26 Jun 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for Thursday 26 June 2014

From Morning Report, 8:48 am on 26 June 2014

A new report says Maori children are five-and-a-half times more likely to die of abuse and neglect than children of other ethnicities; A human rights commission report shows an over ten percent pay gap between Maori and non-Maori working in the public service sector; The organisation running a Maori Tourism Trade day says efforts need to be made to dispel stereotypes visitors have of Maori tourism; The Arowhenua Runanga in the South Island want to make a fisheries area off the coast of Timaru, they've been harvesting for over five hundred years, a mataitai reserve.