Story: Workforce composition

Māori graduates

Māori graduates

This is graduation day at Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi, a Māori university established in 1991 by Ngāti Awa of the Bay of Plenty. In 2009 the wānanga also had outreach sites in Auckland and Wellington. Māori-focused tertiary institutes such as this are contributing to the sharp increase in the number of Māori with tertiary qualifications.

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Paul Callister and Robert Didham, 'Workforce composition - Changing industries', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/22683/maori-graduates (accessed 20 September 2020)

Story by Paul Callister and Robert Didham, published 11 Mar 2010