Historical context and Māori health disparities

Understanding Māori health disparities today requires you to understand the context within which they have developed.

The Timeline below, allows you to review a series of significant historical events, before and after the Treaty of Waitangi/ Te Tiriti o Waitangi was signed,  ranging from the first contact between Māori and non-Māori to the present day.

You can either view the text timeline or watch the video series:

Click here to watch the video timeline


Click on the parchment image (the transcript) below to view the text timeline of historical events.

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