29 April 2022, Tākai Here signing
The landmark Tākai Here partnership agreement was signed at Pipitea Marae on 29 April by leaders from Te Rūnanga o Toa Rangatira, Taranaki Whānui ki Te Upoko o Te Ika, Te Rūnanganui o Te Āti Awa, and Wellington City Council.
5 May 2022, Tūpiki Ora Māori Strategy adopted
Tūpiki Ora is a metaphor for the pursuit of wellbeing, and it establishes the shared commitment of Wellington City Council, Mana Whenua and Māori, to seeking new ways to support our whānau to thrive. The strategy casts its eyes to the far horizon, to ensure that the decisions made in the next ten years benefit mokopuna in generations to come.
1 September 2022, Tūpiki Ora Action Plan adopted
The Tūpiki Ora Action Plan sets out how the Council will implement the strategy for the 2022-2027 period. The goals and actions are grouped into priorities:
- Te whakatairanga i te ao Māori – Enhancing and promoting te ao Māori
- Tiakina te taiao – Caring for our environment
- Te whakapakari pūmanawa – Building capability
- He whānau toiora – Thriving and vibrant communities