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Sport NZ announces joint delivery partners for annual event focusing on women and girls in sport and active recreation

By   /  June 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Sport NZ announces joint delivery partners for annual event focusing on women and girls in sport and active recreation

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Sport NZ announces joint delivery partners for annual event focusing on women and girls in sport and active recreation 21 June 2019 Sport NZ is pleased to announce Women in Sport Aotearoa (WISPA) and the Shift Foundation (Shift) as the successful partnership to deliver the new annual women and girls […]

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Finalists for Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion Award

By   /  June 19, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Finalists for Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion Award

Source: Sports New Zealand In the lead up to the event, we are profiling each of our award category finalists. New for 2019, the Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion Award recognises innovative initiatives which support diversity and inclusion within sport and recreation, such as access, participation, leadership and community connection. We’d like to congratulate our […]

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By   /  April 29, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Test article

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Test article 29 April 2019 Sport NZ is doubling the reach of its Play.sport pilot by adding 40 new primary and intermediate schools in Waikato and Southland in partnership with regional sports trusts Sport Waikato and Sport Southland. Sub Heading Sub Heading Sub Heading “Providing quality experiences for young people […]

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Sport NZ doubles number of schools trialling fresh approach to PE and other physical activity

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Sport NZ doubles number of schools trialling fresh approach to PE and other physical activity

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Sport NZ doubles number of schools trialling fresh approach to PE and other physical activity 18 April 2019 Sport NZ is doubling the reach of its Play.sport pilot by adding 40 new primary and intermediate schools in Waikato and Southland in partnership with regional sports trusts Sport Waikato and Sport […]

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Finalists announced for 2019 New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards

By   /  April 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Finalists announced for 2019 New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Finalists announced for 2019 New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards 15 April 2019 Sport NZ has announced the finalists for its annual New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards, which celebrate excellence and leadership by individuals and organisations working in community sport and active recreation. The awards will be held in […]

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Nominations for Sport NZ’s 2019 Leadership Programmes now open

By   /  April 10, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Nominations for Sport NZ’s 2019 Leadership Programmes now open

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Nominations for Sport NZ’s 2019 Leadership Programmes now open 10 April 2019 Nominations are now open for Future Leaders and Women in Leadership programmes, and close on 30 April. We are pleased to announce that nominations are open for our Future Leaders programme targeted at those in a senior leadership role […]

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Funding Launched to help more young women get and stay active

By   /  April 4, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Funding Launched to help more young women get and stay active

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Funding Launched to help more young women get and stay active 4 April 2019 Two new funds designed to get more young women physically active through play, active recreation and sport have launched today. Sport New Zealand is investing a total of $3 million over the next three years to […]

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Tomorrow’s Schools Review

By   /  March 28, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Tomorrow’s Schools Review

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Tomorrow’s Schools Review 28 March 2019 After more than 200 meetings with people interested in education, the Independent Taskforce reported its findings to the Minister of Education in November 2018. Their report: Our Schooling Futures, Stronger Together : Whiria Ngā Kura Tūātinitini has now been released for public consultation. The […]

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Representations of Islam and Muslims in New Zealand media

By   /  March 23, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Asian news values, Culture, Education, FifthEstate1, Islam, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News Values, Newspapers, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Religion, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Representations of Islam and Muslims in New Zealand media

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC “Burkinis have been banned in Cannes.: From a Stuff representation. Pacific Journalism Review Friday, March 15, 2019 Abstract In the global media scene, media ownership is controlled by groups with political agendas. Intolerance of ‘the other’, from Islam and migrants to people of colour, show […]

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Sport and Recreation Awards 2019

By   /  February 4, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Sport and Recreation Awards 2019

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Sport and Recreation Awards 2019 4 February 2019 Entries are now open for the 12th New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards, with two new categories for 2019. Every year, individuals and organisations throughout New Zealand are making outstanding contributions to enrich people’s lives through sport and recreation.The New Zealand Sport […]

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Sincha Dimara: My mother, a West Papuan survivor of many hardships, spurred along by her faith

By   /  December 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Culture, DJF, Editor's Picks, Evening Report, Featured, Gender, Human Rights, Indigenous, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reports, West Papua, West Papua human rights, West Papua self-determination  /  Comments Off on Sincha Dimara: My mother, a West Papuan survivor of many hardships, spurred along by her faith

Dominguis and Dolfintje Dimara pictured on the day they were married. Image: #InspirationalPapuaNewGuineans PROFILE: By Sincha Dimara in Port Moresby I once asked my mother how was it that she married at the tender age of 16 and left home in West Papua for a foreign land – neighbouring Papua New Guinea – never to […]

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Sport NZ releases report on athletes’ rights and welfare

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Sport NZ releases report on athletes’ rights and welfare

