Source: NZIER report to the IMSB, July 2015
Māori enterprise range from those formed to grow profit from collectively owned resources to others focused on cultural expression, language and social enterprise.
Greater collaboration between Māori organisations and the private sector can drive better outcomes. This will benefit Māori, Tāmaki Makaurau and Aotearoa New Zealand.
The development and growth of
rangatahi to drive and contribute to Māori innovation and enterprise is essential for a successful future. Rangatahi leadership, education and employment are therefore key focuses for achieving Māori success and innovation through enterprise.
Rangatahi are embracing the self-employment opportunities that the digital space has opened up, working wherever and however they choose. This challenges traditional employment expectations in positive ways.