Category Archives: Gender debate

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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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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Missed opportunity for Govt to support women

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 9:08 pm | Green Party Press Release Missed opportunity for Govt to support women Women have been denied the opportunity to know when they are being underpaid, by a Government that is not prioritising women’s issues, … Continue reading

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Gender Equality in New Zealand – Making It Happen

Dear Friends Please join the UN Women National Committee Aotearoa NZ to meet with Jan Logie MP on 19 April and hear all about her significant Gender Equality Bills currently before Parliament. Details are below. We look forward to seeing … Continue reading

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NZ’s 600K Gap – Advice and suggestions to address the 600K gap are wanted

  Kia ora, We want to empower young women to tackle the gender pay gap with the launch of a new project – the $600k gap. The project, which launched today, is aimed at creating an environment where women can … Continue reading

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NZ lags in women business leaders

Holly Ryan  Retail, Innovation and Manufacturing reporter for the NZ Herald 6:45 AM Wednesday Mar 8, 2017 Grant Thornton New Zealand partner Stacey Davies. Photo / Supplied New Zealand is among the ten worst countries in a global survey on the … Continue reading

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Alison Mau: The day TVNZ told me they wouldn’t pay me as much as Mike Hosking

ALISON MAU Last updated 05:00, March 5 2017 TVNZ Mike Hosking and Alison Mau hosted TV One’s Breakfast show together in 2000-2001, until she left to have a baby. Mau returned to host the show on her own in 2004 – … Continue reading

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Midwives Heading to Mediation on Monday

10 August 2016                                                                   Media Statement     … Continue reading

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Ghana wins African Gender Award

Jul 18, 2016 at 6:06pm Ghana has been recognised as one of the continent’s top performers in the advancement of the economic and social rights of women. Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Hanna S. Tetteh (MP), received the … Continue reading

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Why it’s OK to celebrate the rise of female leaders, even if they’re not good feminists

JENNY NOYES Last updated 07:10, July 14 2016 OPINION: Here’s a thought worth clutching to in these trying times: By the time 2016 draws to a close, providing the voters of the United States don’t majorly screw it up for us … Continue reading

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