15 Apr 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 15 April 2013

From Morning Report, 8:48 am on 15 April 2013

One of the Ngati Rarua's most senior members wants to see more of the younger generation become politicians or lawyers to advance the iwi's causes; The Department of Conservation is to trial a new scheme encouraging Northland Maori to start their own business; The lead architect of the new Tuhoe tribal headquarters says his company has been fortunate to hire some Maori graduates who are changing the way the industry is thinking; The Federation of Maori Authorities is impressed with how governments in some Latin American countries are now more willing to support and develop the social and economic wellbeing of their indigenous peoples.