Mātauranga pūkenga tangata

Māori humanities and social sciences research

Humanities and social sciences research with a Māori world view

maori knowledge research expertise

Research expertise

We have research expertise in the following areas:

  • Whānau, hapū and iwi development
  • Māori language and retention strategies
  • Māori creative language for performance and fiction writing
  • Māori education
  • Citizenship rights/education for Aotearoa New Zealand
  • Treaty of Waitangi and its impacts on communities
  • Politics of identity
maori knowledge research connections

Research connections

We have connections with the following organisations:

  • Te Runanga Nui o ngā Kura Kaupapa Māori o Aotearoa
  • Te Whariki
  • Te Māngai Pāho
  • Te Puni Kōkiri
  • Creative New Zealand
  • Ngā Pae O Te Māramatanga
  • Ministry of Culture and Heritage
  • Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

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