Te Manu Korihi News for 30 October 2014
A Maori film and television group says it wants Te Mangai Paho - the Maori Broadcasting Funding Agency - to reconsider ring-fencing three-million dollars for Television New Zealand shows. An Auckland Maori Trust says its new research hub will help the North Island's Whanau Ora Commissioning Agency identify which areas need more attention. Pregnant Maori women who experience domestic violence are more likely to face potential problems when trying to access health care, according to a study by researchers at the University of Auckland. Ngati Kahungunu Iwi (Incorporated) is calling on hapu and whanau to bring fresh ideas to hui discussing the best ways to protect their water rights and the environment.