A proposal for the strategic alignment of Māori Television has received the support of the organization’s Māori and Crown stakeholders.
Chief Executive Paora Maxwell said support for the proposal was received following a briefing on Friday.
Mr Maxwell said stakeholders expressed their support for the strategic direction and the principles of the proposal, in particular its intent for a multi-media approach to the future and also a refreshed focus on Māori language and culture.
Media StatementBoard chairperson of Māori Television Georgina te Heuheu says the review of Māori Television is about ensuring the station is in the best position to operate in a fast-changing, multi-platform digital era.
NEW DOCO ON MĀORI TELEVISION EXAMINES SOCIAL HOUSING INITIATIVES
A new documentary to air on Māori Television in the lead-up to the election will address the reality of low income housing in this country in a climate of state gentrification and privatisation.
WHARE TAPA WHĀ, (loosely translated as these four walls), will screen on Monday, September 15 at 9.30pm.