Moana Eruera: We must stop the number of our tamariki going into the system
In these times of unprecedented disparities, the rising cost of living, coupled with the continued disproportionate data on tamariki Māori entries to state care – the future for social services is clear.
It’s about ensuring that tamariki Māori and whānau holistic needs are met.
It’s about the Crown acting on the intergenerational cry from Māori to work with us to dismantle and devolve statutory social services and expedite the transfer of investment, resources and decision-making powers to our people - urgently.
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