuna
Ko Ōrākei te Marae

October
2
Wed

Hāpai te Hauora secures major research grant

The Health Research Council has awarded Hāpai te Hauora a Ngā Kanohi Kitea Full Project Grant to explore whānau Māori experiences with an FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder) diagnosis

September
19
Thu

Spotlight on: Anau Henry

To celebrate Tongan language week, I recently attended the opening of a kava bar in downtown Auckland.

September
13
Fri

Vacancy: Communications Lead - National Tobacco Control Advocacy Service

Ko Hāpai te Hauora tētahi tōpūtanga e whai ana i te hauora tūmatanui ki Āotearoa whānui.