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Matarakau: Nga Korero mo nga rongoa o Taranaki

Year:
2011
Duration:
3 months
Approved budget:
$4,500.00
Researchers:
Professor Leonie Pihama
Health issue:
Other (generic health or health services)
Proposal type:
Māori Health Project - Grant In Aid
Lay summary
This application is for the publication of the HRC/FoRST project 'Matarakau: Nga Korero ma nga rongoa o Taranaki' to enable dissemination of the report to those working in the area of traditional healing. The application comes as a result of requests from Maori healers at the Rongoa symposium held in June at Rotorua. The grant will be utilised to undertake editing, formatting and printing of the report for dissemination. This publication will enable distribution of the findings, providing insights to a wide range of people working in the health sector in regards to the experiences and knowledge of traditional healing practices.