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SSC MEDIA STATEMENT

SSC MEDIA STATEMENT                    30 May 2017  New Chief Executives appointed for Ministry for Pacific Peoples and Ministry for Women State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of two … Continue reading

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WOMEN HOPE REFORMED NACEW DOESN’T CONTINUE THE INEQUALITY ITCH

WOMEN HOPE REFORMED NACEW DOESN’T CONTINUE THE INEQUALITY ITCH The government’s announcement about they have reformed the National Advisory Council on the Employment of Women (NACEW) gives us some cause for concern says the New Zealand Federation of Business & … Continue reading

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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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BPW NZ welcomes Equal Pay Principles

The New Zealand Federation of Business & Professional Women (BPW NZ) is hailing the Government’s release of the agreed principles of equal pay as a positive step forward. “Over forty years after the passing of the Equal Pay Act 1972 … Continue reading

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Women make up less than a quarter of APAC business leaders

Tuesday, 8 March 2016 10:18 am | Grant Thornton Press Release Global survey finds women make up less than a quarter of APAC business leaders A global survey by Grant Thornton reveals that the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region continues to make … Continue reading

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BPW NZ calls for the government to do more

Thursday, 3 December 2015, 1:36 pm Press Release: NZ Federation of Business and Professional Women BPW NZ calls for the government to do more for disabled New Zealanders The Government needs to do more for disabled New Zealanders and work … Continue reading

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BPW NZ welcomes the Government’s tardy decision to start talking equal pay principles

The New Zealand Federation of Business & Professional Women (BPW NZ) is hailing the long awaited Government decision to begin talks with unions and other interested groups about the principles of equal pay as a positive step forward. “Over forty … Continue reading

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Employment Bill Will Work Against Women

Thursday, 15 October 2015 12:56 pm | NZ Federation of Business and Professional Women Press Release The Employment Standards Legislation Bill had the aim of protecting workers from zero hour contracts but its implementation will be to the detriment of … Continue reading

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Changing Mindset key to Kiwi Women Achieving CEO Roles

Women need to change their mindset to secure the managerial positions currently occupied by males according to the New Zealand head of one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. The lack of Kiwi women in the highest echelons of business … Continue reading

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Business and Professional Women to Reopen a Christchurch Club

Business and Professional Women (BPW) Christchurch ventured into a new realm at the Women’s Lifestyle Expo last weekend with a membership drive. There was an amazing response from the public, showing the great need for the resurgence of such a … Continue reading

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