Matua Rautia: the report on the Kōhanga Reo claim

Matua Rautia: the Report on the Kōhanga Reo Claim

Waitangi Tribunal (Wai 2336, 2012)

The Waitangi Tribunal has released its report Matua Rautia: the report on the Kōhanga Reo claim. The report deals with a number of issues about the state of te reo Māori in kōhanga reo (Māori language preschools) and the Crown’s obligations to support the kōhanga reo movement and language revitalisation.

Download Matua Rautia: the report on the Kōhanga Reo claim here (4.45 MB PDF). read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – background to the report on the Wai 262 claim

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (Wai 262, 2011)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity. The Tribunal has painted New Zealand as poised at crossroads in race relations and the nation’s sense of identity. The Tribunal’s prescription, based on the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, is to perfect a Treaty based partnership so that Māori interests are better understood and provided for.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In this first post, Carwyn explains some background to the Tribunal’s report. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – perfecting the Treaty partnership

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In the second post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s view on a Treaty partnership based on two founding cultures. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – taonga and intellectual property

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this Tribunal report on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.  In the third post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s view on the need for a Commission to be established to adjudicate on issues surrounding the use of Māori art forms and the matauranga (knowledge) underpinning that expression. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – genetic and biological resources in taonga species

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In the fourth post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s views on genetic and biological resources in taonga species. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – Māori communities and resource management law and environmental policy

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In the fifth post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s views on resource management law and environmental policy. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei –Taonga and the Conservation Estate

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In the sixth post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s views on the conservation estate and taonga. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – Te Reo Māori

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In the seventh post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s views on the Māori language – te reo Māori. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – Mātauranga Māori

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In the eighth post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s views on Mātauranga Māori – Māori knowledge. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – rongoā Māori

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In the ninth post in this series, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s views on rongoā Māori – traditional Māori medicine and healing. read more

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – international agreements

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei (A Report into Claims Concerning New Zealand Law and Policy Affecting Māori Culture and Identity)

Waitangi Tribunal (2011 Wai 262)

Overview

Ko Aotearoa Tēnei – This is New Zealand/Aotearoa is the long awaited report of the Waitangi Tribunal on a number of claims about law and policy affecting Māori culture and identity.

Māori Law Review co-editor Carwyn Jones has written a series of posts examining the major sections of this substantial Tribunal report.  In this tenth and final post, Carwyn sets out the Tribunal’s views on concerns raised by the claimants about international agreements. read more