Post by Kiwi Frontline on Oct 5, 2020 3:27:41 GMT 12
MĀORI PARTY PROMISES $19M CASH INJECTION FOR KAPA HAKA COMPETITION TE MATATINI
The Māori Party has promised to invest $29 million into kapa haka - with $19 million to go towards the world's largest kapa haka competition Te Matatini - amid concerns around "funding inequalities" in the arts sector.
The Māori Party has promised to inject $19 million - up from $1.9 million - into Te Matatini as part of its newly-announced Toi Māori policy. A further $10 million will be invested into community, Hapū and Iwi development of kapa haka......