Te Tiriti o Waitangi/The Treaty of Waitangi a translation of the Maori text



This poster like resource includes the wording of Te Tiriti/The Treaty and the translation of the Maori text. It raises the question of difference and includes the international law finding that Maori text takes precedence of both counts. Reference is also made to the Declaration of Independence which is included in both Maori and English.

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Te Tiriti o Waitangi, Treaty of Waitangi, An English Version, As you can see there are two documents, The Declaration of Independence of New Zealand.

Primary author: Network Waitangi Otautahi

Secondary author: Unknown

Publisher: Network Waitangi – Otautahi

Publication format: Education hand-out, Fact sheets, Poster

Publication date:

Publication place: Otautahi

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Content type: Explanation of Treaty, History, Kawanatanga, Treaty generally, Treaty itself

Collection: Network Waitangi Otautahi

Formal group: Tauiwi Treaty

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural

General related topics: Colonisation, First Peoples’ rights

Historical period: 19th, 20th

Historical event: Treaty, Declaration of Independence of New Zealand