Developing a strong understanding of our members and their aspirations for Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō is important for several reasons:
In the long term, having this information will enable us to answer questions like:
Our approach to building this understanding about members has two elements:
Element 1: a direct information building campaign. We will be investing in a plan to:
Element 2: ensuring we continue building a clearer picture of our iwi membership as we engage with whānau in other ways.
Our plans for improving engagement are outlined below, but alongside our engagement initiatives we intend to build systems and processes for capturing feedback and ensuring it is taken into account in our planning and decision-making.
Within a year we will have:
Within five years we will have:
Used this information to develop and implement a long-term strategy that is both a reflection of our collective vision and a driver of a strong, thriving Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō.