Lately for Monday 15 July 2019
10:20 Whanaungatanga, whakapapa and whānau are the solutions
Whanaungatanga, whakapapa and whānau are the solutions that have always been with us, but are largely ignored. Laura O'Connell-Rapira reflects on the historic hui held in Auckland over the weekend to launch the fourth inquiry into Oranga Tamariki uplifting Maori children.
Laura is the director of ActionStation - "passionate about unleashing the power of the crowd through digital and community organising, effection collaboration, values-based storytelling and creative campaigning." She has written a summary of the hui for Spinoff, and speaks about it with Karyn Hay.
10:30 Wild weather all over New Zealand
Strong weather has been closing in on both the North and South Islands bringing snow to low levels, heavy downpours, and gales in some areas with another stormy front due again later in the week.
NIWA's Principal Scientist Forecasting, Chris Brandolino, explains what weather conditions to expect and where, to help be prepared.
10:45 I Didn't Know That: 5G
The latest of our fortnightly 'I Didn't Know That' segment looks at the 5G network. It keeps turning up in the headlines but what is it exactly?
Dr Faraz Hasan is a Senior Lecturer in Communication Engineering at Massey University, and he talks us through a practical definition.