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Court: Auckland District Māori Council election unlawful

Monday, 21 August 2017, 5:16 pm | Maori Council

The High Court has declared that the 2015 election of the Auckland District Māori Council (also known as the Tamaki Makarau District Māori Council) was unlawful. The declaration was made after an application by Daniel Nehemia, a member of the ... More >>

NZ Māori Council statement on former co-chairman Maanu Paul

Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 9:50 am | Maori Council

3 May The NZ Maori Council has not approved or considered a claim by Mr Paul in relation to the foreshore of New Zealand and nor has the Council acknowledged him as a co-chair. Taihākurei Durie Chair NZ Māori Council More >>

Māori Language Policy

Monday, 18 July 2016, 11:43 am | Maori Council

As the Minister of Māori Development takes the final steps to establish Te Mātāwai as the new and innovative body to lead the Māori Language strategy, the New Zealand Māori Council congratulates the 13 appointees to the Board who have been selected ... More >>

Māori Council back on track

Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 10:40 am | Maori Council

Yesterday, the High Court formally declared that a meeting arranged by a small group within the New Zealand Māori Council last February was not a lawful Council meeting and that the decisions made at that meeting were void. This clears any doubts about ... More >>

Māori Council response to the Waitangi Tribunal

Friday, 6 May 2016, 12:23 pm | Maori Council

“The New Zealand Māori Council welcomes the Waitangi Tribunal Trans-Pacific Partnership Report,” says Council Chair Sir Edward Durie. “The report provides helpful advice on how to move matters forward in protecting Māori interests in international trade ... More >>

Election of Maori Council Chair and Deputy Chair

Saturday, 16 April 2016, 7:45 pm | Maori Council

Election of Council Chair and Deputy Chair Sir Edward Taihakurei Durie was elected Chair of the Council at a meeting in Wellington today. Owen Lloyd was elected Deputy Chair of the Council. A five member Executive was also elected. More >>

Judd and Fox presenting at Māori Governance Hui

Monday, 25 May 2015, 3:52 pm | Maori Council

New Plymouth Mayor Andrew Judd and Māori Party Co-leader Marama Fox are the latest to join an exciting line up of speakers and presenters attending this weekend’s Te Tatau Pounamu Maori Governance and Representation Conference in Palmerston North. More >>

Māori Representation and Governance Conference

Tuesday, 12 May 2015, 9:11 am | Maori Council

Māori representation, mandate and participation will be discussed at a conference being convened by the New Zealand Māori Council in Palmerston North, on Sunday 31 May 2015. More >>

Water rights, Te Reo Maori strategy and Maori representation

Monday, 2 February 2015, 11:18 am | Maori Council

Water rights, Te Reo Maori strategy and Maori representation being discussed at Waitangi on 5 February “New Zealand Maori Council will be discussing our key policy initiatives in an open forum at Waitangi on Thursday 5 February.” says NZMC Co-Chair Maanu ... More >>

A water policy that’s fair for all New Zealanders

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 8:55 am | Maori Council

A water policy that’s fair for all New Zealanders A national water policy framework must provide for the interests of the natural environment, the general public and Māori, say the Co-Chairs of the Council, Maanu Paul and Sir Edward Taihakurei Durie, ... More >>

Everybody owns water: A framework for water policy

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 8:54 am | Maori Council

Media Statement Everybody owns water: A framework for water policy that’s fair to all New Zealanders More >>

DISCUSSION PAPER ON A WATER POLICY FRAMEWORK

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 8:52 am | Maori Council

DISCUSSION PAPER ON A WATER POLICY FRAMEWORK 22 December 2014 Practice 1. The New Zealand Māori Council says national water policy should provide for the interests of the natural environment, the general public and Māori. 2. The Māori interest ... More >>

Background to the NZMC Water Policy Framework

Tuesday, 23 December 2014, 8:51 am | Maori Council

Background to the NZMC Water Policy Framework 22 December 2014 SECTION 1. ETHICS, RESPONSIBILITY AND LAW This section examines the ethical content of the policy. Other sections will be added as the work is progressed. Proposal in brief The New Zealand ... More >>

Widespread Support for New Zealand Maori Council

Monday, 16 September 2013, 3:15 pm | Maori Council

Halfway through government’s month-long nationwide consultation process on the review of the Maori Community Development Act, the vast majority of those speaking at the consultation hui have argued to keep the Act and for Maori Wardens to remain ... More >>

NZMC Congratulates Dame Susan Devoy on her new role

Monday, 25 March 2013, 1:06 pm | Maori Council

The New Zealand Maori Council has today congratulated Dame Susan Devoy on her new role as the Race Relations Commissioner. "We are pleased to welcome Dame Susan as Race Relations Commissioner, and look forward to a close and meaningful relationship," ... More >>

Maori Council Acknowledges The Minute Of The Supreme Court

Friday, 15 February 2013, 8:53 am | Maori Council

NEW ZEALAND MAORI COUNCIL MEDIA RELEASE The New Zealand Maori Council Acknowledges The Minute Of The Supreme Court Issued This Afternoon. Donna Hall, lawyer for the Council, says the Court advised that the judgment of the Court will not be delivered ... More >>

Supreme Court Will Not Rule on MRP Sale Before Feb 18

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 7:28 pm | Maori Council

NEW ZEALAND MAORI COUNCIL MEDIA RELEASE The New Zealand Maori Council acknowledges the Minute of the Supreme Court issued this afternoon. Donna Hall, lawyer for the Council, says the Court advised that the judgment of the Court will not be delivered ... More >>

Maori Council on Supreme Court Hearing

Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 11:05 am | Maori Council

Press Release from New Zealand Maori Council New Zealand Maori Council is pleased to announce that the Supreme Court has approved the application to "leapfrog" from the High Court to the Supreme Court said Ms Hall. The case will be heard on ... More >>

Maori Council File Appeal In Water Case

Saturday, 15 December 2012, 12:59 pm | Maori Council

Press Release from New Zealand Maori Council The New Zealand Maori Council and the Waikato River and Dams Claims Trust have filed their appeal against Tuesday's decision of Justice Young in the water claim case. More >>

Maori Council considering ruling

Tuesday, 11 December 2012, 4:48 pm | Maori Council

The New Zealand Maori Council is considering the decision issued by Justice Young today. The matter has been determined on a narrow legal issue. The moral issue has still be to addressed in public debate. More >>

 

 

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