With maternal tribal links to Te Atiawa, Taranaki, Ngāruahine Amokura regularly commutes from Auckland to Taranaki as a board member of Te Kotahitanga o Te Atiawa Trust. Her background is in Māori business and enterprise. However, she was also the inaugural chairperson for Shakti Asian Women’s Support Group, where she championed their registration to the National Women’s Refuge Collective. Amokura is keen to share an indigenous view of Aotearoa for a broader audience.
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