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NZSA / Auckland Museum Research Grants

Monday, 3 August 2015, 11:43 am | Joint Media Statement

The Auckland Museum and NZ Society of Authors are once again delighted to offer two RESEARCH grants for writers who want to utilise the considerable facilities and resources of the Auckland Museum Library in the development of their fiction or non-fiction ... More >>

It’s time for action on Hepatitis C in New Zealand

Thursday, 30 July 2015, 5:01 pm | Joint Media Statement

“It’s time for action on Hepatitis C in New Zealand”– Hepatitis C can be eliminated. More >>

Project tackles invasive weed around Mount Tarawera

Friday, 24 July 2015, 10:49 am | Joint Media Statement

Silver Wattle growing around Mount Tarawera is the focus of a new weed control project aimed at restoring and protecting biodiversity. More >>

Capital Connection to keep running for three more years

Tuesday, 30 June 2015, 5:25 pm | Joint Media Statement

KiwiRail announced today that it will keep the Capital Connection running for the next three years following a funding contribution by Horizons Regional Council and Greater Wellington Regional Council. More >>

TAIHOA to TPPA - application for urgent Treaty hearing

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 5:15 pm | Joint Media Statement

A group of esteemed Māori leaders and academics, including Dr Papaarangi Reid, Moana Jackson, Rikirangi Gage, Angeline Greensill, Hone Harawira and Moana Maniapoto have filed a claim and application for urgent hearing today in the Waitangi Tribunal. More >>

MediaWorks apologises to John Tamihere

Monday, 22 June 2015, 12:15 pm | Joint Media Statement

MediaWorks has apologised publically and made a confidential settlement with former Labour MP John Tamihere over the ex-talkback host’s departure from RadioLive. (Full agreed apology below). More >>

40, 000 left out of an inclusive education push

Monday, 15 June 2015, 3:51 pm | Joint Media Statement

There are almost 800,000 children in our education system. They are all unique, they are all special, they all learn differently, and they learn together. The Ministry of Education’s 2013-2018 Statement of Intent acknowledges the importance of learning ... More >>

New partnership to provide enhanced pasture management

Friday, 12 June 2015, 10:51 am | Joint Media Statement

Farmer-owned co-operative LIC has entered into a partnership with Precision Farming Ltd, supplier of GIS-based systems that manage the application of farm nutrients to optimise pasture growth including fertiliser and effluent. The two companies have ... More >>

Passion2Profit officially joins Primary Growth Partnership

Tuesday, 26 May 2015, 2:20 pm | Joint Media Statement

Deer Industry New Zealand (DINZ) and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) have announced today that a new Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) programme, Passion2Profit, will officially begin. More >>

Three Districts - one roading contractor

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 3:52 pm | Joint Media Statement

A collaborative regional approach taken by the Manawatu, Rangitikei, and Horowhenua District Councils to road infrastructure will see significant benefits for the three councils. More >>

Budget tougher for students

Thursday, 21 May 2015, 3:14 pm | Joint Media Statement

Lowering the annual fee increases for students from 4 percent to 3 percent means universities, polytechnics and wānanga will have less money, say national student and staff unions NZUSA and TEU. More >>

Graham’s Creek flood works progress

Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 2:20 pm | Joint Media Statement

Processing of consents for flood control works at Graham’s Creek in Tairua will proceed on a “non-notified” basis, meaning time savings before the work can go ahead if it is given final consented approval. The announcement comes after applications ... More >>

Waikato students winging their way to Great Walk

Monday, 11 May 2015, 1:17 pm | Joint Media Statement

Waikato students winging their way to Great Walk Pupils at Hamilton’s Hillcrest Normal School will soon be heading outdoors to experience one of New Zealand’s nine Great Walks after winning the Virtual Great Walker competition run by the Department ... More >>

2015 NZ Music Month Summit

Monday, 11 May 2015, 1:15 pm | Joint Media Statement

Meet the Music Agencies - Speakers Announced The NZ Music Managers' Forum together with the NZ Music Commission are pleased to announce the agency representatives who will be leading The Official 2015 NZ Music Month Summit masterclasses on Saturday ... More >>

NZME and NZAL formalise partnership

Monday, 11 May 2015, 1:12 pm | Joint Media Statement

NZME AND NZAL FORMALISE PARTNERSHIP 6 May 2015 - New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME) and the New Zealand Asian Leaders (NZAL) have formalised their relationship with NZME becoming a major sponsor of the highly dynamic professional business group. ... More >>

Glen Innes Music and Arts Centre to be powered by the sun

Monday, 11 May 2015, 12:23 pm | Joint Media Statement

Glen Innes Music and Arts Centre to be powered by the sun Glen Innes residents can now enjoy creating masterpieces in a community space powered by the sun, after solarcity, New Zealand’s leading solar power company today flicked the switch to turn on one ... More >>

Janis Freegard: King of the Forest

Monday, 11 May 2015, 12:18 pm | Joint Media Statement

Janis Freegard: King of the Forest WELLINGTON WRITER JANIS FREEGARD is doing something that is both a stupendous achievement and a likely New Zealand first. She’s publishing a poetry collection and a novel on the same day in May, with two different publishers ... More >>

Technology more important than ever for not-for-profits

Friday, 27 March 2015, 2:14 pm | Joint Media Statement

Upgrading out-of-date infrastructure and making better use of online media are top priorities for Australian and New Zealand not-for-profits in their efforts to keep up in the digital age. More >>

SCL selected as integrated laboratories preferred provider

Monday, 9 March 2015, 5:07 pm | Joint Media Statement

Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital & Coast District Health Boards (DHBs) have selected Southern Community Laboratories (SCL) as their preferred provider for hospital and community laboratory services. More >>

Orora targets 15% energy savings

Monday, 16 February 2015, 4:07 pm | Joint Media Statement

One of New Zealand’s leading manufacturers, Orora, aims to save up to 15% of its energy as part of an ambitious 3 year plan developed with the support of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA). Orora manufactures packaging for a ... More >>

 

 

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