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New Zealand Muslims Condemn Nice Terror Attack And Rising Escalations

Press Release – Ahmadiyya Muslim Community NZ

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community of New Zealand condemns in the strongest possible terms Thursdays terror act in Nice and the murder of Samuel Paty earlier in the month. Whilst reiterating the comments of the worldwide Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim … Read more »

Factionalising Antisemitism: The British Labour Party Suspends Jeremy Corbyn

Opinion – Binoy Kampmark

Whatever stance taken by followers of the British Labour Party on the subject of antisemitism within its ranks, the suspension of Jeremy Corbyn must be seen as an exercise of muscle on the part of Sir Keir Starmer. Since coming to the leadership, … Read more »

Sculpture Of Hamilton Trailblazer Unveiled

Press Release – Hamilton City Council

Dame Hilda Rosss trailblazing life has been commemorated with a new public artwork unveiled in Garden Place, Hamilton, today (Saturday 31 October). In 1945, Dame Hilda became the first Hamilton woman to be elected to Parliament and five years later … Read more »

NZIOB Congratulates The Winners Of The 2020 NZ Building Industry Awards

Press Release – NZ Institute of Building

The New Zealand Institute of Building ( NZIOB ) announced the winners of the 2020 New Zealand Building Industry Awards on Friday, 30 September. Due to the uncertainty created by COVID-19, this years awards event was held across three venues: in … Read more »

Te Papa To Collect Winning Anti-Racism Works

Press Release – Aotearoa Poster Competition

Four award-winning visual artworks that embrace diversity and respond to anti-Chinese sentiment in Aotearoa will be acquired by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa as works of national significance as part of its historical collection. The announcement … Read more »

Ian Powell: The Dialectics Of Incrementalism And Transformation

Article – The Democracy Project

The incoming new government can be transformational, especially with help from the Greens. According to health commentator Ian Powell this is especially apparent in the health sector. In the lead up to the general election I was predicting a Labour-Greens … Read more »

Ruapehu Seeks To Introduce Maori Wards

Press Release – Ruapehu District Council

Ruapehu District Council has voted to improve Maori representation on Council by seeking to introduce Maori Wards in time for the 2022 Local Body elections. The establishment of Maori Wards has the backing of the Ruapehu District Maori Council which has been … Read more »

Worldwide Remembrance Day An Opportunity To Remember Loved Ones

Press Release – Brake NZ

A memorial event will be held in Orewa next month as part of the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, and National Road Victims Month in New Zealand, to remember those killed and injured in crashes and to thank emergency services for the work … Read more »

Public Voting Open For Pandemic-resilient Business Award

Press Release – Sustainable Business Network

Judges for the Sustainable Business Awards have announced five finalists for the Resilience in Crisis Award. The winner will be chosen by public vote. The new Resilience in Crisis Award has been created to recognise business resilience in the face of … Read more »

Big Buddy Wins Excellence In Community Contribution At The 2020 Westpac Business Awards

Press Release – Big Buddy

Big Buddy, a not for profit organisation that supports boys without fathers in their lives, has won Excellence in Community Contribution at the Westpac Business Awards last night, held in Auckland. The award coincides with a Big Buddy appeal for volunteers … Read more »

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