Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Incorporated is honoured to host Prime Minister of New Zealand, the Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern in Kahungunu ki Heretaunga.
MP for Ikaroa-Rāwhiti Hon Meka Whaitiri and Iwi Chairman Ngahiwi Tomoana will co-facilitate the Prime Ministers visit being held at Waipatu Marae in Hastings, beginning with a pōhiri at 10am.
The theme for the day is Regional Kotahitanga/Unity amongst iwi, hapū and whānau, local and regional authorities, private sector businesses and government agencies.
Following the pōhiri, the Prime Minister the Rt Hon. Jacinda Ardern will give an Opening Address trailed by a number of presentations from local leaders covering the following kaupapa:
- Mātauranga Māori;
- Global Tribal Trading.
Prime Minister the Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern will be given the opportunity to provide feedback supported by Māori Ministers in attendance.
There will be time to mix and mingle with our Prime Minister during a Finger Food lunch in the hall. This event will end at approximately 1.30pm.
Whānau, Hapū, Iwi – It would be our pleasure to have you join us for this occasion. We ask that you arrive at 9.45am preparatory for the pōhiri.
This is a catered event, please RSVP by replying to this email by Tuesday 16 April.
Posted: 15 April 2019