The third reading of the Tūhoe Claims Settlement and Te Urewera Bill is underway in Parliament and a contingent of Tūhoe have travelled to Wellington for the reading. Other members of the Iwi have gathered in Taneatua to view a live feed of the historical event.
She was one of the biggest advocates for indigenous broadcasting and worked tirelessly to bring indigenous broadcasters together. As a result, she became the general secretary of the World Indigenous Television Broadcast Network. Patagaw Tamilaw from Taiwan and the Paiwan tribe recently passed away suddenly in Canada.