Maniapoto Māori Trust Board is a tribal organisation that aspires for a Vibrant Maniapoto Iwi. The Maniapoto Māori Trust Board seek to achieve the following outcomes:

Vision

For a unified Maniapoto Iwi achieving cultural and social wellbeing, environmental sustainability and economic growth.

Mission

Connecting, enabling and facilitating opportunities for Maniapoto

Philosophy:

“A muri kia mau ki tēnā, kia mau ki te kawau mārō, whanake ake, whanake ake”

(Forever hold fast to the spearhead flight formation of the kawau).

Maniapoto iwi interpret the translation as being:
“Our future well-being will be determined by the strength of our commitment to stand together united in spirit, mind and purpose.”
The spearhead flight formation of the kawau has been depicted in the logo adopted by the Board.

Values:

Wairuatanga

Te Reo o Maniapoto

Kotahitanga

Manaakitanga

Mana

Whakapapa

Rangatiratanga

Ūkaipō

Kaitiakitanga

Whanaungatanga

Whakatupuranga

Mauitanga

Purpose:

To be accountable to Iwi

To represent Maniapoto Iwi

To advocate for and on behalf of Maniapoto

To facilitate development and change

To monitor progress towards achieving aspirations

To grow capacity & knowledge

To create opportunities

To inspire the maximisation of potential

To protect & advance Maniapoto interests

Attributes:

Respect for others

Consistent in delivery

Effective and efficient processes

Disciplined, professional and prepared

Communicate effectively, consistently and actively engage Maniapoto Iwi

Strong leadership& robust decision making

Clarity in roles, responsibilities and outcomes

Proactive and Innovative

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