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Press Release sent on behalf of Wellington Pay Equity Coalition

REPOST: Press Release sent on behalf of Wellington Pay Equity Coalition – Equal Pay activists in Wellington not celebrating new gender pay figures yet The spokesperson for The Pay Equity Coalition Wellington, Sue O Shea, said today that there was … Continue reading

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Internship & Volunteer Opportunities: 2018-2019 – NGO CSW/NY openings for the CSW63 Season

Internship & Volunteer Opportunities: NGO CSW/NY openings for the CSW63 Season (September 2018 – May 2019) For information regarding the wonderful Internship & Volunteer opportunities available from September 2018 to May 2019 with the NGO Committee on the Status of Women, … Continue reading

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APRC Promotion for Distribution

APRC 2018 Promotion for Distribution

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BBC China editor Carrie Gracie quits post in equal pay row

 8 January 2018  The BBC’s China editor Carrie Gracie has resigned from her post, citing pay inequality with male colleagues. In an open letter, Ms Gracie – who has been at the BBC for more than 30 years – accused … Continue reading

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A Strategy to Prevent Suicide in New Zealand:  Draft for public consultation

26 June 2017 Suicide Prevention Strategy Consultation Ministry of Health PO Box 5013 Wellington 6140  via email to suicideprevention@moh.govt.nz Re: A Strategy to Prevent Suicide in New Zealand:  Draft for public consultation Submission This submission is from the NZ Federation … 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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Submission on the Draft Employment (Pay Equity and Equal Pay) Exposure Bill

11th May 2017 To the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment Employment Relations Policy Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment PO Box 1473 Wellington 6140 New Zealand Wellington E-mail: EmploymentRelations@mbie.govt.nz Re: Submission on the Draft Employment (Pay Equity and Equal … Continue reading

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Submission on Domestic Violence – Victims’ Protection Bill

28th April 2017 To the Committee Secretariat, Justice and Electoral Parliament Building  Wellington Online: Re: Submission on Domestic Violence – Victims’ Protection Bill Submission: The submission is from the NZ Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW NZ) Inc. Our … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Platform of Champions launch event and photo opportunity – See more at: http://www.unwomen.org/en/news/stories/2017/3/media-advisory-equal-pay-platform-of-champions-launch-event-and-photo-opportunity

On 13 March 2017, during the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), UN Women, the International Labor Organization (ILO), and the Governments of Iceland, South Africa and Switzerland hosted the launch of the Global Equal … Continue reading

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BPW NZ Awards 2017

Helen Cook, BPW NZ Awards Chair, announced the following Awards for 2017 Alix Haywood Newsletter Award    This award is presented at Conference to the club which is judged to have displayed the best standard of communication during the previous … Continue reading

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