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Pucker-up for New Zealand’s native blue duck

Published By   /  April 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Pucker-up for New Zealand’s native blue duck

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Pucker-up for New Zealand’s native blue duck Date:  01 March 2017 WhioImage: Sabine Bernert © DOC and Genesis Energy are launching a whio ‘duckface’ selfie competition for Whio Awareness Month (1-31 March), aiming to raise awareness of New Zealand’s native river surfing blue duck and […]

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Earthquake in Mindanao

Published By   /  April 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Export and Trade, Foreign Affairs, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Pacific Region, Press Release, Trade  /  Comments Off on Earthquake in Mindanao

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Earthquake in Mindanao At approx 4.30am (local time) a 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of the island of Mindanao in the Philippines on Saturday 29 April. New Zealanders in the affected area are advised to exercise caution around the coastal […]

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Dart Track reopens

Published By   /  April 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Dart Track reopens

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dart Track reopens DOC Wakatipu staff are celebrating as trampers will again be able to complete the full Rees-Dart circuit from 1 March 2017. The track reopens following a three-year closure due to ongoing issues caused by the Te Koroka/Slip Stream area landslide.    DOC […]

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Kaikoura earthquake recovery

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Transport, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura earthquake recovery

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Kaikoura earthquake recovery The Ministry of Transport has been leading a programme of work to respond to the Kaikoura earthquake. The programme has included work streams relating to: Freight 12 months recovery of the network Long term recovery of the network Safety Legislation Recent […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures – 30 April – 6 May 2017

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Auckland overnight motorway closures – 30 April – 6 May 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Auckland overnight motorway closures – 30 April – 6 May 2017 The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at […]

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Antimicrobial Resistance: New Zealand’s current situation and identified areas for action

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Health, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Antimicrobial Resistance: New Zealand’s current situation and identified areas for action

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Antimicrobial Resistance: New Zealand’s current situation and identified areas for action Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a serious and growing global threat to public health and animal health. AMR affects patients and communities and threatens to severely undermine the modern health system. The […]

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Industry Newsletter April 2017

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Housing, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Industry Newsletter April 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Real Estate Agents Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Industry Newsletter April 2017 Welcome to the autumn newsletter. There is certainly a lot going on in the real estate sector – which is perhaps why there is so much to share with you in this edition. It’s a busy time at REAA […]

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Work-to-entrance-at-Ashburton-Hospital-completed

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Canterbury District Health Board, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Work-to-entrance-at-Ashburton-Hospital-completed

MIL OSI – Source: Canterbury District Health Board – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Work-to-entrance-at-Ashburton-Hospital-completed Work surrounding the Ambulance Bay at Ashburton Hospital is now complete and access will be reinstated tomorrow (Friday 28th April). The work took seven weeks and involved demolishing the old Ambulance Bay and ground work, including sealing the driveway and establishing kerbing. […]

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Autumn scaling and abseil inspection Nevis Bluff, SH6, between Cromwell and Queenstown from Monday for two weeks

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Autumn scaling and abseil inspection Nevis Bluff, SH6, between Cromwell and Queenstown from Monday for two weeks

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Autumn scaling and abseil inspection Nevis Bluff, SH6, between Cromwell and Queenstown from Monday for two weeks People who use the road between Cromwell and Queenstown, State Highway 6, may spot rock debris from abseil scaling at the Nevis Bluff from Monday, 1 […]

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acceptable circumstances to carry passengers on quad bikes – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, Employment Issues, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on acceptable circumstances to carry passengers on quad bikes – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Worksafe New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Clarification: acceptable circumstances to carry passengers on quad bikes WorkSafe New Zealand has clarified the circumstances in which it is acceptable to carry passengers on single-seat quad bikes, in consultation with Federated Farmers, Beef + Lamb NZ, and DairyNZ. Under the Health and Safety […]

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EPA bans toxic fungicides to keep Kiwi gardeners safe

