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National Hauora Coalition is a Māori-led charity and primary health organisation. In collaboration with our partners, we deliver a wide range of innovative health and social programmes that improve outcomes for whānau and benefit Aotearoa. Our history covers over two decades, driven by the hopes, dreams and aspirations for whānau Māori to achieve self-determined success.

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Prosperous families, living well

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Enhancing and enabling the strengths of whānau to achieve rangatiratanga – self-determined success

He Kupu Taurangi mō te Mana Taurite

Mana Taurite pledge

The Mana Taurite Pledge is a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and to equity for Māori – now and for future generations.

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Generation 2040

Generation 2040

The Generation 2040 Project National Hauora Coalition (NHC) is pleased to announce the launch of Generation 2040; a whānau centered strategy that will see improvements across health providers, ensuring tamariki Māori are given the best start in life. Most Māori whānau...

British Medical Journal Open publishes paper about Mana Tū study

British Medical Journal Open publishes paper about Mana Tū study

The British Medical Journal Open recently published a paper describing the study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial of the Mana Tū programme. Mana Tū is a unique Māori-lead programme developed and led by the NHC that supports people with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes to successfully self-manage with their condition.

Mana Tū: a whānau ora approach to type 2 diabetes

Mana Tū: a whānau ora approach to type 2 diabetes

The New Zealand Medical Journal recently published a paper describing the rationale behind the development of the Mana Tū programme. Mana Tū is a unique Māori-lead programme developed and led by the National Hauora Coalition that supports people with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes to successfully self-manage with their condition.

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Vulnerable populations need to be first to get their first vaccination

Vulnerable populations need to be first to get their first vaccination

PRESS RELEASE 20/08/2021 Vulnerable populations need to be first to get their first vaccination National Hauora Coalition (NHC) supports Te Rōpū Whakakaupapa Urutā’s call for the New Zealand Government to immediately prioritise Māori and Pasifika in the COVID-19...

Time to right the wrongs of decades of underfunding

Time to right the wrongs of decades of underfunding

PRESS RELEASE 10/08/2021 Time to right the wrongs of decades of underfunding In a landmark report released yesterday to the Waitangi Tribunal, we have confirmation of significant and continual underfunding of Māori health in Aotearoa. The report, commissioned by three...

National Hauora Coalition welcomes the Government’s partnership budget

National Hauora Coalition welcomes the Government’s partnership budget

PRESS RELEASE - 20/05/21National Hauora Coalition welcomes the Government's partnership budget The Budget announced today by the Government shows a significant commitment to whānau wellbeing and a strong willingness to partner with Māori to effect real change in Māori...