15 Jun 2012

Manu Korihi News for 15 June 2012

From Morning Report, 6:28 am on 15 June 2012

A group of tribes will soon have right of first refusal to buy any property the Crown decides to sell throughout the Auckland region; A Maori woman working with the Queensland Police Service says recruitment campaigns to encourage more Maori and Polynesian people into the force are paying off; The director of a centre for research excellence at Auckland University, says the low aspirations which many Maori communities have needs to be changed; The Alcohol Advisory Council says its new campaign to reduce alcohol related harm in Maori communities will target binge drinking.