These traditional values form the basis of the E Tu Whānau messages and they are fundamental to the kaupapa - if Māori can rekindle these values and make them work in today’s world this will help to make whānau strong and prosperous into the future.
Aroha giving with no expectation of return
Whānaungatanga it’s about being connected
Whakapapa knowing who you are and where you belong
Mana / Manaaki building the mana of others, through nurturing, growing and challenging
Kōrero Awhi positive communication and actions
Tikanga doing things the right way, according to our values