Toi Tangata is a Māori agency which develops, delivers, and champions kaupapa Māori based approaches to kori (physical activity) and kai (nutrition).

We draw from mātauranga Māori to inform, advise and empower people who are active in health and related social services.

Our Latest Mahi

Check out our latest webinar!


  • The Pouārahi – Training and Education Manager leads the ongoing design, development, expansion and delivery of Kaupapa Māori-centred physical activity and nutrition initiatives throughout Aotearoa. The position has specific responsibility for managing and growing ‘He Pī ka rere’, a mātauranga Māori initiative to increase movement......

  • We have looked at the current campaign policies of relevance to our mahi at Toi Tangata and the wider sector we engage with. Key kaupapa for us at the moment include actions that address food insecurity and the achievement of food security and sovereignty; the......

  • We are delighted to welcome Zirsha Wharemate (Ngati Ranginui), who is joining the team to provide technical nutrition advice to Toi Tangata.  Zirsha will commence this part time support to Toi Tangata from October while remaining in her role as an Oral Health Promoter for......


Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons

3 weeks ago

Toi Tangata

Applications are now open for the Growing the Puna internship!

Applications close 15 October 2020
... See MoreSee Less

4 weeks ago

Toi Tangata
Congratulations Erina Korohina!

Congratulations Erina Korohina!Erina Korohina has been awarded a Heart Foundation Māori Cardiovascular Research Fellowship, and will use kaupapa Māori approaches to support whanau and communities in leading nutrition initiatives to support healthy hearts.

The research is part of $4.2 million dollars of funding awarded by the Heart Foundation to support heart research and specialist training in Aotearoa.

Read more 👉 bit.ly/36gKzNN
... See MoreSee Less

Comment on Facebook

Congratulations 👏 you wonderful wahine toa xx

Erina!!!! 🤣🤣

Load more