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UC academics aim to advance Vision Mātauranga

02 May 2023

Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | the University of Canterbury aims to inspire its academics to discover new ways to contribute to the University's Vision Mātauranga.


Dr Rebecca Peer and Dr Matthew Hughes are two of the recipients of the UC Vision Mātauranga Development Fund.

The Vision Mātauranga Development Fund of $200,000 is to develop mutually beneficial research partnerships with Māori communities, expand Indigenous knowledge (mātauranga Māori) research, and advance Māori academic leadership. Its approach enhances Māori success and unlocks science and innovation potential of Māori knowledge, people, and resources.

The 2023 recipients are:

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