The Benefits of Kapa Haka
Nga Hua A Tane Nore: The Benefits of Kapa Haka is a significant research scoping document. It was commissioned by Te Matatini and the Ministry for Culture and Heritage and researched by Te Kotahi Research Institute, Waikato University. It provides a wide overview of benefits - cultural, social, health, educational and economic - with excellent quotes and observations and a useful bibliography. It identifies that the benefits of kapa haka have been underestimated and sets the stage for future research and policy design.
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