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Waiana Kotara is of Māori and Scottish descent. She will share her lived experiences of abuse before, during and after being placed in State care. She will discuss the impact that the abuse in care has had on her life, and how it impacted on her pathway in life. Waiana will also discuss recommendations including having a safe avenue for children in care to share concerns that they have. 

Witness Statement of Waiana Kotara for the Maori public hearing

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