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Māori Mental Health Strategy Presented to Ministry of Health

Press Release – Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust

Te Whnau O Waipareira has presented an innovative strategy to support and improve the mental health of Mori in West Auckland to the Ministry of Health. The strategy is outlined in a new publication, Pou Tarwaho Hinengaro or Mental Health Framework, … Read more »

Hāpai Te Hauora supports Māori communities

Press Release – Hapai Te Hauora Tapui

The Mental Health Foundation theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2019 is Explore Your Way to Wellbeing. Whia te ara hauora, whitiora Read more »

Care credit proposed to help close gender pension gap

Press Release – Commission for Financial Capability

A care credit paid into womens KiwiSaver accounts when they take time out of paid work to look after family could help to close the gender pension gap in New Zealand. This is one suggestion up for discussion in the three-yearly Review of Retirement … Read more »

Wellington City Mission partners Soap for Society

Press Release – Wellington City Mission

The untold side of poverty is one that content creator Lucy Revill aims to shed more light on, as Soap for Society kicks off tomorrow. Read more »

First Para Kore Marae bans plastic for future generations

Press Release – Marae Para Kore

A Rotorua Marae has made a stand to ban all plastic bottles and fizzy drinks. Read more »

The Nation: Simon Shepherd Interviews James Shaw

Press Release – The Nation

It has been two years since Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern called climate change her generation’s nuclear free moment. And on Monday, against a backdrop of global climate protest, she will give the opening speech at the United Nation’s climate … Read more »

$40,000 Disability-Focused Bursary for Photographers

Press Release – Joint Press Release

Getty Images and Verizon Media announce $40,000 Disability-Focused Creative Bursary to support and encourage talent as they convey the stories, lives and realities of the disability community SYDNEY, Australia September 20, 2019 Getty Images … Read more »

Voting opens for 2019 local elections

Press Release – Local Government NZ

Voting in the 2019 local government elections is an opportunity to shape the future of New Zealand and people can expect to receive their voting papers from today says LGNZ Chief Executive Malcolm Alexander. Theres been a lot of robust public … Read more »

Biodiversity HiveMind Progress Report

Press Release – HiveMind

Scoop and PEP are pleased to publish this progress report on our Biodiversity HiveMind before it closes on 22 September 2019. The Biodiversity HiveMind is one way of taking part in the DOC-led public consultation on proposals for a new New Zealand Biodiversity … Read more »

AIA NZ recognised for its commitment to gender equality

Press Release – AIA NZ

The awards celebrate organisational commitment to the Womens Empowerment Principles (WEPs), a UN Women and UN Global Compact initiative which encourages gender equality in the workplace. The Supreme Award is awarded to organisations that demonstrate … Read more »

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