Ratana ICT hub hosts Digital Maori Forum

Members of Parliament gather to be called onto Ratana Marae for the annual celebrations of Tahupotiki Wiremu Ratana’s birthday. Computers in Homes coordinators were invited to attend the corresponding Maori Digital Forum held in the Ratana ICT Hub and Archive Centre on 23rd January 2015. The Maori ICT gathering was attended by Di Daniels (National Coordinator) ... Read more

InZone Girls’ hostel opening Te Kainga Huarahi

Members of the Auckland Computers in Homes Steering Group at InZone Girls’ hostel Powhiri, opening Te Kainga Huarahi on 22 January 2015. The InZone Boys’ hostel Te Kainga Wananga has been open for 4 years to enable Maori and Pasifika boys to attend Auckland Grammar School, with one now shortlisted for AGS Head Boy 2015. ... Read more

Empowering Newcomer Families and Youth

Interview with Di Daniels, National Coordinator of Computers in Homes (New Zealand) “We often say that Computers in Homes is not about the computer. It is about developing social capacity, promoting social cohesion and building social capital.” Bridging the digital divide means bridging an intercultural divide. Replicated in 19 regions across New Zealand, the Computers ... Read more