Moana Jackson is a New Zealand Maori lawyer specializing in constitutional law, the Treaty of Waitangi, and international indigenous issues. He is Director of Nga Kaiwhakamarama I Nga Ture (the Maori Legal Service) which he co-founded in 1987. He was born on October 10, 1945, in Hastings and died on March 31, 2022, at age 76 in Waimana, New Zealand.
He was the son of All Black Everard Jackson and the brother of Syd Jackson.
Moana Jackson attended Primary School and Hastings Boy’s High School. He graduated in Law and Criminology at Victoria University Of Wellington, he also practiced and took up the teaching of the Maori language.
The name of Moana Jackson’s wife has not been disclosed yet though he is married.
It was made known that Moana Jackson had four children, however, their names remain unknown as of now.
Moana Jackson died in New Zealand’s Bay of Plenty, following a lengthy illness with cancer.