Dr Mera Penehira and Suicide Prevention – Te Karere interview


Dr Mera Penehira talks to our historical trauma and injustice as an issue that needs to be acknowledged in rectifying the high rates of suicide for Maori. You can watch the interview here.

Mera will also be speaking at the National Conference on Suicide Prevention on World Suicide Prevention Day. Conference details and registration here.

Author: Te Wharepora Hou

Te Wharepora Hou is a collective of wāhine who are mainly Tāmaki Makaurau based, but we have strong participation from wāhine based elsewhere in Aotearoa and the world. We have come together to ensure a stronger voice for wāhine and are concerned primarily with the wellbeing of whānau, hapū, iwi and all that pertains to Papatūānuku and the sustenance of our people.

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