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Te Ahuwhenua and the 'Sons' of the Soil': A history of the Maori-Farmer-of-the-Year award
(Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, 2011)
The Ahuwhenua Trophy is awarded in an annual contest for the Māori Farmer-of-the-Year and was first held in 1932. The competition was initially between small-scale family farms and continued government modernisation ...
Small-scale Maori horticulture : sustainability and the nexus between introduced crops and traditional lands
(Lincoln University., 2013-06-14)
Maori horticulture is framed by the introduction of tropical crops to the temperate climes of the base of the Polynesian triangle. So-called traditional plants such as kumara (sweet potato), kamo kamo (squash), karenga ...
A short history of Māori farming through the Ahuwhenua Trophy
The Ahuwhenua Trophy was established in 1932 by Āpirana Ngata with the intention of creating an inter-iwi contest for Māori settled on tribal land. During the 1960s interest in the contest declined when the costs incurred ...
Impacts on Māori of the Ōtautahi/Christchurch earthquakes
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society and Design. Department of Social Science, Parks, Recreation, Tourism and Sport., 2013)
The earthquakes that struck Ōtautahi/Christchurch began September 2010 and continued throughout2012 with the worse shock being February 22, 2011. The extended ‘seismic event’ radically altered thegeophysical and socio-cultural ...
Networks of support for Māori mental health: The response and recovery of Tangata Whaiora through the Ōtautahi earthquakes
(Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, 2015-01-19)
This report presents the experiences of Tangata Whaiora (Mental health clients) through the disastrous earthquakes that struck Otautahi/Christchurch in 2010-11. It further analysis these experience to how show the social ...
Indigenous Peoples and urban disaster: Māori responses to the 2010-12 Christchurch earthquakes
(Massey University, 2014-09-17)
Indigenous Peoples retain traditional coping strategies for disasters despite the marginalisation of many Indigenous communities. This article describes the response of Māori to the Christchurch earthquakes of 2010 and ...
Indigenous disaster risk reduction: something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue
A short presentation to the session on 'Engaging Indigenous Peoples in Disaster Risk Reduction'.
Initial demographic and economic changes for Maori in a post-disaster landscape
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society & Design, 2013-10-17)
The city of Ōtautahi/Christchurch experienced a series of earthquakes that began on September 4th, 2010. The most damaging event occurred on February 22nd, 2011 but significant earthquakes also occurred on June 13th and ...
Kia Manawaroa: Surviving disaster: Experiences of Tangata Whaiora through the 2010-2012 Ōtautahi/Christchurch earthquakes
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Environment, Society & Design, 2015-02)
This report presents research on the affects of the Ōtautahi/Christchurch earthquakes of 2010 to 2012 on the city’s Tangata Whaiora community, ‘people seeking health’ as Māori frame mental health clients. Drawing on the ...
Māori and the Otautahi/Christchurch earthquakes
This presentation outlines the impacts on the Maori community of the Christchurch earthquakes including responses, resilience and population movements.