Māori Manifesto: A Framework for Change

by Te Rau Matatini


The Māori Manifesto: Framework for Change was compiled by eleven Māori Health Leaders calling for;

  • The recognition of Māori indigenous body of knowledge
  • The explicit accountability of the Crown to Māori: Recognition of Te Tiriti o Waitangi (Māori text), United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  • An emphasis on a Māori worldview in the quest for equity and innovation •The investment and respect for aspirations that build upon existing successful and prospective Māori models and achievements  and 
  • 23 Recommendations for Action.