2 Feb 2012

Manu Korihi News for 2 February 2012

From Morning Report, 6:27 am on 2 February 2012

The timing of a legal challenge against the Government's granting of an oil exploration permit, will be part of the Crown's defence in a High Court procedure in Wellington; The co-author of a new resource booklet for Maori on growing their own food, says the aim is to help people reconnect with the whenua; Maori tourism businesses in Otago and Southland are putting themselves on the map, by creating a tiki tour to showcase indigenous tourism and cultural experiences; and The Ministry of Science and Innovation plans to appoint its first Chief Adviser for Maori Development.