Waitangi, Treaty of


Waitangi, Treaty of
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  • Waitangi, Treaty of — ▪ United Kingdom Maori [1840]       (Feb. 6, 1840), historic pact between Great Britain (British Empire) and a number of New Zealand Maori tribes of North Island. It purported to protect Maori rights and was the immediate basis of the British… …   Universalium

  • Treaty of Waitangi — Infobox document document name=Treaty of Waitangi image width=200px image caption=One of the few extant copies of the Treaty of Waitangi date created=February 6, 1840 date ratified= location of document=Archives New Zealand writer=William Hobson… …   Wikipedia

  • Waitangi Tribunal — The Waitangi Tribunal (Māori: Te Rōpū Whakamana i te Tiriti ) is a New Zealand permanent commission of inquiry established by an Act of Parliament in 1975. It is charged with investigating and making recommendations on claims brought by Māori… …   Wikipedia

  • Waitangi Day — Traditional Maori Waitangi Day celebrations at Waitangi, Bay of Islands. Also called New Zealand Day Observed by New Zealanders Type …   Wikipedia

  • Treaty of Waitangi claims and settlements — have been a significant feature of New Zealand race relations and politics since 1975. Over the last 30 years, New Zealand governments have increasingly provided formal legal and political opportunity for Māori to seek redress for breaches by the …   Wikipedia

  • Waitangi Day — Helen Clark lors d une cérémonie māori à Auckland, le 6 février 2006. Observé par …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Waitangi (Northland) — Waitangi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Waitangi — (Māori for weeping waters ) is the name of various places, towns, and settlements in New Zealand. The two most notable of these are: * Waitangi, Northland * Waitangi, Chatham IslandsWaitaki, the name of the river marking the boundary between… …   Wikipedia

  • Waitangi Tribunal — (New Zealand) a body set up in 1975 to deal with claims under the Treaty of Waitangi 1840. It was restructured in 1985. For the Maoris, it is said to be more than a simple consensual contract, having as it does the additional force of the… …   Law dictionary

  • Waitangi, Northland — Waitangi (Northland) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Waitangi. Localisation de Waitangi Waitangi (en māori « eaux qui pleurent ») est une …   Wikipédia en Français


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