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  1. Video for Expert says smoking tax hike "doing more damage than good"
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    Expert says smoking tax hike "doing more damage than good"

    New Zealand has the highest price relative to income in the world for a pack of 20 cigarettes.   Dr Marewa Glover is calling on the Associate Minister of Health Jenny Salesa to look into the yearly tax hike on tobacco which she says isn't preventing people from smoking.

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    Govt boost forestry to drive regional development

    Regional development has received support through the funding of forestry and employment initiatives in Budget 2019, both areas of significance in the East Coast where Gisborne District Councillor Meng Foon welcomes the announcements.

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    A well-meaning Budget 2019 offers almost half a billion for Māori

    With almost half a billion dollars in targeted funding for Māori and an emphasis on mental health and living, Budget 2019 is certainly a well-meaning Budget for Māori.  However, it remains to be seen whether the government's lofty ambition to create the world's first 'Well-being' Budget will bring lasting change.

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    Passionate reo speakers honoured

    An actor and a tohunga, both passionate about te reo Māori, have been honoured at Government House in Auckland.

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    20k NZers sign petitions for better funding of medicines

    Eight petitions are to be presented to the government calling for better funding for breast cancer, chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, lung cancer, non-small-cell lung cancer, myeloma, multiple myeloma, ovarian cancer and Pompe disease.

  6. Video for Ministers challenged to create Youth engagement strategies in portfolios
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    Ministers challenged to create Youth engagement strategies in portfolios

    With Youth Parliament underway, Youth MPs will soon take to the beehive to learn first-hand about democracy and influence decision making. But do everyday youth think the government does enough to engage them in the political space?

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    Māori Media Shift- Tūranga FM

    Matai Smith, station manager at Tūranga FM, talks about how the station is responding to changes in the media landscape. 

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    Māori world view for local governance frameworks

    A newly released local government localisation report has a strong Māori governance focus which Bay of Plenty regional councillor Arapeta Tahana says would benefit iwi.

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    Rangatahi support free mental health pilot

    Rangatahi are set to benefit from Piki, the government's first free service for 18 to 25-year-olds who experience mild to moderate mental health distress.

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    More funds promised to tackle regional challenges

    An investment of up to $82.4mil from the Provincial Growth Fund will go towards initiatives to grow skills and employment following an announcement by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern this morning.

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