The acronym INA stands for Immanuel, Noelle and Apihaka.
INA KAUPAPA AKE
To improve the quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS.
To improve the quality of information on HIV given to our communities.
To advocate for the rights of all Indigenous people
The acronym INA stands for Immanuel, Noelle and Apihaka. The first two names are from two Pacific Island infants tragically taken by AIDS, the last name is from a Māori/Pacific Island child who was spared, despite both parents being HIV positive.
The red ribbon represents HIV/AIDS. The break in the ribbon represent's an interruption of whakapapa in the blood stream. The koru represents new life/lives and new beginnings -restoration of Mana. And the supporting hand of Whānau.
The best way to get in touch with INA is here on their website.