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Extremist Victoria Says Yes, NSW Says No To Euthanasia

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Extremist Victoria Says Yes, NSW Says No To Euthanasia

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Extremist Victoria Says Yes, NSW Says No To Euthanasia Media Release 23 November 2017 Family First NZ says that Victoria has gone against the worldwide trend and introduced a flawed and dangerous assisted suicide law – a week after the New South Wales upper house voted […]

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Children’s income needs should be addressed urgently • Child Poverty Action Group

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, CPAG, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Children’s income needs should be addressed urgently • Child Poverty Action Group

MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group – Release/Statement Headline: Children’s income needs should be addressed urgently • Child Poverty Action Group 22 November 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) applauds the Government’s recent announcements to ease student hardship by a $50 increase in allowances on 1 January, 2018, and urges Parliament to address […]

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WWF Reponse to the Release of the Global Water Strategy

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Reponse to the Release of the Global Water Strategy

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Reponse to the Release of the Global Water Strategy Date November 20, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to the release of the Global Water Strategy by the US Department of State and the US Agency for International Development, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released the […]

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Israeli journalist Gideon Levy is coming to Auckland Sunday 3 December

By   /  November 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Israeli journalist Gideon Levy is coming to Auckland Sunday 3 December

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Israeli journalist Gideon Levy is coming to Auckland Sunday 3 December Israeli journalist Gideon Levy is coming to Auckland Sunday 3 December November 21, 2017 Leave a comment We invite you to a public lecture by world-renowned Israeli journalist and author, Gideon Levy. Gideon […]

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In a year of non-stop climate disasters, COP 23 offers scant support

By   /  November 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, NGOs, Oxfam  /  Comments Off on In a year of non-stop climate disasters, COP 23 offers scant support

MIL OSI – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: In a year of non-stop climate disasters, COP 23 offers scant support With the United Nations’ climate conference drawing to a close, it’s clear there’s been very little progress on how to help people affected by climate change, despite record-breaking hurricanes and catastrophic floods […]

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WWF Statement on U.S. Import of Elephant Trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia | Press Releases | WWF

By   /  November 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on U.S. Import of Elephant Trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia | Press Releases | WWF

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF Statement on U.S. Import of Elephant Trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia | Press Releases | WWF Date November 20, 2017 Media Contact In response to the U.S. government’s announcement that it would put on hold a decision to allow import of elephant trophies from […]

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Business interns off to India, South Korea

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Business interns off to India, South Korea

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Business interns off to India, South Korea Two young New Zealanders Bobby McGlone and Pang Suwanaposee are heading to India and South Korea respectively as Asia New Zealand Foundation’s first business interns to those countries. Bobby will be interning at leading international healthcare technology company Skanray in Mysore, […]

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A richer New Zealand Curriculum is possible without National Standards • Child Poverty Action Group

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, CPAG, NGOs  /  Comments Off on A richer New Zealand Curriculum is possible without National Standards • Child Poverty Action Group

MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group – Release/Statement Headline: A richer New Zealand Curriculum is possible without National Standards • Child Poverty Action Group The announcement that National Standards (NS) will be scrapped will be one met with a varied response across education professionals, but Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) spokesperson for education […]

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State Has Right To Name of Father

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on State Has Right To Name of Father

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: State Has Right To Name of Father Media Release 19 November 2017 Family First NZ says that women should have to name the father of their child, and the government is wrong to turn a blind eye to mothers who withhold this information from the state.  […]

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Beauty Pageants Are Not Child-Friendly

By   /  November 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Beauty Pageants Are Not Child-Friendly

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Beauty Pageants Are Not Child-Friendly Media Release 19 November 2017Family First NZ says that the protection of our children must come before the commercial exploitation of them, and are calling for proposed child beauty modelling competitions and pageants to be scrapped, and parents to boycott any […]

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Plastic is Everyone’s Problem, So Why Are We Focusing on Coke?

By   /  November 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, GreenPeace, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Plastic is Everyone’s Problem, So Why Are We Focusing on Coke?