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Environment, Environmental Protection Authority, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on EPA bans toxic fungicides to keep Kiwi gardeners safe

MIL OSI – Source: Environmental Protection Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: EPA bans toxic fungicides to keep Kiwi gardeners safe 27 April 2017  ​The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has issued a Red Alert notice following its decision to revoke four approvals for fungicide products used by Kiwi gardeners.   A fifth approval has been retained […]

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Commissioner’s US Diary – part four

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Privacy Commissioner  /  Comments Off on Commissioner’s US Diary – part four

MIL OSI – Source: Privacy Commissioner – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commissioner’s US Diary – part four The International Working Group on Data Protection in Telecommunications is a bit of a mouthful, so it is shortened to “The Berlin Group,” referring to the Berlin Data Protection Office, which initiated the working group in 1983, and has […]

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UN-funded report another reason to stop locking New Zealand children in police cells

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Children and Wellbeing, Children's Commissioner, Human Rights, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on UN-funded report another reason to stop locking New Zealand children in police cells

MIL OSI – Source: Children’s Commissioner – Press Release/Statement: Headline: UN-funded report another reason to stop locking New Zealand children in police cells Children’s Commissioner – ‘vulnerable children deserve this radical change’ OCC April 2016 Children’s Commissioner Dr Russell Wills welcomes today’s announcement on the proposed radical changes to the child protection and care system. […]

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Evaluation of the Advance Care Planning Programme

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Evaluation of the Advance Care Planning Programme

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Evaluation of the Advance Care Planning Programme Adverse Events Reporting adverse events (often referred to as incidents) assists health services to manage the risks of clinical care. Health Quality Evaluation This programme establishes baseline measures and indicators which can be used to […]

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Read the Hazardous Substances Update April 2017

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Environment, Environmental Protection Authority, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Read the Hazardous Substances Update April 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Environmental Protection Authority – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Read the Hazardous Substances Update April 2017 Working Safer Reforms – Hazardous Substances What’s the latest? We’ve been considering the feedback submitted on the proposed EPA notices and are finalising our notices. At this stage, we plan to have the notices finalised and available to […]

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Manawatu Gorge closed due to slip

Published By   /  April 25, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Manawatu Gorge closed due to slip

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Manawatu Gorge closed due to slip The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists that the Manawatu Gorge is closed due to a slip that is blocking both lanes. Motorists can use the Pahiatua Track and the Saddle Road as alternative routes. Contractors will […]

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From dreams to reality – at Toi Ohomai’s graduation

Published By   /  April 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on From dreams to reality – at Toi Ohomai’s graduation

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: From dreams to reality – at Toi Ohomai’s graduation “By the end of the day my hands were sore from clapping,” says Julia, “but it was a delight and privilege to share the happiness and pride of those graduating – and their obvious affection […]

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How a student-centred approach and data insights transformed Georgia State University

Published By   /  April 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on How a student-centred approach and data insights transformed Georgia State University

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: How a student-centred approach and data insights transformed Georgia State University The issues Georgia State University has overcome are many of the same ones that our tertiary system here in New Zealand is facing, like under-matching, drop-out rates, poor progression, low completion, poor course […]

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2018 Quality Evaluation FAQs – staff eligibility

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on 2018 Quality Evaluation FAQs – staff eligibility

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 2018 Quality Evaluation FAQs – staff eligibility Q. If a staff member is contracted to a TEO by a non-TEO, they must “fulfil a major role in the teaching and assessment of at least one degree or postgraduate-level course or equivalent during each year […]

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2018 Quality Evaluation FAQs – general

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on 2018 Quality Evaluation FAQs – general

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 2018 Quality Evaluation FAQs – general Last updated 25 November 2016 Last updated 11/25/2016 These FAQs relate to changes from the PBRF 2012 Quality Evaluation to the PBRF 2018 Quality Evaluation.    These FAQs relate to changes from the PBRF 2012 Quality Evaluation to […]

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