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USP Contributes Pacific-led Research at Climate Change Conf

Press Release – University Of The South Pacific

SUVA, 20 February 2018 Climate Scientists and staff from The University of the South Pacific (USP) will speak at the Pacific Climate Change Conference in Wellington this week. Pacific Centre for Environment & Sustainable Development (PaCE-SD) … Read more »

Increased funding for child mortality in the Pacific

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters announced today that New Zealand will contribute a further NZ$7 million to improve newborn mortality rates in the Pacific. Read more »

Council closer to closing tracks for kauri protection

Press Release – Forest And Bird

After months of calling for full closure of the Waitakere Ranges to stop the spread of kauri dieback disease, conservation groups are optimistic that the regional park will finally be closed in May. Read more »

Statement on world social justice day

Press Release – Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) today celebrates the World Day of Social Justice. Read more »

Trust Slams Tax Payer Funding of Wrestling on Maori TV

Press Release – Sensible Sentencing Trust

The Sensible Sentencing Trust Manawatu spokesperson Scott Guthrie is calling for Maori television to withdraw the airing of WWE wrestling from its programme line up before its start date of the 24th of February. Read more »

Heartland Posts Half Year Profit of $31.1m

Press Release – Heartland

Heartland Posts Half Year Profit of $31.1m 20 February 2018 Heartland Bank Limited ( Heartland ) (NZX: HBL) achieved a net profit after tax ( NPAT ) of $31.1m for the half year ended 31 December 2017, an increase of seven percent from the half year … Read more »

Telco Relay Services consultation begins

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister Clare Curran and Disability Issues Minister Carmel Sepuloni today released a consultation document on the Telecommunications Relay Service. Read more »

Hearing NZ celebrates Hearing Awareness Week 2018

Press Release – Hearing Association

New Zealand Hearing 2018 Awareness Week occurs between the 3rd to the 9th of March with the theme of Noise Destroys! The intention of this week is to encourage all New Zealanders, both young and old alike, to turn their attention to the health and … Read more »

PM’s Press Conference: Storm Brewing

Article – The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern opened this week’s post-cabinet press conference by noting preparations for former tropical cyclone Gita, expected to hit central New Zealand this week. She also discussed the government’s plan for the week, including … Read more »

PM to Tonga, Samoa, Niue, and the Cook Islands

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters says the New Zealand governments Pacific Mission will take place from 4-9 March and travel to Tonga, Samoa, Niue, and the Cook Islands. Read more »

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