19 Dec 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 19 December 2013

From Checkpoint, 6:48 pm on 19 December 2013

The Labour Party has chosen former iwi chair and businessman, Adrian Rurawhe, to contest the Te Tai Hauauru seat at next year's election; A Human Rights Commission reports - sparked by multiple complaints - has found innocent people caught up in the 2007 Te Urewera raids had their mana trampled; The support service, Youthline, says keeping young Maori engaged in education, training and culture is the key to reducing their high rates of depression; The Government will invest two-and-a-half million dollars to explore new ways to bring matauranga Maori and science together.