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Media release: Conference drives growth in New Zealand’s ethnically diverse business community

Published By   /  May 15, 2017  /  @EPICNZ, 24/7 News, Business, Communities, epic, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on Media release: Conference drives growth in New Zealand’s ethnically diverse business community

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Media release: Conference drives growth in New Zealand’s ethnically diverse business community 15 May 2017 – The Office of Ethnic Communities is excited to announce this years’ Ethnic People in Commerce (EPIC) NZ conference, to be held in Auckland on 30 […]

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The 15th Asian Health Forum held in Auckland

Published By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on The 15th Asian Health Forum held in Auckland

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: The 15th Asian Health Forum held in Auckland The 15th Asian Health Forum held in Auckland created much health awareness and understanding about the health issues faced by the Asian migrants in New Zealand. Approximately 200 people representing government agencies, Non-Government […]

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He Tohu – The Treaty of Waitangi and the 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition have moved

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector, Publication  /  Comments Off on He Tohu – The Treaty of Waitangi and the 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition have moved

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: He Tohu – The Treaty of Waitangi and the 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition have moved Our most iconic constitutional documents were moved in the early hours of Saturday morning (22 April) in an emotional and uplifting atmosphere. At 4am a pūtātara […]

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Recent Publications: Race in the Workplace

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector, Publication, Resource  /  Comments Off on Recent Publications: Race in the Workplace

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Recent Publications: Race in the Workplace In February 2017, the independent review report by Baroness McGregor-Smith  on Race in the [British] Workplace was published. The review provides insights into issues faced by British businesses and public sector organisations in developing Black […]

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He Tohu and Women’s Suffrage Petition

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on He Tohu and Women’s Suffrage Petition

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: He Tohu and Women’s Suffrage Petition You are warmly invited to attend a briefing on He Tohu, the exhibition of constitutional documents that shape our nation, including the Women’s Suffrage Petition. Philippa Doyle of the Department of Internal Affairs will be […]

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Come build an app | ethniccommunities.govt.nz

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector, Publication  /  Comments Off on Come build an app | ethniccommunities.govt.nz

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Come build an app | ethniccommunities.govt.nz Multicultural New Zealand is seeking your assistance in finding youth leaders and people working with youth in the Mt Roskill region. The Multicultural New Zealand, New Zealand Human Rights Commission, Independent Police Conduct Authority and […]

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‘Walk in’ – Foundation North

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on ‘Walk in’ – Foundation North

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: ‘Walk in’ – Foundation North Foundation North will be hosting ‘walk in’ sessions in Auckland. Over the next three months they will be taking to the streets of Glen Innes, Mt Roskill and Pukekohe in Auckland. If you need funding advice […]

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A focus on the smaller communities

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on A focus on the smaller communities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: A focus on the smaller communities The Office of Ethnic Communities has had a long-standing relationship with many ethnic communities in Aotearoa New Zealand. With over 200 distinct ethnicities and a population of half a million ethnic people (and growing) we […]

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Suspension of decision making authority

Published By   /  April 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Immigration, Michael Woodhouse, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Suspension of decision making authority

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Suspension of decision making authority Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse is taking steps to improve Immigration New Zealand’s decision making authority for cases involving residence class visa holders convicted of a criminal offence. “Currently, Immigration NZ has the ability to make decisions on behalf of the […]

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New Zealand and Australia Immigration Policy Changes Announced Simultaneously

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Immigration, Immigration Policy, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand, Work Visas  /  Comments Off on New Zealand and Australia Immigration Policy Changes Announced Simultaneously

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand and Australia Immigration Policy Changes Announced Simultaneously (PR.co.nz) The world is waking up to news that both Australia and New Zealand have made announcements regarding significant policy changes around temporary work visas and their likelihood to progress to Permanent Residency in either country. […]

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Immigration Changes

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Green Party, Immigration, Michael Woodhouse, Opposition News, Politics  /  Comments Off on Immigration Changes

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Immigration Changes You can tell its election year. Yesterday the government announced yet another series of changes to Immigration policy. As per usual the announcement from the Minister frames immigration around the impact on the economy and the job market. Minister Woodhouse basically dehumanises those […]

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Changes to better manage immigration

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Immigration, Michael Woodhouse, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Changes to better manage immigration

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Changes to better manage immigration Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse today announced a package of changes designed to better manage immigration and improve the long-term labour market contribution of temporary and permanent migration. “The Government is committed to ensuring inward migration best supports the economy and […]

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Speech outlining the Government’s plan for Immigration

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Immigration, Michael Woodhouse, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Speech  /  Comments Off on Speech outlining the Government’s plan for Immigration

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Speech outlining the Government’s plan for Immigration Good Morning. Thank you to the Otago and Queenstown Chambers of Commerce for hosting this event. Ladies and Gentlemen, thank you for the opportunity to speak to you today. It’s a pleasure to be here. It’s a fitting […]

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Refugee Families first year in Dunedin

Published By   /  April 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, dunedin, Immigration, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Refugee Families first year in Dunedin

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand – PR.co.nz – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Refugee Families first year in Dunedin (PR.co.nz) It’s been one year since Dunedin became a refugee resettlement location, Red Cross communications advisor, Gemma Snowdon, went and met one of the families who arrived last April to see how they’ve […]

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Immigration not the silver bullet for tech skills growth

Published By   /  April 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Graeme Muller, Immigration, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service, Shadow Tech Day, skills shortage  /  Comments Off on Immigration not the silver bullet for tech skills growth

MIL OSI – Auckland – While the Wellington campaign LookSee has garnered over 48,000 applications it doesn’t mean that tech skills shortage is solved, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. New Zealand should not depend on immigration as the silver bullet to the tech skills shortages, so the work the education system is doing to […]

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Minister’s Update | Minister’s blog

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Minister's updates, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on Minister’s Update | Minister’s blog

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Minister’s Update | Minister’s blog The month of March was a busy month for ethnic communities-starting with International Women’s Day on 8 March, Race Relations Day on 21 March and a host of multicultural events delivered throughout the country. These events […]

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General Manager’s Update – March 2017 | Director’s blog

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Director's updates, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on General Manager’s Update – March 2017 | Director’s blog

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: General Manager’s Update – March 2017 | Director’s blog In my last update I welcomed two of the three new managers in the Office of Ethnic Communities – Natasha Narayan, the Manager of our Planning, Systems and Services team, and Tayyaba Khan, […]

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New Organisation Paving Way for Women Empowerment

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, Interpreters, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New Organisation Paving Way for Women Empowerment

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: New Organisation Paving Way for Women Empowerment A new women entrepreneur centre dedicated to developing ethnic women as successful business leaders is becoming a beacon of hope for many in Auckland. Founder and chief executive Sangeeta Karmokar, a recipient of the […]

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Celebrating Race Relations Day and flourishing ethnic diversity in Porirua

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Events, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Celebrating Race Relations Day and flourishing ethnic diversity in Porirua

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Celebrating Race Relations Day and flourishing ethnic diversity in Porirua On Thursday 23 March a Race Relations event was hosted at Pataka – Porirua’s art gallery, museum and library precinct – to celebrate the newly established relationship between Multicultural Council Wellington […]

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The Hidden Multicultural History of Christchurch

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on The Hidden Multicultural History of Christchurch

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: The Hidden Multicultural History of Christchurch Discussion with respected academic, Dorothy McMenamin has led to an interesting historical gem about one of Christchurch’s most upmarket suburbs, Cashmere. Cashmere was named after Kashmir in India and is closely linked to Christchurch’s Indian […]

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