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Busting the Oil and Gas industry’s Alternative Facts about Jacinda’s offshore oil exploration ban.

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Conservation, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Busting the Oil and Gas industry’s Alternative Facts about Jacinda’s offshore oil exploration ban.

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Busting the Oil and Gas industry’s Alternative Facts about Jacinda’s offshore oil exploration ban. After Jacinda’s historic announcement that brought an end to new offshore oil and gas exploration, we’ve been hearing a lot from the industry about how the sky is about to fall in. Fun […]

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Greenpeace Oil Campaign: Seven years in the wilderness

By   /  April 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Conservation, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Greenpeace Oil Campaign: Seven years in the wilderness

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greenpeace Oil Campaign: Seven years in the wilderness Steve Abel   A photograph popped up on my Facebook feed recently, saying – “seven years ago today”. It was a shot of the crew from the Oil Free Seas flotilla being welcomed onto Waititi Marae at the isolated […]

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Strange things lurk in the icy depths of the Antarctic Ocean

By   /  March 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Conservation, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Strange things lurk in the icy depths of the Antarctic Ocean

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Strange things lurk in the icy depths of the Antarctic Ocean Cute penguins might get all the press, whales certainly give the wows, and big-eyed seals bring the feels – but there’s a lot more to the Antarctic Ocean if you’re prepared to dive a little deeper. […]

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Syria: Medics Report Massive Casualties in Eastern Ghouta

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, Doctors Without Borders, English, Environment, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Syria: Medics Report Massive Casualties in Eastern Ghouta

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Syria: Medics Report Massive Casualties in Eastern Ghouta Source: Doctors Without Borders – Headline: Syria: Medics Report Massive Casualties in Eastern Ghouta BRUSSELS/NEW YORK—A relentless military offensive in Syria’s besieged eastern Ghouta enclave is causing widespread disaster and massive casualties, with at least 4,829 people wounded and 1,005 dead, the […]

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Central African Republic: Survivors describe a mass rape ordeal outside Bossangoa

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, GreenPeace, Médecins Sans Frontières, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Central African Republic: Survivors describe a mass rape ordeal outside Bossangoa

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Central African Republic: Survivors describe a mass rape ordeal outside Bossangoa Source: Médecins Sans Frontières – Headline: Central African Republic: Survivors describe a mass rape ordeal outside Bossangoa Sylvain Cherkaoui/Cosmos The MSF hospital in Bossangoa, western CAR. A mass rape has been reported in the Central African Republic (CAR) after […]

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International women’s day – unions must act to end violence against women at work

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on International women’s day – unions must act to end violence against women at work

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: International women’s day – unions must act to end violence against women at work Source: Global Unions – Headline: International women’s day – unions must act to end violence against women at work 08.03.2018 As women, men and unions take action around the world to highlight International Women’s Day, IndustriALL […]

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Tariffs and overcapacity focus of OECD steel meeting

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Tariffs and overcapacity focus of OECD steel meeting

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Tariffs and overcapacity focus of OECD steel meeting Source: Global Unions – Headline: Tariffs and overcapacity focus of OECD steel meeting Trump announced a 25 per cent tariff on U.S. imports of steel and 10 per cent tariff on U.S. imports of aluminum just days prior to the Committee meeting, […]

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Union in Ghana calls for strike against retrenchment of 2,150 mineworkers

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Union in Ghana calls for strike against retrenchment of 2,150 mineworkers

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Union in Ghana calls for strike against retrenchment of 2,150 mineworkers Source: Global Unions – Headline: Union in Ghana calls for strike against retrenchment of 2,150 mineworkers 08.03.2018 The Ghana Mineworkers Union (GMWU) has announced a series of strikes in solidarity with 2,150 mineworkers who face retrenchments at Gold Fields […]

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On International Women’s Day: Nurses Strike Crosses 200 Days in Kerala

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on On International Women’s Day: Nurses Strike Crosses 200 Days in Kerala

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: On International Women’s Day: Nurses Strike Crosses 200 Days in Kerala Source: Global Unions – Headline: On International Women’s Day: Nurses Strike Crosses 200 Days in Kerala Alappuzha, India:  Under the banner of United Nurses Association (UNA), they are demanding the implementation of statutory wages and benefits and the reinstatement […]

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Iran’s persecution of BBC Persian Service journalists & their families – UN Geneva event

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Iran’s persecution of BBC Persian Service journalists & their families – UN Geneva event

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Iran’s persecution of BBC Persian Service journalists & their families – UN Geneva event Source: Global Unions – Headline: Iran’s persecution of BBC Persian Service journalists & their families – UN Geneva event Iran’s persecution of BBC Persian Service journalists and their families – the implications for the international media, […]

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Women at Work: The Course for Sri Lanka

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, International Labour Organization, MIL OSI, NGOs, Press Release, PressRelease  /  Comments Off on Women at Work: The Course for Sri Lanka

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Women at Work: The Course for Sri Lanka Source: International Labour Organization – Headline: Women at Work: The Course for Sri Lanka COLOMBO (ILO News): Gender gaps in the labour market remain one of the most pressing challenges facing the world of work. Women are substantially less likely than men […]

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With women, unions are stronger: No better time!

