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Whirinaki Kaitiakitanga Program

Year Started: 
2004
E-mail address: 
Group Members: 
100
Address: 
Whirinaki Rainforest
Te Urewera
New Zealand

A place / catchment based community led initiative that embraces kaitiakitanga practices, responsibilities and behaviours , embracing not just environmental restoration, but also the communication, community, leadership, social, economic and cultural and learning restoration required to grow a rich future.

Particularly note  the radical "Nga Hua a Tane" rainforest research program led by our Kura, www.whirinakirainforest.info/ecosystem_services_value

Contact person:
Peter Goldsbury - external network coordinator, with many others providing local project leadership
 
Affiliates:
Many affiliates providing win-win support opportunities.

 

Sponsors: 
Many partners supporting individual projects