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Repatriation Karanga Aotearoa

In 2003, the government mandated Te Papa to develop a formal programme for the repatriation of kōiwi and koimi tangata (Māori and Moriori skeletal remains) from international institutions to iwiiwi tribes. Here you can learn about the repatriation process, see all the repatriations to date, and meet the team.