SELECT COMMITTEE SANCTIONS EXTINGUISHING MĀORI FISHING RIGHTS

The Parliamentary Committee making recommendations on the Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary Bill has ignored the concerns of iwi and supported the confiscation of Māori fishing rights in the Kermadec region. The Local Government & Environment Select Committee has reported back to Parliament and sanctioned the proposition to override Māori interests in respect of quota and iwi…

An update on the Ōtaki to north of Levin Project

July 2016 Our investigations on the Ōtaki to north of Levin Project continue in light of recent growth projections and transport trends for the Horowhenua region. We issued a media release about this. Safety improvements in Manakau and Ōhau In 2015 we completed significant safety upgrades on State Highway 1 (SH1) through the townships of…

Te Tihi o Ruahine Rongoā Workshop Series

There are many definitions of Rongoā from traditional Māori medicine using plants to using it for spiritual healing. Some believe Rongoā was about how we spoke to each other, how we lived and interacted with each other everyday. Te Tihi o Ruahine is excited to bring you the Winter Rongoā Workshop Series featuring some amazing…