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Child Poverty Monitor Timely and Welcome

Monday, 9 December 2013, 9:22 am | Living Wage Aotearoa

The New Zealand Living Wage Movement has welcomed the release of the first annual child poverty monitor today. The Child Poverty Monitor is collaboration between the Office of the Children’s commissioner, the University of Otago’s NZ Child and ... More >>

Movement welcomes Ak's step towards a Living Wage

Thursday, 7 November 2013, 8:56 am | Living Wage Aotearoa

The Living Wage Movement Aotearoa New Zealand congratulates Mayor Len Brown’s for his commitment today to taking a step towards creating a Living Wage Council and is celebrating this major step forward. More >>

Government challenged to come up with solutions on low wages

Friday, 1 November 2013, 4:27 pm | Living Wage Aotearoa

The Living Wage Movement has called on Government to contribute constructive solutions to the growing poverty among working New Zealanders in the light of Treasury’s recent report on the Living Wage. More >>

University candidate forum to address Living Wage, housing

Monday, 30 September 2013, 12:50 pm | Living Wage Aotearoa

Living Wage Aotearoa New Zealand is partnering with the Auckland University Students’ Association (AUSA) and Auckland Action Against Poverty (AAAP) to host an election forum at 12pm today (Monday 30 September) at the University of Auckland Quad. More >>

Towards a Living Wage Council

Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 10:37 am | Living Wage Aotearoa

The Living Wage Movement and West Auckland communities are calling on West Ward candidates in the Auckland Council elections to support a Living Wage and housing for those in need. More >>

Small Business Backing For The Living Wage

Wednesday, 4 September 2013, 12:28 pm | Living Wage Aotearoa

Phil Jones, the general manager of medium-sized Wellington printing business, Thames Publications, said he strongly supports the living wage. More >>

Big Step Towards A Living Wage Wellington

Wednesday, 12 June 2013, 1:08 pm | Living Wage Aotearoa

The Living Wage Movement has today applauded Wellington Council for its vote to endorse the principle of a Living Wage and commitment to work on a plan to achieve it for all staff, including contracted workers. More >>

The race is on to become NZ’s first living wage city

Tuesday, 21 May 2013, 2:22 pm | Living Wage Aotearoa

“The race is on to become to New Zealand’s first living wage city,” said Annie Newman, the National Convenor of Living Wage Aotearoa New Zealand, today. “Both Auckland and Wellington City are currently exploring the benefits of becoming living ... More >>

Warehouse & FIRST Union living wage pledge big step forward

Tuesday, 7 May 2013, 1:33 pm | Living Wage Aotearoa

The Living Wage movement received a boost this morning with the announcement of a major retail chain moving towards a living wage for its workers. More >>

Community, churches and unions unite around call to lift pay

Wednesday, 29 August 2012, 9:33 am | Living Wage Aotearoa

Community organisations, churches and unions will unite on Thursday to celebrate a new movement to address poverty and inequality in New Zealand by lifting low pay. More >>

 

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