27 May 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 27 May 2013

From Checkpoint, 6:49 pm on 27 May 2013

A Ngati Manawa action group is planning to occupy land in protest at the failure of eight iwi to share forestry among themselves; The Green Party's candidate for Ikaroa-Rawhiti says wants to speak up for the people shut out of decision-making; The leader of a lower North Island iwi which has settled its treaty claim says reaching settlement can be challenging - especially due to Crown staff turnover; A Ngaruahine doctoral student says there is a lot of concern amongst young Maori females and their parents about the way they portray themselves on social networking sites, such as Facebook.