Pauline Tangiora

pauline-tangiora-maori-international-new-zealandMember of the International Steering Committee on Health for Minorities; executive member of the World Council of Indigenous Peoples’ Regional Women’s Committee; member of Rigoberta Menchu’s Committee, Indigenous Initiative for Peace; lifetime member of the Maori Women’s Welfare Leagues; director of Maori International; a trained family counselor and justice liaison; in 1989 awarded the Queen’s Service Medal for her community work in New Zealand and in 1990 awarded the New Zealand Commemoration Medal.