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Three councils give green light to Bonny Glen landfill

Friday, 16 November 2018, 10:19 am | Joint Press Release

Three councils give green light to Bonny Glen landfill to save ratepayers up to $25 million More >>

Systemic racism to blame for Maori health inequality

Friday, 9 November 2018, 2:29 pm | Joint Press Release

Systemic racism is to blame for New Zealand’s glaring ethnic health inequalities, which lead to poorer health outcomes and lower life expectancy for Maori, says Dr Owen Sinclair, a Maori Paediatrician based at Waitakere Hospital whose research focuses ... More >>

Independent Power Retailers Lay Joint Complaint to EA

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 8:10 pm | Joint Press Release

NZ’s Largest Independent Power Retailers Lay Joint Complaint to Electricity Authority, Calling for Urgent Action More >>

A clear vision for New Zealand’s waterways

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 12:06 pm | Joint Press Release

DairyNZ and NZME have launched a national movement called The Vision is Clear – to inspire all Kiwis to get involved with looking after New Zealand’s rivers, streams, lakes and beaches. More >>

New report amplifies voices of Kiwis with digital exclusion

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 10:56 am | Joint Press Release

The Vodafone New Zealand Foundation and InternetNZ today published a research paper, Out of the Maze, to provide a platform for the voices of Kiwis [1] experiencing digital exclusion. More >>

Youth Labour and Young Greens on Conversion Therapy Bill

Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 4:17 pm | Joint Press Release

Youth Labour and Young Greens on Prohibition of Conversion Therapy Bill Young Labour and Young Greens welcome the lodgement of a member’s bill to ban conversion therapy in New Zealand. Labour List MP Marja Lubeck today released details of a Bill, which ... More >>

Urgent Action to Address Woeful Lack of Board Diversity

Sunday, 28 October 2018, 7:45 pm | Joint Press Release

Urgent Action to Address Woeful Lack of Board Diversity The Government, fund managers and NZX Ltd need to take urgent action to address stalled progress towards diversity on New Zealand company boards, say Professor Judy McGregor, Economist Shamubeel Eaqub ... More >>

EU renews commitment to Pacific climate and biodiversity

Friday, 26 October 2018, 4:18 pm | Joint Press Release

Noumea, New Caledonia – The Pacific Community (SPC), Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) and European Union (EU) have signed a multi-year climate and biodiversity agreement providing funding of some EUR 36 million over four years. Dubbed PROTEGE ... More >>

Conservation Efforts to Preserve Life Below Water

Saturday, 20 October 2018, 11:45 am | Joint Press Release

Suva, Fiji – A new initiative designed to support marine ecotourism and the Sustainable Development Goal 14 was launched today, marking a new era in marine conservation. The South Pacific Tourism Organisation in partnership with Beqa Adventure Divers ... More >>

Framework takes Māori-owned products to the Chinese market

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 4:29 pm | Joint Press Release

World-first food trust verification framework takes Māori-owned products to the Chinese market More >>

Rejection of drug driving testing a blow for victims

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 4:26 pm | Joint Press Release

Two organisations that support road crash victims say they’re disappointed a plan to test for drug driving has been scrapped and denied the chance for a public debate. More >>

Healthiest Schools Challenge kicks off

Tuesday, 16 October 2018, 1:24 pm | Joint Press Release

Media release: New Zealand’s Healthiest Schools Challenge kicks off for 2018 with 57,000 plus participants More >>

Parliament to end Sign Language interpretation of questions

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 12:14 pm | Joint Press Release

Parliament will work with Deaf Aotearoa to make more of Parliament accessible to the widest possible section of the Deaf community. New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) interpretation of oral questions will cease, to allow better use of limited NZSL ... More >>

Cradle to Cradle® partnership

Saturday, 29 September 2018, 9:52 am | Joint Press Release

Cradle to Cradle® partnership to facilitate step change for creativity and innovation in Australasia Wellington / Hamburg: 28 September 2018 More >>

60 years of 111

Friday, 28 September 2018, 1:13 pm | Joint Press Release

60 years of 111 (Joint media release with New Zealand Police, Fire and Emergency New Zealand, St John New Zealand, Wellington Free Ambulance, and Spark New Zealand.) More >>

Regional Tourism marketing boards unite on strategies

Friday, 21 September 2018, 11:41 am | Joint Press Release

Regional Tourism Organisations (RTO’s) Destination Queenstown and Lake Wanaka Tourism have announced a move to collaborate on long-term destination strategies for the region. More >>

Putting communities in the driver’s seat

Friday, 14 September 2018, 9:53 am | Joint Press Release

Wesley Community Action and Deloitte have today [Friday September 14] released a report which celebrates the creative possibilities of giving communities the opportunity to come up with their own solutions to the problems caused by poverty and high levels ... More >>

Ngā Taonga Mātauranga o Ngā Pou Mana Awards

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, 10:05 am | Joint Press Release

PHARMAC and Ngā Pou Mana Māori Allied Health Professionals (NPM) are calling for award nominations for allied health professionals who have had a positive impact on whānau, hapū and iwi. More >>

Christ Church Cathedral Joint Venture Agreement released

Friday, 7 September 2018, 7:58 pm | Joint Press Release

Joint Media Release by Church Property Trustees, Christ Church Cathedral Reinstatement Trust and Christ Church Cathedral Reinstatement Limited More >>

Vodafone and Māori Language Commission join forces

Friday, 7 September 2018, 10:44 am | Joint Press Release

Vodafone New Zealand and the Māori Language Commission have joined forces in a Mahi Tahi agreement to promote and revitalise the Māori language. More >>

 

 

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