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National Throwing Fuel On The Fire As The World Burns – Greenpeace

Press Release – Greenpeace

Greenpeace is calling the National Partys newly announced energy policy blatant climate denial and an affront to all the people and communities already suffering the impacts of climate change. It has been reported that the National Party will … Read more »

Tauranga Firm To Continue Te Reo Billboard For The Year

Press Release – Whare PR

The boutique PR agency, Whare PR, has decided to use its high-profile billboard to promote te reo Mori all year around, not just this week. Bridgette Tapsell, CEO of Whare PR, says their electronic billboard is situated above the bag collection … Read more »

Platform/Atamira Trust Is Seeking A New Chief Executive

Press Release – Platform Charitable Trust

Platform/Atamira Trust is seeking a new Chief Executive to follow on from Marion Blake MNZM who has led the organisation with distinction for twenty years. Platform/Atamira Trust is a champion for the community sector especially focusing on organisations … Read more »

New Tools To Make Nature More Accessible

Press Release – New Zealand Government

  People planning to head outdoors now have a resource that lets them know how accessible an area is for people with varying levels of mobility, Minister of Conservation Eugenie Sage announced today. The Halberg Foundation, Sensibel, and … Read more »

Calling Musical Artists: Spotify, Givealittle Partner To Support Covid-Challenged Local Arts Scene

Press Release – Perpetual Guadian and Spotify

New Zealands musical artists are being invited to use two prominent platforms to help get through the tough times of COVID lockdowns, when touring and performing are either banned or heavily restricted. Artists who use the digital music service … Read more »

Mandarin Superstars Announced For NZCLW 2020

Press Release – NZ Chinese Language Week

Nine New Zealanders are promoting Mandarin as New Zealand Chinese Language Weeks 2020 Mandarin Superstars. They are: Michelle Elia Silota a trade officer in the Cook Islands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration; Joshua Murphy third … Read more »

New Conservative Announces Number 8 List Candidate

Press Release – New Conservative

Alan Tne Solomon has been announced as New Conservatives number 8 list candidate. Prior to relocating to Rotorua, he served as a physical training instructor in the Royal NZ Air Force and has travelled to more than 40 countries. Devoting 20 years … Read more »

Ōtautahi Female Leadership Celebrated

Press Release – The Christchurch Foundation

The Christchurch Foundation is thrilled to announce the three award recipients for the Christchurch Womens Fund Te Ira Wahine o tautahi for 2020. The annual awards, in their second year, celebrate the citys proud tradition of female leadership. … Read more »

How The Parties Score On Policies For Children And Young People

Press Release – Tick for Kids

Tick for Kids has released a series of political scorecards focused on social policies to help voters make their decision on who they will vote for in the coming election. Tick for Kids asked New Zealands main political parties whether they support action … Read more »

Rip Cording Canterbury

Article – Ian Powell

In my over 30 years working in New Zealands health system I never came across the expression rip cord even from the most pretentious jargonistic management consultants. However, it has now appeared on the lips and keyboards at the crisis … Read more »

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