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Sir Eddie Taihakurei Durie keynote speaker at the Law, Ethics & Responsibility Symposium

We are pleased to announce that Sir Eddie Taihakurei Durie will be a keynote speaker at the up and coming  Law, Ethics & Responsibility Symposium 23-25 November 2015, Waikato-Tainui College for Research and Development. Sir Eddie Taihakurei Durie will present a proposal and provide case study examples for the governance of water.

The Symposium will also explore legal principles for the governance of public goods –  based on the notion of Responsibility, Trusteeship, Guardianship, Kaitiakitanga.

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