iwi


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iwi

(ˈiːwɪː)
n
(Peoples) NZ a Māori tribe
[Māori, literally: bone(s)]
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Feedback received from the IWI Culture Assessment will enable an understanding of the culture surrounding invisible wounds which includes post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injuries and other cognitive, emotional or behavioral disorders associated with trauma experienced by an individual.
Both front and rear wear Tritium dots for low light work, and IWI throws in a sight tool to make the adjustments a snap.
Going forward, Rachel believes Maori entrepreneurs will increasingly invest in social enterprises that bring together iwi investment, social reform, and give back in a socially responsible way.
In 2007, when Nuku took up the kaiwhakahaere role, she said she couldn't believe nurses working for iwi health providers were paid up to 20 per cent less than other nurses.
In fact, silence is the best reaction,' Iwi told Inquirer Entertainment editor Rito P.
BNZ head of Maori business, Pierre Tohe, said, 'We see significant opportunity for Tamaki Makaurau Maori over the next five years as iwi leverage their respective Treaty settlements, and take advantage of commercial opportunities.
IWI has had some success with foreign military sales since the ACE was introduced.
Whanganui River Iwi have sought to protect the river and have their interests acknowledged by the Crown through the legal system since 1873," says MP Christopher Finlayson, New Zealand's attorney general.
Every two years or so, an iwi will work with Te Papa to develop the exhibition and inevitably the exhibition will contain a number of items to be borrowed from the iwi.
Although the texts available to Maori were less extensive in number and scope than to many other societies, they nevertheless were instrumental in broadening concepts of belonging to larger groupings beyond those of hapu or iwi, as discussed in Michael Steven's article in this volume.
The claims come at a time when the Government is being criticised by Maori leaders for its failure to consult properly with iwi over onshore and offshore mining activity.
At a recent IWI seminar, hosted by GE Nantgarw, the company demonstrated examples of lean manufacturing it has successfully implemented.