NZ Govt To Collect Ethnicity Data on State Sector Appointments

It may surprise many to know that ethnicity isn’t necessarily tracked for a good number of public facing activities in New Zealand, outside of the data collected in the Census. Government appointments to state sector boards and committees is one such example. The Minister for Ethnic Communities Jenny Salesa has today announced that Cabinet has […]

Kiwibank Takes Stand Against Predatory Financial Lenders

Denying predatory lenders banking services will help put dodgy operators out of business, says Kiwibank. Since 2011, Kiwibank has been working to support New Zealanders who have been victims of the extortionate interest rates and unfair sales practices. “There are payday lenders and truck shops in particular preying on the most vulnerable people in our […]

Video: NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s Full Interview on US NBC Show

Full video interview. Photo, left to right: Labour MP for Manurewa Louisa Wall, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Labour MP for Mangere and Minister for Pacific Peoples Aupito William Sio.  It’s so fascinating to listen to citizens of another country describe New Zealand. Watch America’s NBC Network six minute interview with New Zealand Prime […]

Unpacking Auckland Emergency Management’s Lack of Contact During Storm

 Today , people in Auckland are seeing regular updates from Auckland’s Emergency Management/Civil Defence and Auckland Council and every infrastructure provider in the region.  Great. Last night, it was a different story.   No one in Auckland City’s Emergency Management communicated the severity of the risk to people, homes and property throughout the night.   […]

Pacific Region: NZ and Australia’s Five Year Partnership to Support Education

Pacific Region – New Zealand  and Australian governments, together with the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) have formalised a 5 year commitment totally more than $20 million with the regional agency, Pacific Community (formerly known as the Secretariat of the Pacific Community or SPC) to support quality education in the Pacific region. The five year […]

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