Work, income and wealth, housing
Economic self-determination recognises a person’s desire to:
It is captured in tino rangatiratanga (self-determination or sovereignty). Tino rangatiratanga reflects the fact that Māori retain ownership over and management of their resources and taonga (treasures) alongside their rights and privileges as New Zealand citizens.
Whāia te iti kahurangi ki te tūohu koe me he maunga teitei.
Seek what you value most: if you bow your head, let it be to a lofty mountain.