Kōrero: Domestic violence

Māori and family violence

In 2017 Te Puni Kōkiri produced an infographic about the prevalence of violence among Māori families in New Zealand. The resource was created using information collected from a range of agencies, including Treasury, Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children, Women's Refuge New Zealand and New Zealand Police. This extract from the infographic illustrates the social impact of family violence on Māori health and well-being.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Te Puni Kōkiri
Reference: Understanding family violence - Māori in Aotearoa New Zealand: June 2017

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Domestic violence - Defining violence', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/zoomify/46902/maori-and-family-violence (accessed 6 March 2024)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 19 Jul 2018