Conference Presentations, interviews, publications

29 July 2019: "Saving  Humanity - What's Morality got to do with it?", Climate + Change  seminar, NorthTec, Whangārei.

5 February 2019: "Indigenous Food for thought on radical action in our climate crisis era!" Pacific Food Sovereignty & Traditional Knowledge Conference, Takahiwai, Aotearoa, New Zealand (power point slides here).

November 2018: "Water is Life!" (Organic NZ - re-published with permission on Aotearoa Water Action Inc's website, 2019).  

November 2018: "Communicating the climate change crisis" (NorthTec, Whangārei).

May 2018: Interviewed for the "Puaki" ta moko photographic exhibition (by Michael Bradley).

8 March 2018: Public address ("Don’t Do It!" Trans Pacific Partnership Rally and Petition Handover, Parliament Buildings, Wellington).

23 February 2018: "Consciousness and Social Transformation", Pacific Climate Change Conference, Wellington, New Zealand (see also power point slides that go with the speaking notes).

29 November 2017: E-mission possible: Expert roundtables on thorny questions for a net-zero New Zealand” - Rountable #1 “Unlocking our Low-Emissions Future”, Victoria University, Wellington. 

28 September 2017: “Māori Cosmology, the Fractal Universe, Quantum Consciousness & Awakening”, Green Planet FM interview.

March 2017: A Panel discussion focusing on environmental protection and economic empowerment for women held in New York in conjunction with the 61st session of the UN's Commission on the Status of Women 13-24 March 2017.

10 September 2016: “The 42nd Anniversary International Indian Treaty Council (IITC) conference” (Waimanalo, Hawai’i). Presentation topic: “Environmental Health, and Environmental Defenders” (see two short videos here and here).

12 December 2015: “Change Everything” climate justice conference (Wellington, New Zealand). Presentation topic: “Tino Rangatiratanga (indigenous self-determination), oil claims and resistance”.
23 November 2015:
“Northland Regional Council Oil Exploration Workshop” (Whangarei, New Zealand).  Presentation topic: “Māori perspectives”.

September 2015: "A Call to Action"  (Cultural Survival Quarterly Magazine).

15 August 2014: NGO conference – “United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change” (Taipei, Taiwan). Presentation topic: “Change Culture, Change the World.

20-31 May 2013: “12th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (New York, USA). Workshop Topic: “Voluntary Fund Recipient Training”.

2009: “UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) Indigenous Peoples Training” (Cairns, Australia).  Presentation topic: “Treaty of Waitangi Claims Settlement Negotiations on land and resource issues”.

2008: Subject of an episode of the documentary series “The New Migration” (Māori Television).

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