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