MIL OSI – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Plastic is Everyone’s Problem, So Why Are We Focusing on Coke? Coke is one of the most recognizable brands in the world and says it is committed to environmental sustainability. As the world’s largest soft drink company, Coca-Cola has a special responsibility to drastically reduce […]

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La conferencia de la ONU sobre el cambio climático pone énfasis sobre la ambición | Press Releases | WWF

By   /  November 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on La conferencia de la ONU sobre el cambio climático pone énfasis sobre la ambición | Press Releases | WWF

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: La conferencia de la ONU sobre el cambio climático pone énfasis sobre la ambición | Press Releases | WWF Lou Leonard, Vicepresidente Senior de Cambio Climático y Energía, emitió la siguiente declaración en relación a la clausura de la conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre […]

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UN Climate Talks Put Strong Focus On Ambition | Press Releases | WWF

By   /  November 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on UN Climate Talks Put Strong Focus On Ambition | Press Releases | WWF

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: UN Climate Talks Put Strong Focus On Ambition | Press Releases | WWF In response to the close COP23 and commenting on the unprecedented coalition of American leaders who attended the talks, Lou Leonard, World Wildlife Fund (WWF)’s senior vice president of climate change and […]

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Action for Manus Island refugees – Sunday 19 November, 1pm @ Aotea Square

By   /  November 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Action for Manus Island refugees – Sunday 19 November, 1pm @ Aotea Square

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Action for Manus Island refugees – Sunday 19 November, 1pm @ Aotea Square Action for Manus Island refugees – Sunday 19 November, 1pm @ Aotea Square November 17, 2017 Leave a comment Jacinda Ardern announced today that it could take up to 5 months […]

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WWF and Green Climate Fund Join Forces to Accelerate Global Climate Action

By   /  November 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF and Green Climate Fund Join Forces to Accelerate Global Climate Action

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: WWF and Green Climate Fund Join Forces to Accelerate Global Climate Action Bonn, Germany — The Green Climate Fund (GCF) and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) today formalized an agreement uniting the two organizations in efforts to develop and oversee large-scale climate adaptation and mitigation projects […]

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Defeat Of Assisted Suicide Law in NSW Welcomed

By   /  November 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Defeat Of Assisted Suicide Law in NSW Welcomed

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Defeat Of Assisted Suicide Law in NSW Welcomed Media Release 17 November 2017Family First NZ is welcoming news that the New South Wales upper house has voted down a bill on assisted suicide. “Safe euthanasia is a myth. The Australian political leaders have realised this and […]

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Fire and Rain

By   /  November 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, GreenPeace, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Fire and Rain

MIL OSI – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Fire and Rain The year 2017 may become a historic milestone where the visceral effects of global heating – extreme storms and wildfires – finally reach public consciousness.   Homeowners Access Hurricane Irma Damage – 12 Sep, 2017 Humans have known about the effects of […]

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Using Tech to Save the Oceans

By   /  November 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Environment, NGOs, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Using Tech to Save the Oceans

MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Release/Statement Headline: Using Tech to Save the Oceans With the launch of a new web tool, World Wildlife Fund (WWF), TRAFFIC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) are teaming up to fight one of the greatest threats to our oceans: illegal fishing. DETECT-IT, a new data analytics tool […]

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CORRECTION: Coal for Christmas – more borrowing on the horizon

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on CORRECTION: Coal for Christmas – more borrowing on the horizon

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: CORRECTION: Coal for Christmas – more borrowing on the horizon CORRECTION: Coal for Christmas – more borrowing on the horizon 15 NOVEMBER 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Grant Robertson’s fiscal plans look to be exposed, with ANZ now forecasting $13 billion more in Government borrowing than was projected […]

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Dad Parental Leave Should Be Valued & Separate

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Family First, NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Dad Parental Leave Should Be Valued & Separate

MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Release/Statement Headline: Dad Parental Leave Should Be Valued & Separate Media Release 15 November 2017 Family First NZ says that National and NZ First have the numbers for parental leave to be allowed to fathers at the same time as mothers, and to give dads a separate entitlement. […]

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