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Election Aotearoa: Iwi Politics, Treaty Settlement, Youth, Drugs, Prisons and Middle-Māori

By Election Aotearoa

In part four of the Election Aotearoa debate, the candidates discuss leadership, the Ngāpuhi treaty settlement, youth issues, drug concerns, Māori prisons and middle-Māori.

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"We've got to put ourselves forward into leadership roles" - Parekawhia McLean

By Mānia Clarke

Today marks 124 years since New Zealand became the first country in the world to grant women the right to vote. The new chair of Waikato-Tainui's governance body Parekawhia McLean says more still needs to be done to see more Māori women in leadership roles.