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Pay Gap Reporting Could Net Larger Wages For Low Paid

Monday, 2 May 2022, 6:51 pm | MindTheGap NZ

Lower paid employees could get a pay hike of as much as $1700 a year if businesses start reporting their pay gap according to a new study. Analysis applying what the impact of pay gap reporting has been in other countries to New Zealand showed that ... More >>

We Won’t Fix The Retirement Gap If We Don’t Address Our Pay Gaps

Wednesday, 6 April 2022, 6:13 am | MindTheGap NZ

New figures that show a massive gap between men’s and women’s Kiwisaver retirement savings reinforce the need to urgently address New Zealand’s pay gap according to the founders of a campaign aimed at closing the pay gap. Data released by the ... More >>

Government Plan Applauded For Recognising Pay Gap An Issue For Ethnic Communities

Tuesday, 29 March 2022, 6:23 pm | MindTheGap NZ

An Ethnic Employment Plan released today shows that the Pay Gap in New Zealand is having a significant impact on our ethnic communities according to the founders of a campaign aimed at closing the pay gap. Released by Minister for Diversity, Inclusion ... More >>

MindTheGap Campaign Applauds Findings Of Select Committee

Monday, 21 March 2022, 8:35 pm | MindTheGap NZ

The founders of a campaign to address pay gaps between employees are applauding the findings of a Select Committee. Parliament’s Education and Workforce select committee has been conducting an investigation into ‘pay transparency’ with a ... More >>

NZ’s Large Employers Report Pay Gaps, Signals Mood For Change

Tuesday, 8 March 2022, 6:57 am | MindTheGap NZ

A Public Pay Gap Registry has gone live at mindthegap.nz , showing 47 of our large employers are reporting their gender pay gaps. Seven of those are also reporting their Māori pay gap, and seven are reporting their Pasifika pay gap. The businesses ... More >>

Three More Weeks To Say ‘YES’ To Pay Gap Reporting

Tuesday, 15 February 2022, 2:39 pm | MindTheGap NZ

Businesses have three more weeks to report and register for MindTheGap’s Public Pay Gap Registry by the March 1 deadline. The Registry will launch on March 8 and will list 165 of our largest employers and show whether they are reporting their ... More >>

Inflation Spike Underscores Need For Action On Pay Gap

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, 3:29 pm | MindTheGap NZ

The need to close pay gaps for gender, Māori, Pasifika, disability and ethnic communities is more urgent than ever with inflation picked to hit its highest level in 30 years, says MindTheGap NZ . Economists are tipping annual inflation to hit around 6% when ... More >>

Pay Gap Update: All Kiwi Women Working For Free Until The End Of 2021

Monday, 29 November 2021, 6:30 am | MindTheGap NZ

From today, all Kiwi women start working for free, and MindTheGap NZ is calling on all Kiwis to #JustAsk businesses about their pay gaps. According to Stats NZ, the 9.1% gender pay gap means that women in New Zealand are now working for free ... More >>

MindTheGap NZ Announces Employer Pay Gap Registry

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 6:47 am | MindTheGap NZ

On the 49th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act (EPA), MindTheGap NZ has announced a Public Pay Gap Registry at mindthegap.nz to highlight the need for fairer pay for Māori, for Pacific peoples, for gender, disability communities and other ethnicities ... More >>