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Government policy in 2019 stalled by bureaucrats

Press Release – Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Since the beginning of this Governments year of delivery2019 we have sadly seen a slow snail pace on policy occur, so why? Read more »

Record number of new mayors and young members revealed

Press Release – Local Government NZ

Voters in the 2019 local elections have elected the largest number of new mayors in 30 years, with 26 candidates set to don mayoral chains for the first time later this month. Read more »

NEXT Woman of the Year Winner on Digital Inclusion

Press Release – Digital Wings

For Dianne Daniels, winning the Education Category of the 2019 NEXT Woman of the Year Awards is more than a personal accolade. Read more »

Widening Access to Contraceptives Welcomed

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Associate Health Minister Julie Anne Genter welcomes PHARMACs move to improve access to long-acting reversible contraception (LARCs). Read more »

More than one charity to benefit from Round the Bays

Press Release – Sport Wellington

Brendan Foot Supersite Round the Bays are pleased to announce the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand as the Principal charity for the 2020 event, and for the first time, the event will also have three affiliated charities; Kaibosh Food Rescue, Special … Read more »

Māori Party select Debbie Ngarewa-Packer

Press Release – The Maori Party

The Mori Party has selected Debbie Ngarewa-Packer to win back the Te Tai Hauuru seat in next years general election, it announced at its AGM in Whangaehu today. Read more »

Youth, women show strong run in mayoral stats

Press Release – Local Government NZ

New Zealands mayoral ranks received a boost from women and candidates under 40 years of age in the 2019 local body elections, according to Local Government New Zealands analysis of the preliminary results. Read more »

Pacific languages are a source of strength

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The Minister for Pacific Peoples Aupito William Sio says for Pacific people, language can be a source of strength. It can help ground us and give us confidence. When we speak them, our languages provide us with an immediate and intimate access to our … Read more »

Next’s Woman of the Year 2019

Press Release – NEXT Woman Of The Year

The achievements of some incredible Kiwi women were in the spotlight at the 2019 NEXT Woman of the Year Awards, in association with Elizabeth Arden. Six winners were honoured at the Cordis Hotel in Auckland last night among colleagues, friends and … Read more »

Sonny Fatupaito – Response to Minister of Police

Press Release – Waikato Mongrel Mob Kingdom

In response to the comments made by the Minister of Police, Stuart Nash this week, that he did not buy into PR stunts such as a patched womens chapter or the Mongrel Mob guarding mosques, the President of the Waikato Mongrel Mob Kingdom … Read more »

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