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on With women, unions are stronger: No better time!

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: With women, unions are stronger: No better time! Source: Global Unions – Headline: With women, unions are stronger: No better time! Today, on International Women’s Day, the IFJ Asia-Pacific and its affiliates across the region launched the campaign “IFJ Women Lead”.   The IFJ’s 2018 campaign is a key stage […]

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International Women’s Day: zero tolerance on sexual harassment

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on International Women’s Day: zero tolerance on sexual harassment

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: International Women’s Day: zero tolerance on sexual harassment Source: Global Unions – Headline: International Women’s Day: zero tolerance on sexual harassment International Women’s Day today is held on March 8th each year to observe and to reflect on those issues that women, in all walks of society, encounter and fight […]

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EQUAL PAY – WAGE JUSTICE

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on EQUAL PAY – WAGE JUSTICE

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: EQUAL PAY – WAGE JUSTICE Source: Global Unions – Headline: EQUAL PAY – WAGE JUSTICE Unequal pay remains one of the main indicators of unbalanced relations between men and women in the labour market, which is compounded by the gender-based division of labour. Wages are not merely an expression of […]

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MSF Response to New WHO Guidelines for HIV-Related Cryptococcal Disease

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, Doctors Without Borders, English, Environment, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on MSF Response to New WHO Guidelines for HIV-Related Cryptococcal Disease

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: MSF Response to New WHO Guidelines for HIV-Related Cryptococcal Disease Source: Doctors Without Borders – Headline: MSF Response to New WHO Guidelines for HIV-Related Cryptococcal Disease Treatments now recommended by WHO are unaffordable and unavailable to most people in need NEW YORK, MARCH 7, 2018—The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors […]

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Four female environmental activists inspiring us in 2018

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Conservation, Environment, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Four female environmental activists inspiring us in 2018

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Four female environmental activists inspiring us in 2018 New Zealand has a strong tradition of female activism. From Kate Sheppard and her campaign that won New Zealand women the right to vote in 1893, to women at the forefront of social and environmental movements today, Aotearoa is […]

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Change is necessary for rural women

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, International Labour Organization, MIL OSI, NGOs, Statement  /  Comments Off on Change is necessary for rural women

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Change is necessary for rural women Source: International Labour Organization – Headline: Change is necessary for rural women © Nestlé As the world celebrates International Women’s Day, the ILO joins the UN system in placing the spotlight on rural women, a group often overlooked despite their enormous contributions: they contribute […]

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Recruitment Information Session – Portland, ME

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, Doctors Without Borders, English, Environment, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Recruitment Information Session – Portland, ME

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Recruitment Information Session – Portland, ME Source: Doctors Without Borders – Headline: Recruitment Information Session – Portland, ME All prospective medical and non-medical aid workers: join us for a presentation and question & answer session to learn more about how you can become part of Doctors Without Borders’ field work. […]

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European audiovisual sector committed to enhancing gender equality and diversity

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on European audiovisual sector committed to enhancing gender equality and diversity

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: European audiovisual sector committed to enhancing gender equality and diversity Source: Global Unions – Headline: European audiovisual sector committed to enhancing gender equality and diversity UNI MEI, together with its sister union federations FIA (International Federation of Actors), FIM (International Federation of Musicians) and EFJ (European Federation of Journalists) and […]

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Mexico: SNTE Congress elects leaders and confirms unity amidst challenging times

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, English, Environment, Global Unions, GreenPeace, MIL OSI, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Mexico: SNTE Congress elects leaders and confirms unity amidst challenging times

Source: Greenpeace New Zealand Headline: Mexico: SNTE Congress elects leaders and confirms unity amidst challenging times Source: Global Unions – Headline: Mexico: SNTE Congress elects leaders and confirms unity amidst challenging times The Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación, in an extraordinary Congress, modified its statutes, including adopting a provision that 50 per cent […]

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