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Significant Support For Porn Safeguards – Poll

Published By   /  April 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, Media Releases, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Significant Support For Porn Safeguards – Poll

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Significant Support For Porn Safeguards – Poll Media Release 30 April 2017A nationwide poll has found high levels of concern around the effects of online pornography and its link to sexual violence, and the easy access that young people have to offensive material, and significant support […]

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WWF Statement on President Trump’s Offshore Drilling Executive Order

Published By   /  April 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on President Trump’s Offshore Drilling Executive Order

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on President Trump’s Offshore Drilling Executive Order Date April 28, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to today’s Trump administration decision to begin to undo protections of America’s Arctic Ocean, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released the following statement from President […]

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Japan 101 for departing girls sevens team

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Japan 101 for departing girls sevens team

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Japan 101 for departing girls sevens team Saint Mary’s College Seven’s Rugby Team travelled to Fukuoka, Japan, on Wednesday to take part in the Sanix World Rugby Youth Tournament. Before leaving, they tested out their chopstick skills, practised some useful Japanese phrases and […]

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Medicinal Marijuana Laws Leads To Dope Abuse – US Study

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, Media Releases, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Medicinal Marijuana Laws Leads To Dope Abuse – US Study

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Medicinal Marijuana Laws Leads To Dope Abuse – US Study Media Release 27 April 2017Family First NZ says that a new study on medicinal marijuana in the US should sound a clear warning to our government to continue to take a cautious approach based on extensive […]

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Japanese 101 for departing girls’ sevens team

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Japanese 101 for departing girls’ sevens team

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Japanese 101 for departing girls’ sevens team Saint Mary’s College Seven’s Rugby Team travelled to Fukuoka, Japan, on Wednesday to take part in the Sanix World Rugby Youth Tournament. Before leaving, they tested out their chopstick skills, practised some useful Japanese phrases and […]

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Oxfam helps Syrians to find safety without risking their lives at sea

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, NGOs, Oxfam  /  Comments Off on Oxfam helps Syrians to find safety without risking their lives at sea

MIL OSI – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Oxfam helps Syrians to find safety without risking their lives at sea Ayman, 42, his wife, Susan, 38, and their 3 children: Ahmad, 16, Aya, 14, and Suleiman, 8. Photo: Pablo Tosco / Oxfam Intermón Oxfam has joined a program to help Syrians find […]

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Meeting to discuss plight of people on work and student visas in New Zealand – Monday 6pm

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Meeting to discuss plight of people on work and student visas in New Zealand – Monday 6pm

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Meeting to discuss plight of people on work and student visas in New Zealand – Monday 6pm Meeting to discuss plight of people on work and student visas in New Zealand – Monday 6pm April 28, 2017 Leave a comment Meeting, 6pm, Monday, May […]

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Stand up for Peace and Justice – May 6, 2pm, Aotea Square

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Stand up for Peace and Justice – May 6, 2pm, Aotea Square

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Stand up for Peace and Justice – May 6, 2pm, Aotea Square Stand up for Peace and Justice – May 6, 2pm, Aotea Square April 28, 2017 Leave a comment Kia ora koutou, Rally on 6 May, 2pm, Aotea Square: – No to escalation […]

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WWF Statement on President Trump’s Antiquities Act Executive Order

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on President Trump’s Antiquities Act Executive Order

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on President Trump’s Antiquities Act Executive Order Date April 26, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to the Trump administration’s executive order calling for a review of designations under the Antiquities Act — threatening existing protections of critical ocean and […]

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Asia Matters: What should NZ expect from the Philippines as Chair of ASEAN?

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Asia Matters: What should NZ expect from the Philippines as Chair of ASEAN?

