26 Apr 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 26 April 2013

From Morning Report, 6:27 am on 26 April 2013

A Ngati Manawa action group says four years' worth of attempts to share a large forest among a group of tribes has been a waste of time; The Department of Conservation on the Chatham Islands is looking to resolve allegations of cultural violation through talks instead of any prosecution; A principle in Te Tairawhiti says changes to a winning classroom support plan to raise Maori achievement needs to involve the programme's designer - professor Russell Bishop; The Government says the relevance of the modern-day Maori Council is one of the key points of a review of the legislation that supports the organisation.