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Ko au te awa, ko te awa ko au I am the river and the river is me

Editor’s Note … Water is an integral, defining part of Mãori self-identity. And here in Hawke’s Bay, Ngãti Kahungunu, the country’s third-largest iwi, has begun to flex its muscles as a more active voice in water issues. In particular, the proposed Ruataniwha dam has drawn the attention of NKII, the organization responsible for the iwi’s […]