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Assisted dying in NZ – Expert Q&A

Press Release – Science Media Centre

A referendum next year will decide whether New Zealanders should be allowed to request assisted dying. Read more »

Researchers and scholars at the top of their fields elected

Press Release – Royal Society Te Aparangi

Nineteen new Ng Ahurei a Te Aprangi Fellows and Ng Ahurei Honore a Te Aprangi Honorary Fellows have been elected to the Academy of the Royal Society Te Aprangi for their distinction in research and advancement of science, technology or the humanities. … Read more »

Canterbury clinician wins new leadership award

Press Release – Health Informatics

A champion of digital technology in the health sector has been recognised with the inaugural Clinical Informatics Leadership Award today. Clinical lead for allied health informatics at Canterbury DHB, Rebecca George, was chosen by public vote and awarded … Read more »

Armed patrols throughout Hawke’s Bay, police reveal

Article – RNZ

Armed officers have been patrolling throughout Hawke’s Bay since a spate of gang-related incidents in Napier on Sunday, police have revealed. Read more »

Milestone Police graduation – 1,800 new cops

Press Release – New Zealand Police

When the 59 new constables of Wing 332 graduate on Thursday, one of them will be the 1,800th new constable to head to the frontline since October 2017. Read more »

New IRB for Surf Life Saving Kariaotahi

Press Release – NZ Community Trust

The support from NZCT has enabled the purchase of a new IRB (inflatable rescue boat) in time for the busy summer period. Read more »

The Attitude Awards team up with Humanitix

Press Release – Humantix

The Attitude Awards team up with Humanitix to celebrate the achievements of New Zealands disability community FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 20 November, 2019 Read more »

$200k raised for Sports Inclusivity Fund

Press Release – The Christchurch Foundation

The BLACKCAPS and Englands first T20 match of the Series in Christchurch generated $220,000 in gate sales, gifted to the Sports Inclusivity Fund administered by The Christchurch Foundation. Read more »

Gifts for good in the Stratford district

Press Release – Stratford District Council

Its that time of year when cheer is in the air, and Stratford District Council is once again asking residents to donate a gift for those less fortunate. Read more »

Response to request to look at KiwiBuild

Press Release – Controller and Auditor-General

19 November 2019: In May 2019, Hon Judith Collins raised some concerns about KiwiBuild with our Office. We decided to look into those concerns as part of the 2018/19 annual audit of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development. We have now completed that … Read more »

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