Kaumātua Perspectives of Covid-19

July 31, 2020 at 4:33 PM

From Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga

Two engaging new videos have recently been uploaded to our Media Centre as part of NPM's Covid-19 programme of outreach into our research networks and wider communities.

As the country has adapted to the realities of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, the elderly were identified very early on as a vulnerable population of our whānau, hapū and iwi.

NPM Senior Research Fellow, Dr Teorongonui Josie Keelan, led an engagement programme with Ngāti Whakaue kaumātua which has highlighted stories of resilience, of connectivity, of whānau and hapū, of leadership and of problem solving, all tied up in the catch cry of “Feed the Pā”.

Click here for more information and to watch the videos

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