Monthly Archives: September 2016

Statement for CSW60

Statement for CSW60  Submitted By The International Federation of Business and Professional Women (IFBPW) In its wholehearted commitment to the women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development, the International Federation of Business and Professional Women (IFBPW) supports unconditionally the … Continue reading

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WHITE CAMELLIA AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

 The New Zealand WEPs Committee announced the winners of the White Camellia awards in Auckland tonight. The White Camellia awards celebrate organisational commitment to the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs), a UN Women and UN Global Compact initiative which encourages gender equality … Continue reading

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Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy wades into Real Housewives race row

Last updated 10:58, September 19 2016https://tpc.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-4/js/ext.js The Race Relations Commissioner is now involved in the racism row enveloping the reality TV show Real Housewives of Auckland. Susan Devoy says other New Zealanders need to call out those who say “ignorant, offensive and … Continue reading

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Statement from the College of Midwives that Karen Guilliland sent to the Pay Equity Coalition in Wellington.

Public Statement Representatives of the Ministry of Health and The College of Midwives met in mediation on 15 and 16 August.  They have agreed to the following statement: The current modular structure and payment system inadequately reflects the challenges of … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Xmas Present a Possibility

The Government has indicated to the unions PSA, NZNO, and E tū that they would like to see an agreement on the long-running care and support equal pay negotiations by Christmas. The Government has indicated to the unions PSA, NZNO, … Continue reading

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Letter from Commonwealth Parliamentarians

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MADI SHARMA, MAKE A DIFFERENCE IDEA : FROM ADVERSITY TO GLOBAL INSPIRATION

SIMON COCKINGSEPTEMBER 7, 2016 ENTREPRENEUREVENTSFEATUREDFEMALE FOUNDERSFUTURE TRENDSINNOVATIONINTERVIEWSIRELANDMENTORINGWOMEN IN TECH By @SimonCocking. Great interview with Madi Sharma Social Capitalist : International Business Broker , Education Entrepreneur; Speaker You must be the Change you want to see – #NoExcuses #MadiEffect What’s your background? I am … Continue reading

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