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Whareroa claimants WAI 88
"As will be discussed further in the sub-section dealing with Terminology, there has been much debate around the nomenclature to be used to describe the respective claimant groups. For the purposes of this report, a certain position has been adopted which is explained below. For now, it is noted that although the Tribunal Directions and Project Brief originally used the term Te Ātiawa/Ngātiawa ki Whakarongotai, this has been altered in accordance with claimant perspectives"Ngātiawa - Te Atiawa Scoping Report Draft 20 Oct 2015 released by Waitangi Tribunal today, 225 pages long ask your representatives Ani and Damian Parata for a copy.
WAI 88 for Parata - Nohorua Whanau Only, according to WAI 88 claimants Ani and Damian Parata Marae loses again.
At least we have been given fair warning of what the exclusive WAI 88 claimants are up too, interesting really. We watch the word play and listen.
giving a presentation
Whāia Te Ahi Kā : Ahi Kā and its role in hauora Author: Kiri Parata - Te Atiawa ki Waikanae, Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāti Ruanui. New Zealand
Yet still our iwi members make a concerted effort to either come home on a regular basis or be engaged in iwi activities through social media and other avenues.