Webinar: Māori, Stats and Data Sovereignty – The Impacts of the 2018 Census for Communities, Wellbeing and Funding
Date(s) - 14/10/2019
Join Community Research for this free webinar which explores the issues with the 2018 Census data collection and examines what the implications could be for communities and funding. See our website to read some relevant articles prior to the webinar.
We will also discuss iwi data sovereignty and data bias and the reasons why we should all pay more attention to the data and quality of the data we provide, use and collect.
The webinar is presented by Kirikowhai Mikaere, a leading Māori data and information specialist, focused on harnessing information to empower iwi, hapū, whānau and community development and Tahu Kukutai, Professor of Demography at the National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis where she leads the research programme Te Para One E Tū Mai Nei: Māori and indigenous futures.
This webinar will be useful for community organisation managers across the tangata whenua, community and voluntary sectors, policy workers, community researchers and those working on contract funding and planning.