Maori Television was privileged to host the inaugural World Television Broadcasting Conference in Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand. Our role was to facilitate the opportunity for indigenous television broadcasters to come together for the first time ever at an international level.… Uqalimakkanirit
Māori Television will host the first-ever gathering of indigenous television leaders from around the world in Auckland, New Zealand, from March 26-28 2008. The theme of WITBC ’08 is ‘reclaiming the future’ and the aim is to unify, strengthen and promote indigenous broadcasters.
The Māori language is the cornerstone of Māori culture. It provides a platform for Māori cultural development and supports a unique New Zealand identity within a global society. It is a taonga, at the very heart of Māori culture and identity, and must be