Te Manu Korihi News for 30 November 2012
A High Court judgement has found the Crown has not betrayed Taranaki Whanui iwi by offering land to neighbouring iwi, Ngati Toa. Waikato Tainui says helping its people find work and keeping them in their rohe is extremely difficult - describing the situation as an employment quagmire. A Te Kuiti police officer who has just graduated from a wananga course says Maori people she deals with feel more comfortable with her - and her course has empowered her to handle situations more calmly. Leading Maori scholars, artists and kaumatua will begin consultation on the new Maori Art Gallery as part of the multi-million dollar Hundertwasser Art Centre project in Whangarei.