Category Archives: Equal Pay

NEXT report: Sexism still rife in workplace for Kiwi women

Many of us are disillusioned, but there is hope. AUG 08, 2017 12:00PM  –  BY CATH BENNETT She was a single mum trying to get a job. After being turned down for a receptionist’s position, she called up the company’s manager … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Events: 12 August 2017 Wellington, Auckland, Whangerei and Palmerston North

Posted on August 14, 2017 by Eileen Brown   photos of Wgtn rally 12 August   Photos of Auckland 12 August    Whangerei & Palmerston Nth https://widgets.wp.com/likes/#blog_id=10940780&post_id=437&origin=payequity.wordpress.com&obj_id=10940780-437-599150d752ce5

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Equal Pay Week of Action: It’s time to pay the sisters the same as the misters

Posted on August 11, 2017 by Eileen Brown Media advisory : from Council of Trade Unions  Equal Pay Week of Action: It’s time to pay the sisters the same as the misters  Kiwis care about fairness. Ensuring that women are paid fairly … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Week of Action

Other Locations  Equal Pay Saturday Aug 12 locations Whangatei flyer  EP Flyerfinal The Equal Pay Week of Action 12 – 20th August From 12 – 20 of August all around the country our network of  equal pay campaign hubs are … Continue reading

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National’s Proposed New Law Disappoints

Posted on July 28, 2017 by Eileen Brown Media release: Pay Equity Coalition (Wellington)  NATIONAL’S PROPOSED NEW EQUAL PAY LAW DISAPPOINTS The Employment (Pay Equity and Equal Pay) Bill tabled yesterday by the Government doesn’t do what the Government promises it would … Continue reading

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Submission on The Care and Support Worker (Pay Equity) Settlement Bill

29th May 2017 Health Select Committee Parliament Building Wellington 6140 New Zealand E-mail: health@parliament.govt.nz Re:       Submission on The Care and Support Worker (Pay Equity) Settlement Bill The submission is from the NZ Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW NZ) … Continue reading

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Treat her right

We need your voice, and as many voices as possible, so we can turn up the volume on this issue. Politicians need to hear from all New Zealanders that it’s no longer 1972. It’s 2017 and it’s time for New … Continue reading

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Kids explain why women are paid less than men

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Theresa Gattung: 100 years on, still waiting for equal pay

Last updated 05:00, May 10 2017 Equal pay campaigners dance in a film shoot for the Treat her right campaign. This column falls into the category of “I can’t believe we are still talking about this stuff”. Green MP Jan Logie’s … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Announcement a Welcome Relief for Women

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 4:00 pm Press Release:  NZ Federation of Business and Professional Women Government’s Equal Pay Announcement a Welcome Relief for Women The news that the Government have reached an historic pay equity settlement is great news for … Continue reading

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