Post by Kiwi Frontline on Mar 15, 2017 16:23:06 GMT 12
TE OHU KAIMOANA FIGHTING FROM SIDELINE
Te Ohu Kaimoana is working with the Iwi Chairs Forum to fend off a government push to work with the forum on fisheries issues rather than the statutorily recognised fisheries settlement trust.
Chief executive Dion Tuuta says the trust wants to engage with the Government on its proposal for a Kermadec ocean sanctuary, its Future of Fisheries overhaul of regulations, and its plan to create Marine Protected Areas that privilege recreations fishers.
He says Maori have to work together to stand up for the Fisheries Deed of Settlement.....