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Maori artist with paintings

Nine Maori artists are exhibiting paintings on suicide in Whanganui. The exhibition is entitled He Taonga Awhina – The Treasured Gift of Life.

“Suicide is a significant community health problem,” said Hinemoa Ranginui, the organiser of the exhibition.

“The key message is that suicide is preventable, and it’s everybody’s business.”

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