Source: Sports New Zealand Sport NZ has today released a report by sports lawyer Stephen Cottrell on elite athletes’ rights and welfare. Commissioned as part of a broader Sport Integrity Review, the report builds on the findings of interviews with 107 individuals ranging from elite athletes, coaches and high performance staff to National Sport Organisation […]

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Pacific’s brightest minds gather for Oceans and Islands research summit

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Culture, Development, DJF, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Indigenous, Innovation, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, NZ Institute for Pacific Research, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Pacific research, PMC Reportage, Reports, Research, Research collaboration, RNZ Pacific  /  Comments Off on Pacific’s brightest minds gather for Oceans and Islands research summit

By Blessen Tom In a bold and innovative move for researchers, the two-day inaugural Oceans and Islands conference today brought together the brightest minds of the Pacific to demonstrate what they do. Oceans and Islands – a showcase for the region hosted by the NZ Institute for Pacific Research (NZIPR) – was opened by the […]

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Telling the real stories behind ‘plastic’ Pacific islanders and stereotypes

By   /  November 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Auckland University of Technology, AUT, Culture, Diaspora, DJF, Documentaries, Education, Evening Report, KB, KB, Language, Migrants, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Multimedia, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Pacific Voices, pasifika, Pasifika success, PMC Reportage, Reports, Self Determination  /  Comments Off on Telling the real stories behind ‘plastic’ Pacific islanders and stereotypes

A look at the lives of Pacific islanders who choose to ignore or struggle to embrace their heritage. Video: Plastic Polynesia trailer By Leilani Sitagata Two final-year communication studies students at Auckland University of Technology decided for their end-of-year project to film a mini documentary about what it means to be a “plastic” islander. The […]

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Sir John Anderson (1945 – 2018)

By   /  November 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Sir John Anderson (1945 – 2018)

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Sir John Anderson (1945 – 2018) 16 November 2018 A message from Sport NZ CEO Peter Miskimmin Sport NZ pays tribute to Sir John Anderson, who passed away on Tuesday night, and extends its condolences to his family. Sir John was a man who made an extraordinary contribution to cricket, […]

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Refugee, migrant culinary delights boost new diversity cookbook

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Auckland University of Technology, AUT, Cuisine, Culinary skills, Culture, Development, DJF, Education, Evening Report, Featured, Food, KB, KB, Media, Migrants, Migration, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Refugees, Reports, Tertiary  /  Comments Off on Refugee, migrant culinary delights boost new diversity cookbook

Students who volunteered for the AUT migrant cookbook include Leilani Sitagata (from left), Amina Mohamed and Tiana Lambert, who spoke of their experience last night. Image: Rahul Bhattarai/PMC By Rahul Bhattarai Students and staff gathered in Auckland last night to launch a cookbook with a difference celebrating culinary delights from refugee or immigrant families – […]

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Sport NZ seeks public views on sport integrity

By   /  October 31, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Culture, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Sport NZ seeks public views on sport integrity

Source: Sports New Zealand Back Sport NZ seeks public views on sport integrity 31 October 2018 Sport NZ has launched nationwide public consultation on its review into sport integrity, calling on anyone involved in sport to share their thoughts on a range of integrity issues through an online survey that will be open for the […]

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Royals talk empowerment, gender and climate advocacy with USP students

By   /  October 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Culture, Development, DJF, Duke of Sussex, Education, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Prince Harry, Reports, Royal tour, Royal visit, University of the South Pacific, USP, Youth  /  Comments Off on Royals talk empowerment, gender and climate advocacy with USP students

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex outside the University of the South Pacific’s Japan-Pacific ICT Centre on Laucala campus in Suva. Image: Wansolwara By Mereoni Mili in Suva Meeting the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in person was a humbling experience this week for specially selected students from the University of the South Pacific, including […]

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Vanuatu student journalist launches first poetry collection and aims higher

By   /  October 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Arts & Sports, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Culture, DJF, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, journalism, KB, KB, Media, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, poetry, Publishing, Reports, University of the South Pacific, USP, Vanuatu, Youth  /  Comments Off on Vanuatu student journalist launches first poetry collection and aims higher

Telstar Jimmy with her poetry book Journey of Truth at USP’s Laucala campus in Suva … now keen to help others publish. Image: Harrison Selmen/Vanuatu Daily Post By Harrison Selmen in Suva, Fiji Vanuatu student journalist Telstar Jimmy launched her first poetry book in Fiji last week and vows bigger plans ahead to to help […]

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New research confirms physical activity is tied to healthy mental wellbeing

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Culture, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on New research confirms physical activity is tied to healthy mental wellbeing

Source: Sports New Zealand Back New research confirms physical activity is tied to healthy mental wellbeing 9 October 2018 New research from Sport NZ shows that Kiwis that are physically active are more likely to have good mental health. Those who meet the global physical activity recommendations of at least 2.5 hours of moderate to […]

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