Story: Ngā haumi a iwi – Māori investment

Fisheries settlement, 2004

This clip from a 2004 news programme includes 1992 footage of Doug Graham, minister in charge of Treaty negotiations, announcing a settlement with Māori over fisheries resources. There was to be more than a decade of heated debate over the allocation of those resources before the Māori Fisheries Act 2004 allocated half the settlement assets to iwi and the other half to a new company, Aotearoa Fisheries Limited.

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Edward Ellison, 'Ngā haumi a iwi – Māori investment - Fisheries and Treaty settlements', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/23131/fisheries-settlement-2004 (accessed 20 September 2019)

Story by Edward Ellison, published 11 Mar 2010