MEDIA

Members of Te Rōpū Whakakaupapa Urutā regularly speak to the media about COVID-19 to provide accurate information to whānau Māori, hapū and iwi, as well as raise issues and concerns we have, in an effort to ensure Māori needs are met during the pandemic.

For any information about our media coverage, or for media enquiries, please contact Gabrielle Para at media@uruta.maori.nz or phone 027 967 0094.

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Response group criticises COVID-19 law failures to recognise Māori

June 3rd, 2020 by RNZ

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Māori waiting for elective surgery prioritised on waiting lists

May 28th 2020, by Newstalk ZB

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Spike in Rheumatic Fever Cases in Wellington

May 25th, 2020, by RNZ

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Papaarangi Reid: Pushing for real change

May 24th 2020, by E-Tangata

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COVID-19 tracer app: What does it mean for Māori?

May 21st, 2020, by Te Ao News

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COVID-19 and Māori health: 'The daily 1pm briefings have been an exercise in whiteness'

May 13th 2020, by the Spin Off

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Five Māori leaders on what COVID-19 has changed

May 11th 2020, by stuff.co.nz

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Coronavirus: the demand for equality in the battle against COVID-19

May 10th 2020, by stuff.co.nz

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Covid-19 Coronavirus - Māori and Pacific patients could be prioritised for electives by greater Auckland and Northland DHBs

May 9th 2020, by NZ Herald

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Tapatahi - Govt policies made to support Māori need to be implemented better.

May 5th 2020, by Tapatahi, Māori Television

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Māori health professionals left out of Epidemic Response Committee meetings

May 4th 2020, by Radio NZ

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The Hui - Interview with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Māori partnerships for COVID-19 response

May 3rd 2020, by the Hui, TV3

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Marae - Professor Papaarangi Reid and Assoc. Professor Sue Crengle on equity in the health system

May. 3rd 2020, by Marae, TVNZ

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Tapatahi - Assoc. Professor Elana Curtis on tangihanga during Alert Level 3

Apr. 30th 2020, by Tapatahi, Māori Television

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Government's Māori Covid-19 response all words, no action - response group

Apr. 21st 2020, by RNZ

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Tapatahi discussion about the government’s Covid-19 Māori response action plan - Dr Rawiri Jansen

Apr. 20th 2020, by Māori Television

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Te Arawa Waka - Dr Elana Curtis on COVID-19

Apr. 14th 2020, by Te Arawa Waka

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Concerns over Māori data collection, isolated communities

Apr. 9th 2020, by The New Zealand Herald

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Coronavirus: Maori health specialists want to see data

Apr. 9th 2020, by RNZ

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Māori health experts question government testing

Apr. 9th 2020, by Stuff.co.nz

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Coronavirus: Government response has shortfalls and blindspots - Māori health professionals - Dr Elana Curtis

Apr. 7th 2020, by RNZ

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An open letter to the government from a Māori public health specialist

Apr. 5th 2020, by E-Tangata

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Te Ao with MOANA – Dr Elana Curtis & Dr Curtis concerns for Māori in pandemic

Mar. 31th 2020, by The Daily Blog

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Urutā: COVID-19 Advice for Māori by Māori health experts - Dr Matire Harwood

Mar. 28th 2020, by Te Ao Māori News​

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Covid-19 lockdown: What do Māori need to know? - Dr Elana Curtis

Mar. 27th 2020, by Te Karere​

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NZ coronavirus lockdown – Expert Reaction

Mar. 23rd 2020, by SMC​

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$56.5m to be spent on Māori coronavirus response package

Mar. 22nd 2020, by Stuff.co.nz​

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Government cash boost to Māori communities welcomed - Dr Rawiri Jansen

Mar. 22nd 2020, by TVNZ​

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The Hui - Dr Rhys Jones

Mar. 22nd 2020, by TV3​

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Concerns around Maori health - The Panel - Dr Rhys Jones

Mar. 20th 2020, by RNZ​

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Coronavirus: New pandemic group says Māori 'left out' of planning - Dr Rawiri Jansen

Mar. 20th 2020, by Stuff.co.nz
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Coronavirus: Fears Māori communities to be hit hard - 'Everybody is on red alert' - Dr Rhys Jones

Mar. 19th 2020, by NZ Herald
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History say Maori need greater role in Covid plan - Dr Rhys Jones

Mar. 19th 2020, by Radio Waatea
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Coronavirus: Traditional Māori funeral practices should stop, health experts say - Dr Sue Crengle

Mar. 18th 2020, by Stuff.co.nz
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Coronavirus could be deadlier for vulnerable communities - Dr David Tipene-Leach

Mar. 18th 2020, by Stuff.co.nz
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Why equity for Māori must be prioritised during the Covid-19 response

Mar. 18th 2020, by Thespinoff.co.nz
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Māori health providers set up communication hub to combat covid-19 - Dr Rhys Jones

Mar. 17th 2020, by RNZ.co.nz

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Te Ao Moana speaks with Dr Papaarangi Reid about COVID-19 and a response strategy by Māori, for Māori, about Māori - Dr Papaarangi Reid

Mar. 16th 2020, by Māori Television
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Tākuta Rawiri Jansen's plan for Māori about Coronavirus - Dr Rawiri Jansen

Mar. 13th 2020, by Te Ao​

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