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Need For Specialist Services For Children And Young People

Thursday, 27 August 2020, 8:37 am | Toah-Nnest

National sexual violence network TOAH-NNEST recognizes the significant contributions of Louise Nicholas and backs her calls for more dedicated support for vulnerable children. Louise has made key contributions to New Zealand’s response to sexual ... More >>

Ending Sexual Violence Together

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 11:24 am | Toah-Nnest

prevention and intervention. Following Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s post-Cabinet press conference we are encouraged to see the acknowledgement of the mistakes made and the need to address this. The five points outlined in the action plan, which ... More >>

Media statement from TOAH-NNEST

Friday, 28 September 2018, 5:28 pm | Toah-Nnest

In the spirit of the Prime Minister’s request today at the United Nations that the #MeToo movement becomes #We Too, Te Ohaaki A Hine-National Network Ending Sexual abuse Together (TOAH-NNEST) would like to congratulate Parliamentary Under Secretary ... More >>

Children, young people excluded from sexual violence support

Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 9:37 am | Toah-Nnest

Te Ohaakii a Hine-National network Ending Sexual Violence Together (TOAH-NNEST) has written to Ministers Carmel Sepuloni (Ministry of Social Development MSD) and Tracey Martin (Oranga Tamariki OT), as it seems that an unintended consequence of the split ... More >>

Labour Party Youth Camp

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 10:10 am | Toah-Nnest

New Zealand’s national network for those working in specialist sexual violence services, TOAH-NNEST wishes to express their dismay about harmful sexual behaviour reported to have happened at the Labour Party youth camp in recent times. They would ... More >>

Media release from TOAH-NNEST - David Seymour

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 10:37 am | Toah-Nnest

TOAH-NNEST, the national sexual violence network, is disappointed to see the ACT Party Leader David Seymour aligning himself via Twitter to a club t shirt that objectifies women. He Tweets (26 Feb) his support for Auckland Uni Meat Club whilst donning their ... More >>

Sexual Violence Concerns around Data Sharing

Friday, 10 March 2017, 10:24 am | Toah-Nnest

TOAH-NNEST, as a national network of Sexual Violence agencies, opposes the new expectation of NGO contractors to supply MSD with individual client level data. The sharing of individual client data threatens to undermine what the Sexual Violence sector believes ... More >>

Sexual Violence sector partners with ACC

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 3:09 pm | Toah-Nnest

Sexual violence is highly prevalent in New Zealand; we know that at least 1 in 5 Kiwis will experience sexual violence at some time in their lives. There are serious and long-term impacts on the physical and mental health of survivors. Te Ohaakii ... More >>

New sexual violence court pilot welcomed

Tuesday, 25 October 2016, 4:19 pm | Toah-Nnest

Te Ohaaki A Hine- National Network Ending Sexual Violence Together (TOAH-NNEST) welcome the recent announcement from Justice Minister Amy Adams that a pilot programme regarding sexual violence cases will be trialled in the Auckland and Whangarei courts. Judge ... More >>

TOAH-NNEST meets with US Vice-President Joe Biden

Thursday, 21 July 2016, 1:25 pm | Toah-Nnest

United States of America, Vice-President Joe Biden is currently on a Pacific tour, visiting Aotearoa and attended a reception in Auckland last night hosted by Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully. More >>

Call on Government to prioritise child sexual violence

Thursday, 30 June 2016, 1:14 pm | Toah-Nnest

TOAH-NNEST strongly supports the call for the new Children’s Commissioner to place particularly focused attention on the issue of Sexual Violence against children and youth. Outgoing Children's Commissioner Russell Wills has described the manslaughter ... More >>

TOAH-NNEST welcomes announcement on Sexual Violence services

Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 2:06 pm | Toah-Nnest

TOAH-NNEST welcomes Ministers Adam and Tolley’s pre-budget announcement in light of months of uncertainty for the sector services. “An injection of more money will be fantastic.” Says TOAH-NNEST spokesperson Ms Lyons. The increased budget of 46 ... More >>

Specialist Sexual Violence Sector delighted with priorities

Friday, 1 April 2016, 10:48 am | Toah-Nnest

The sector is very pleased to see that the government has accepted and aligned its work priorities with many of the recommendations of the Select Committee Enquiry into Sexual Violence Services. We acknowledge the massive contribution from Government, ... More >>

Sexual Violence Prevention Agency supports Defence Force

Wednesday, 16 March 2016, 10:38 am | Toah-Nnest

The Defence Force promises new strategies in dealing with inappropriate sexual behaviour in the organisation More >>

Sexual Violence Prevention and Intervention Network appalled

Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 10:06 am | Toah-Nnest

Sexual Violence Prevention and Intervention Network appalled at group promoting legalisation of rape A national network of sexual violence prevention and intervention agencies are calling on the NZ Police to respond to ‘Neomasculinist’ group meet-ups, ... More >>

Call to oust Blanc from NZ

Tuesday, 19 January 2016, 3:04 pm | Toah-Nnest

Sexual Violence Prevention Agency Joins Call to oust Blanc from NZ A National Network of Sexual Violence Agencies TOAH-NNEST has joined the call from Women’s Refuge to ban a group of American ‘pick-up artists,’ Real Social Dynamics, from coming ... More >>

Sexual Violence Group calls out for Action Plan

Tuesday, 15 December 2015, 3:45 pm | Toah-Nnest

A national network of sexual violence service agencies implores Government to develop an action plan to implement the recommendations from a recently released report into a Justice Response to victims of sexual violence. More >>

Open letter to female MPs in the house who stood up

Friday, 13 November 2015, 11:47 am | Toah-Nnest

A National Collective of Sexual Violence Agencies TOAH-NNEST has written an open letter applauding the bravery of the representatives of the house who stood and disclosed their experience of sexual violence. TOAH-NNEST also acknowledged any victim/survivors ... More >>

Toah-Nnest Supports Sexual Violence Prosecutions Agreement

Saturday, 11 May 2013, 11:11 am | Toah-Nnest

Greater international co-operation in prosecuting crimes of sexual violence against women and girls, promised by the government this week, has been has been welcomed by Te Ohaakii a Hine National Network Ending Sexual Violence Together (TOAH-NNEST). More >>

Praise for good start on sexual violence work

Friday, 17 September 2010, 10:00 am | Toah-Nnest

The Government has made a “promising start” to work to address and prevent sexual violence - and it faces an enormous task ahead, representatives of Te Ohaakii a Hine-National Network Ending Sexual Violence Together (Toah-Nnest) said today. More >>





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