Let’s mobilise against domestic violence

photo of Sue McCabeSue McCabe
Chief Executive
National Council of Women of New Zealand

Words are no longer being minced when talking about New Zealand’s intolerably high rate of family and domestic violence.  Instead, everyone seems to be on the same page about the need to act. Read more »

150 years since Chinese were invited to New Zealand

Press Release – NZ Chinese Association

This year, the New Zealand Chinese Association (NZCA) celebrates and commemorates the 150th anniversary of the first main group of Chinese businessmen to visit New Zealand at the invitation of the Otago Provincial Council and the Otago Chamber of … Read more »

Lisa Owen interviews Helen Clark

Press Release – The Nation

Global commitments to greenhouse gas reductions ahead of Paris are not enough to tackle climate change and developed countries, including New Zealand, need to do more We need New Zealand to act. We need everyone to act. Asked about … Read more »

Minister opens papakāinga near Tauranga

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Mori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell will open six new flats at Tahuwhakatiki marae, in Mount Maunganui today. Read more »

Speech to the 2015 Green Cross Health Conference

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Good afternoon, it is a pleasure for me to join you this afternoon for this years Green Cross Health 2015 Conference. I would like to thank Green Cross Health for the opportunity to be here today. It is a real pleasure to see so many pharmacists … Read more »

Healthy Families NZ launched in Waitakere

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has today launched Healthy Families Waitakere in West Auckland. Healthy Families NZ will improve people’s health where they live, learn, work and play, as a way to prevent obesity and chronic illness,” says Dr Coleman. … Read more »

Upper Hutt community groups recognised

Press Release – Upper Hutt City Council

An increase in nominations this year brought an unprecedented number of community groups together for the Wellington Airport Community Awards ceremony for Upper Hutt on 26 August. Read more »

Local board shares concerns over Oruarangi SHA

Press Release – Mangere-Otahuhu Local Board

The Mangere-Otahuhu Local Board is disappointed at the outcome of a community petition to revoke the Oruarangi Special Housing Area in Mangere. Read more »

Helping raise the profile of NZ’s gay and inclusive team

Press Release – NZ Falcons RFC

New Zealands only gay and inclusive mens rugby team, the NZ Falcons RFC, are preparing for a sumptuous Gala Dinner being held Saturday 29 August 2015 at the Ellerslie Events Centre. Read more »

Social Services Sector Conference in Whangarei

Press Release – Social Service Providers Aotearoa

Social Service Providers Aotearoa (SSPA) have chosen Whangarei as the location for their 2015 national conference 17th and 18th September. The conference Maranga Mai! Standing Strong Together will be held in Toll Stadium and will showcase best … Read more »

Another big win for Co-Ed Coffee Educators

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has congratulated Co-Ed Coffee Educators on winning the Diversability Award at the 2015 Diversity Awards NZ in Auckland last night. Read more »