Browsing by Author "Penehira, Mera"

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  • Claiming spaces: Prioritising Maaori worldview

    Penehira, Mera; Doherty, Lyn; Gray, Aroha; Spark, Elaine (Maori and Psychology Research Unit, University of Waikato, 2008)
    Ohomairangi Trust was established as a provider of early intervention services in February 2002. It is funded and accredited by the Ministry of Education, and is the first Kaupapa Maaori based early intervention service ...
  • HIV diagnoses in indigenous peoples: comparison of Australia, Canada and New Zealand

    Shea, Beverley; Aspin, Clive; Ward, James; Archibald, Chris; Dickson, Nigel; McDonald, Ann; Penehira, Mera; Halverson, Jessica; Masching, Renee; McAllister, Sue; Smith, Linda Tuhiwai; Kaldor, John M.; Andersson, Neil (Elsevier Ltd, 2011)
    In industrial countries, a number of factors put indigenous peoples at increased risk of HIV infection. National surveillance data between 1999 and 2008 provided diagnoses for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders ...
  • Māori and indigenous views on R and R: Resistance and Resilience

    Penehira, Mera; Green, Alison; Smith, Linda Tuhiwai; Aspin, Clive (Nga Pae o Te Māramatanga, 2014)
    This article explores the development of Mäori and Indigenous frameworks of resilience, considering the impact of engaging with largely State- led notions of resilience on Mäori development. We highlight the closely linked ...
  • Mouri matters Contextualizing mouri in Māori health discourse

    Penehira, Mera; Smith, Linda Tuhiwai; Green, Alison; Aspin, Clive (2011)
    The vision statement of Te Reo o Taranaki, “Tuku reo, tuku mouri: language, culture, crossing generations”, embodies the essence of an understanding of mouri which goes beyond the simple dictionary translations of “life ...
  • Mouri Tu, Mouri Moko, Mouri Ora! Moko as a wellbeing strategy

    Penehira, Mera (University of Waikato, 2011)
    This research has been undertaken within the Health Research Council funded International Collaborative Indigenous Health Research Partnership (ICIHRP) program, “The role of resiliency in responding to blood borne viral ...