Thursday, February 23, 2017

The regional role of iwi

The regional role of iwi
By Julian Wood, 13/02/17
         
    "As Simon Wilson highlights, as ongoing treaty settlements are reached and we see examples of iwi investing wisely, 'iwi are economic powerhouses in the regions and major agents of social cohesion.' ...  While acknowledging that more needs to be done, Bill English rightly pointed out the role that iwi can play in bolstering long term development in their areas, stating that 'Ngāti Whātua’s future is New Zealand’s future.'" keep reading...