He Wāhine Toa Kei Te Kokiri

In early 2021, 12 members of the WISPA Board, Team and Agency network undertook 40 hours of intensive Te Kaa training, founded by Precious Clark from Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei. In parallel, we were delighted to welcome Māori Women’s Development Inc (MWDI) as a strategic partner to support our WISPA work in Aotearoa New Zealand, and to also guide us in our delivery of the 8th IWG World Conference on Women & Sport. Both these initiatives have led us to establish our Māori Rōpū, He Wāhine Toa kei te Kokiri (Strong Women Making a Move).

The rōpū works closely with the Board to support and integrate WISPA’s commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi.


Pam Elgar
Ngāruahine me Te Atiawa
WISPA Foundation Member and Chair of the Rōpū, 

 

Mere Rangihuna
Ngāti Hine me Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara
WISPA Board Member

MWDI representative Prue Kapua
Ngāti Whakaue me Ngāti Kahungunu

Erin Roxburgh-Makea
Ngāti Porou
WISPA Board Member

Monique Maihi-Pihema
Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei

Peta Forrest
Te Rārawa me Ngāti Porou

Chantal Bakersmith
Ngā Puhi/ Ati-Haunui a Paparangi

Vanessa Mill
Ngāti Porou, Ngā Puhi
Co-Founder and Kaihautū of Tū Mātau Ora

 

 

 

 

 

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