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Asia Matters: What should NZ expect from the Philippines as Chair of ASEAN? Asia New Zealand Foundation researcher Rebecca Townsend looks at the start of the 30th ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) summit and the implications of the Philippines as the […]

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International community yet again falls short of meeting Yemen’s dire need

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, NGOs, Oxfam  /  Comments Off on International community yet again falls short of meeting Yemen’s dire need

MIL OSI – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: International community yet again falls short of meeting Yemen’s dire need In response to the US$1.12 billion pledged to Yemen during the high-level event today in Geneva, Oxfam says the international community has fallen short in its support for the Yemeni people. Despite wide […]

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Hospitalisations linked to poverty must be reduced • Child Poverty Action Group

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, CPAG, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Hospitalisations linked to poverty must be reduced • Child Poverty Action Group

MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group – Release/Statement Headline: Hospitalisations linked to poverty must be reduced • Child Poverty Action Group 26 April 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that high rates of childhood bronchiectasis evidenced in the latest report from the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation, should provide the motivation for Government […]

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MEDIA RELEASE: OECD Report Misleading: NZ paying too much tax

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on MEDIA RELEASE: OECD Report Misleading: NZ paying too much tax

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: MEDIA RELEASE: OECD Report Misleading: NZ paying too much tax OECD REPORT MISLEADING: NZ PAYING TOO MUCH TAX 26 APRIL 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Peter Malcolm – spokesperson for the left wing lobby group “Closing the Gap” – would do better had he actually read the report […]

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Already more than 1,000 migrants killed or missing in the Mediterranean in 2017

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, NGOs, Oxfam  /  Comments Off on Already more than 1,000 migrants killed or missing in the Mediterranean in 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Already more than 1,000 migrants killed or missing in the Mediterranean in 2017 Already more than 1,000 people have been reported dead or missing in 2017 while trying to cross the Mediterranean in search for a life in safety and dignity, figures published today […]

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Police Homicide Report Fails To Identify Risk To Children

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, Media Releases, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Police Homicide Report Fails To Identify Risk To Children

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Police Homicide Report Fails To Identify Risk To Children Media Release 26 April 2017 Family First NZ says that a Police report suggesting that almost one in ten homicide victims are killed by their parent or a parent’s live-in partner fails to sufficiently analyse the data […]

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Reality Show Cheapens Significance of Marriage

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, Media Releases, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Reality Show Cheapens Significance of Marriage

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Reality Show Cheapens Significance of Marriage Media Release 24 April 2017 In response to the announcement that TV3 are producing a NZ version of “Married At First Sight”, Bob McCoskrie, National Director of Family First NZ has made the following statement: “Marriage is not a ‘social […]

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Yemen: Mounting fears for civilian safety as Hodeidah offensive looms

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amnesty International NZ, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Yemen: Mounting fears for civilian safety as Hodeidah offensive looms

MIL OSI – Source: Amnesty International NZ – Release/Statement Headline: Yemen: Mounting fears for civilian safety as Hodeidah offensive looms Reports Saudi Arabia-led coalition is gearing up for major military offensive Key port city of Hodeidah is a major entry point for humanitarian aid UN donor conference under way in Geneva Fears are growing for […]

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USA: 100 ways Trump has threatened human rights in first 100 days

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amnesty International NZ, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on USA: 100 ways Trump has threatened human rights in first 100 days

MIL OSI – Source: Amnesty International NZ – Release/Statement Headline: USA: 100 ways Trump has threatened human rights in first 100 days As the first 100 days of President Donald Trump’s administration come to a close, Amnesty International has compiled a list of 100 ways the Trump administration has tried to threaten human rights in […]

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ASEAN Summit: Leaders must take a stand against Philippines bloodshed

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amnesty International NZ, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on ASEAN Summit: Leaders must take a stand against Philippines bloodshed

MIL OSI – Source: Amnesty International NZ – Release/Statement Headline: ASEAN Summit: Leaders must take a stand against Philippines bloodshed With mounting evidence of government involvement in thousands of extrajudicial executions in Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘war on drugs’, Amnesty International is calling on regional leaders to take a stand against possible crimes against humanity […]

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Report: Fortune 500 Companies Accelerating Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Efforts | Press Releases | WWF

Published By   /  April 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Report: Fortune 500 Companies Accelerating Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Efforts | Press Releases | WWF

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: Report: Fortune 500 Companies Accelerating Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Efforts | Press Releases | WWF WASHINGTON, DC, April 25, 2017 – Despite efforts in Washington to sideline action on climate change, a growing number of Fortune 500 companies are taking increasingly ambitious steps to reduce […]

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