Community Housing Aotearoa and Philanthropy New Zealand are looking at finding urgent solutions to build more homes for those in need.
Te Aupōuri, Ngāti Rangiwewehi, Ngāti Whakaue, Tūhourangi Ngāti Wāhiao
Born and initially raised in Rotorua, her family moved to the Far North community of Te Kao when she was 8 years old. She is a graduate of Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Te Rangi Āniwaniwa and spent her first tertiary years at Auckland and Waikato universities studying Bachelors in Science and Māori.
That science background comes in handy when covering both health and court stories. She also loves covering treaty settlements as she is fascinated by the details and stories in historical accounts.
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