Nati Link Issue 11 - Mei 2000

May 2000
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Nati Link profiles local man and out going Farm Manager of Pakihiroa Station - Scartlet Poi, more homes for Ngati Porou is the aim of a new strategy initiated by Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Mana Loans scheme made available to Ngati Porou individuals, businesses and organisations wanting to start new enterprises or expand.

Nati Link Issue 10 - Maehe 2000

March 2000
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Te Runanga o Ngati Porou negotiates terms for Maui whakairo images as part of its marketing strategy 2000, two billion people from 130 countries worldwide tune in to watch the dawn ceremony on Hikurangi maunga and test your knowledge of Ngati Poroutanga.

Nati Link Issue 9 - Oketopa 1999

October 1999
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Ngati Porou wins NPC third division, planning for Millennium celebrations continue with 3 months to go, Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and the Crown sign agreement to allow official access way over Pakihiroa Station to Hikurangi maunga and Te Aitanga a Hauiti hosts 5th Hui Taurima.

Nati Link Issue 8 - Hepetema 1999

September 1999
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Hikurangi Maunga – one of the Key National Dawn sites, Te Runanga o Ngati Porou receives $970,000 for Millennium celebrations and Vote Millennium minister Murray McCully visits the ‘Maui” whakairo at Toihoukura.

Nati Link Issue 6 - Maehe 1999

March 1999
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Te Aio o Nukutaimemeha is finally completed, planning for the Dawn ceremony and other millienium celebrations – well underway and over four hundred Nati compete in the 1999 C2000 Inter Marae Sports Competition.

Nati Link Issue 5 - Tihema 1998

December 1998
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Te Runanga o Ngati Porou celebrates another year of achievements, Ngati Porou hapu receives $78,000 towards running their own Social Service programmes and find out what funding options are available for marae.

Nati Link Issue 4 - Hepetema 1998

September 1998
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Learn how Ngati Porou lands were 'confiscated by the pen', Te Runanga o Ngati Porou and Te Runanga o Turanganui a Kiwa join forces to recognise sports individuals and teams in the inaugural Sports and Cultural Awards and Te Aowera marae gets a face lift.

Nati Link Issue 3 - Hurae 1998

July 1998
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Pakirikiri Marae, Tokomaru - venue for the first Waitangi Tribunal hearing of evidence from Ngati Porou 'expert witnesses' as part of the Intellectual and Cultural Property Rights claim, Te Runanga o Ngati Porou initiates Low Deposit Rural Lending Scheme to enable and improve Ngati Porou home ownership and Judy Kururangi speaks about the budgeting service available to Nati whanau.

Nati Link Issue 2 - Mei 1998

May 1998
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Ngati Porou develops its own education strategy to improve learning in its East Coast and Ngati Porou schools, Nati Link profiles Te Runanga o Ngati Porou - CEO Amohaere Houkamau and a series of documentaries filming Ngati Porou fishermen based on Ngati Porou traditional fishing, beliefs and methodology.

Nati Link Issue 1 - Maehe 1998

March 1998
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Ngati Porou autonomy and future direction- document reviewing the role of Te Runanga o Ngati Porou it's functions and structure underway, Ngati Porou goes to the Auckland High Court to argues the definition of 'iwi' in the on-going debate about the allocation of fisheries assets and over 300 Nati's battle in the 1998 Inter-Marae Sports Competition.