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Te Kupenga - the Māori Economic Development Unit sits within the Strategic Policy & Programmes group of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment MBIE.
We are responsible for leading, in collaboration with other agencies and other parts of MBIE, the Crown response to He kai kei aku ringa – The Crown-Māori Economic Development partnership. ERERE is the action plan for the strategy
While impossible to maintain 'business as usual' we've pulled together information on business support to the COVID-19 response on four dedicated web pages. Click links below.
COVID-19 Business Support
This suport includes a MESSAGE from Robin Hapi, Chair Māori Economic Development Advisory Board.
We also have descriptions of the FUNDING support available across government agencies.
Other avenues for business support to Māori can be found HERE
And to their credit, a number of Māori representatives from around the motu share their views on what MĀORI COVID-19 Lockdown.