Diversity Headlines

New social health and wellbeing qualifications launched

Press Release – Open Polytechnic

A pathway for students wishing to study innovative new qualifications in social health and wellbeing is now on offer through Open Polytechnic, New Zealands leading online and distance education provider. Read more »

New strategy firmly backs NZ’s health research workforce

Press Release – Health Research Council

New Zealands first health research strategy will help nurture and grow a strong health research workforce that can provide solutions to New Zealands unique health challenges, says Dr Tania Pocock, Acting Chief Executive at the Health Research Council … Read more »

If You Want a Farming Future You Know What To Do …

Speech – New Zealand First Party

Certainly there will be many more people at Palmerston Norths Convention Centre, this Sunday at 2pm, when New Zealand First launches its Campaign for the Regions. Read more »

New Zealand to join Marrakesh Treaty

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The Government will join an international treaty to improve access to written materials for blind and visually impaired New Zealanders, Disability Issues Minister Nicky Wagner and Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Jacqui Dean say. Read more »

Suicide prevention videos encourage rangatahi to kōrero

Press Release – New Zealand Government

A series of suicide prevention videos aimed at rangatahi are helping to shine a light on the issue and encourage young people to open up about their feelings, Mori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell says. Read more »

Transpower supports next generation of Women in Tech

Press Release – Transpower

Transpower has put its support behind ShadowTech Day 2017, providing workplace mentors to female students studying Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) subjects. Read more »

Waitangi Regional Park: Old Poles – New Pou

Press Release – Hawkes Bay Regional Council

Following the March 2017 official opening of Waitangi Regional Park and tea a Rangi the 50 metre wide Star Compass attraction a further 12 ornately-carved Pou were today unveiled on the same site, timed to coincide with the winter solstice. Read more »

Blind Foundation collaborates with 2degrees in technology

Press Release – Blind Foundation

Blind Foundation collaborates with 2degrees in technology partnership Blind Foundation clients, who are on the 2degrees mobile network, can now download their favourite magazines and books on the BookLink app without worrying about the cost of data. … Read more »

Iwi aims to inspire the inspirers

Press Release – Ngati Kahungunu

Ngti Kahungunu Iwi Inc. is thrilled to host the second language revitalization symposium, named Te reo ki tua!, a new initiative that has been developed to further enhance the Ngti Kahungunu Mori Language Strategy which strives for te … Read more »

NZ to help Pacific combat money laundering

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee has announced a significant boost to support Pacific island countries comply with international anti-money laundering standards. Read more »

« Previous PageNext Page »