Tai Tokerau Climate Change Action Week and Conference
18 to 24 April 2021 Te Puna o Te Matauranga, NorthTec Marae, Gate 1, NorthTec, Raumanga Valley Road.
- Raise awareness of ecological regeneration, biodiversity and the water cycle for mitigating and adapting to climate change.
- Raise the mana of mātauranga Māori as a vital foundation for climate mitigation and adaptation.
- Celebrate the diverse action already happening here and link these efforts to climate mitigation and adaptation.
- Expand the canvas for action through enhancing networks, supporting current initiatives and further planning.
Registrations are now open.
Conference themes are:
- Ngahere (forests and trees)
- Moana me te wai ara, (the ocean and waterways)
- Kainga me taone (the places where we live)
- Kai me te oranga (food and wellbeing)
- Change (manaaki me oranga)
- Kai whenua (regenerative agriculture).
Day one: Powhiri, conference opening and presentations and the Ngahere and Moana me te wai ara more>
Day two: Kainga me taone, Kai me te oranga, Change and Kai whenua themes more>
Conference fee options
- $60 (contributes to kai and other conference costs)
- Koha (for non-waged)
- Pay it forward: $120, paying for non-waged including students. (20 conference spaces will be reserved for under 20s).
Please direct debit to the Climate Change Tai Tokerau Northland Trust bank account:
Climate action week events
2021 is the inaugural Climate Action Week. Planning is underway to create some events to establish a pattern for every year until the job is done! The Climate Action Week is still under construction. more>
The Walter Jehne Webinar and conference will be zoom.