Iwi committed to combating climate change

By Moana Maniapoto, Te Ao with MOANA

Māori have fought long and hard to preserve and nurture the environment, but the growing surge of devastating impacts caused by climate change continues.

Mike Smith is the chair of the Climate Change Iwi Leaders Group and, for the last ten years, he has devoted his life to climate action.

Moana Maniapoto asked him what set him on the path he's taken, which has seen him thrust into the spotlight many times.