Ministry steadfast on value of action plan for better outcomes for Māori

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Ministry steadfast on value of action plan for better outcomes for Māori

Virginia
McMillan
Powhiri Turangawaewae
Waitangi Tribunal hearings into primary healthcare began at Tūranagawaewae Marae in October last year, and culminated in findings of serious breaches of Māori rights

The message from Māoridom gathered force in 2019, and the gavel dropped on the health system: guilty of producing unfair inequalities of outcome for Māori and doing little to remedy them. Virginia McMillan reports

Waitangi Tribunal claimants cautioned the Ministry of Health in March about producing a new Māori health docu­ment to refresh an old Māori health docu