Whānau Ora Commissioning Agency Chair, Merepeka Raukawa-Tai and Materoa Mar (Chief Executive of Te Tihi o Ruahine Whānau Ora Alliance) attending the premiere of Ka Puta Ka Ora. Ka Puta Ka Ora is a documentary showcasing the outstanding response to COVID-19.
The documentary premiered on Friday March 19th at the Regent on Broadway in Palmerston North and Materoa Mar said their role was to be a centre, bringing together what it was their communities were looking for.
"No-one was greater than anyone else. That's the beauty of being connected. It was through the efforts of many that those communities were reached".