This plan provides an updated framework that is informed by Te Tiriti o Waitangi to protect whānau, hapū, iwi and hapori Māori from the impacts of COVID-19. It will help guide health and disability system actions for Māori through the next 3 to 12 months of the COVID-19 response.
A summary of key themes and topics from engagement activities from Wānanga Hauora 2021: Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Māori health governance and leadership workshops for members of Iwi Māori Partnership and District Health Boards.
The Annual Data Explorer presents results from the 2020/21 New Zealand Health Survey, with comparisons to earlier surveys where possible. Results are available by gender, age group, ethnic group, neighbourhood deprivation and disability status.
In 2020, the Ministry of Health launched the Māori Influenza Vaccination Programme (MIVP) to increase access to the influenza vaccine for vulnerable Māori groups, particularly kaumatua, and to address persistent health equity gaps for Māori. The More Than Just a Jab MIVP evaluation was prepared for the Ministry of Health by Research Evaluation Consultancy Ltd to understand the impact of the MIVP on Māori influenza rates and equity.
Whakamaua: Māori Health Action Plan 2020-2025 is the implementation plan for He Korowai Oranga, the Māori Health Strategy. It sets the government’s direction for Māori health advancement over the next five years.
This publication is a companion document to Whakamaua: Māori Health Action Plan 2020-2025. It provides a summary of the insights gathered during an extensive engagement process in 2019 to develop Whakamaua.