Monthly Archives: May 2013

BPW International launches their new Congress Website

  BPW International E-News Special  May 25, 2013 BPW International launches their new Congress Website  The International Federation of Business & Professional Women (BPW International) launched their new Congress website today. The 28th BPW International Congress will be held in … Continue reading

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HELP

HELP is a charitable trust providing crisis and recovery services to women, children and young people who have experienced sexual abuse, as well as their families and supporters. HELP provides a number of services including preschool prevention education, telephone support, … Continue reading

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Salisbury School Board Thrilled With Decision To Keep School Open

MEDIA RELEASE Tuesday 21 May, 2013 Salisbury School Board Thrilled With Decision To Keep School Open Salisbury Board Chair Helen McDonnell says the school is thrilled that the Education Minister has decided to keep Salisbury School open into the future. The … Continue reading

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Complementary Membership to BPW Kaitaia Available

BPW – Business and Professional Women in Kaitaia are inviting applications from young women under 35 years, to apply for complimentary memberships for a period of two years, commencing November 2013. (Two memberships available). In keeping with BPW New Zealand’s … Continue reading

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UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW – NZ GOVERNMENT – (2013-14)

Submitted by Dianne Glenn, Past President of BPW NZ and a member of NCWNZ Contact details- Address: 59 East Street, Pukekohe. 2120. Email: dglenn@ihug.co.nz Having attended the consultation meeting in Auckland to gain input to the NZ Government’s Universal Periodic … Continue reading

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CEDAW CONSULTATION AND TRAINING WORKSHOP

REPORT TO BPW NZ – CEDAW CONSULTATION AND TRAINING WORKSHOP – from Dianne Glenn.  Letter to Organisations & Agencies that serve the people with disabilities BPW CEDAW Letter Apr 13 International Women’s Rights Action Watch Asia-Pacific (IWRAW – AP) CEDAW … Continue reading

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SIX NOMINEES FOR UN WOMEN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – UNOFFICIAL UPDATE

By Tony Fleming – May 14, 2013 Yesterday was the deadline for nominations for Executive Director of UN Women. The candidates will succeed the organization’s first head, Michele Bachelet, who resigned suddenly in March to return home and stand for … Continue reading

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UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW – NZ GOVERNMENT – (2013-14)

Submitted by Dianne Glenn, Past President of BPW NZ and a member of NCWNZ Contact details- Address: 59 East Street, Pukekohe. 2120. Email: dglenn@ihug.co.nz   Having attended the consultation meeting in Auckland to gain input to the NZ Government’s Universal … Continue reading

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Report on Consultation by Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT).

Prepared by Dianne Glenn. New Zealand’s Second Universal Periodic Review (UPR) – (2013-2014) I attended the Auckland consultation on Thursday 18 April  – one of six meetings around New Zealand, 18 April – 10 May for civil society stakeholders to … Continue reading

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BPW Kaitaia 25 Years Celebration photos

Greetings to you all – if you click on the link below,  Click here to view BPW 25 Years. you should be able to view the photos from our 25th celebration – you may have to download Dropbox if you … Continue reading

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