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The RSCA’s letter to Susan Devoy: “Real New Zealand Recruiters Say NO to Racism”

By   /  June 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on The RSCA’s letter to Susan Devoy: “Real New Zealand Recruiters Say NO to Racism”

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: The RSCA’s letter to Susan Devoy: “Real New Zealand Recruiters Say NO to Racism” Dear Dame Susan, Earlier today RCSA, the peak industry and professional body for recruitment in New Zealand, became aware of a racist audio recording posted on social media by the […]

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Expert’s report on New Zealand’s seclusion and restraint practices causes stir

By   /  June 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Expert’s report on New Zealand’s seclusion and restraint practices causes stir

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Expert’s report on New Zealand’s seclusion and restraint practices causes stir After international expert Dr Sharon Shalev’s visit last year, her resulting report into seclusion and restraint practices in New Zealand has been released with many shocked by her findings. In late April the […]

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Disability team to travel to UN for international conference

By   /  June 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Disability team to travel to UN for international conference

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Disability team to travel to UN for international conference This month, Human Rights Specialist Erin Gough will travel to the United Nations in New York to attend the Conference of States Parties (COSP) to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). […]

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Fourth International Intersex Forum

By   /  May 2, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Fourth International Intersex Forum

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Fourth International Intersex Forum The Fourth International Intersex Forum was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands last month. The world’s largest intersex human rights forum to date was attended by 40 representatives of intersex organisations and independent advocates across all regions, including New Zealand.  During the […]

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Community News: Pursuing Justice for Victims of State Abuse

By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Community News: Pursuing Justice for Victims of State Abuse

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Community News: Pursuing Justice for Victims of State Abuse Pursuing Justice for Victims of State Abuse Dr Elizabeth Stanley and Sonja Cooper Since the 1940s thousands of New Zealand children, young people and vulnerable adults have been removed from their homes and placed under […]

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Community News: Gender Equality in New Zealand – Making It Happen

By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Community News: Gender Equality in New Zealand – Making It Happen

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Community News: Gender Equality in New Zealand – Making It Happen The UN Women National Committee Aotearoa NZ invites you to join us to hear about significant Gender Equality Bills currently before Parliament. Member of Parliament, Jan Logie, will discuss her two Member’s Bills […]

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That’s Us – Race Relations Day, celebrating Wellingtons’ diversity

By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on That’s Us – Race Relations Day, celebrating Wellingtons’ diversity

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: That’s Us – Race Relations Day, celebrating Wellingtons’ diversity 21 March was International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Hundreds of events take place throughout New Zealand showcasing the diverse cultures that make up our country, through dance, music and food. That’s Us […]

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Ponsonby Pride Parade 2017

By   /  March 6, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Ponsonby Pride Parade 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Ponsonby Pride Parade 2017 It’s always a bittersweet moment when Ponsonby’s Pride Parade rolls around. On the one hand, you get to spend your evening surrounded by colour, joy, and unconditional love, but on the other, you have it in the back of your […]

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March 2017 Turangawaewae

By   /  March 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on March 2017 Turangawaewae

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: March 2017 Turangawaewae Tūrangawaewae is the Human Rights Commission’s newsletter. In this edition we cover: a campaign calling for an inquiry into State care abuse, CSW61, the abolishing of historic convictions for sex between men, and much more.  In this issue we cover: Commission […]

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Promised Land – an LGBTQI+ children's book based on diversity

By   /  February 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Promised Land – an LGBTQI+ children's book based on diversity

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Promised Land – an LGBTQI+ children’s book based on diversity Pride Week is wonderful. The time set aside every year during which we can all celebrate diverse sexual orientations and gender identities inspires a certain amount of love and tolerance that can often be […]

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OHCHR – Call for applications 4 vacancies of mandate holders to be appointed

By   /  February 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on OHCHR – Call for applications 4 vacancies of mandate holders to be appointed

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: OHCHR – Call for applications 4 vacancies of mandate holders to be appointed The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has put in a call for applications for 4 vacancies of mandate holders to be appointed to the United Nations at […]

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E Kore Ano: Never Again

By   /  February 13, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on E Kore Ano: Never Again

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: E Kore Ano: Never Again Back in the sixties there was a young Maori boy who lived in a small New Zealand town, the son of a Maori Battalion hero. He was mischievous and one day was caught breaking the window at the library. […]

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Community News: Call for applications – 2017 Senior Indigenous Fellow

By   /  February 2, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Community News: Call for applications – 2017 Senior Indigenous Fellow

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Community News: Call for applications – 2017 Senior Indigenous Fellow Duration: 1 May – 31 August 2017  Location: Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples and Minorities Section, Geneva – Switzerland Deadline: 28 February 2017  The Indigenous Peoples and Minorities Section […]

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Radio New Zealand interview: Dr. Jackie Blue

By   /  January 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Radio New Zealand interview: Dr. Jackie Blue

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Radio New Zealand interview: Dr. Jackie Blue Radio New Zealand interview: Dr. Jackie Blue January 23, 2017 Equal Employment Commissioner, Dr Jackie Blue was interviewed on Radio New Zealand on Saturday morning about her hopes, aspirations and plan of attack for the coming year.  […]

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Community News: Equal Pay Regional Tour

By   /  November 18, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Community News: Equal Pay Regional Tour

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Community News: Equal Pay Regional Tour Community News: Equal Pay Regional Tour November 18, 2016 The Council of Trade Unions is kick-starting a round of regional campaign updates on equal pay. These meetings will include the opportunity to plan and set up regional campaign […]

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Community News: Supported Decision Making Guide Launched

By   /  November 15, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Community News: Supported Decision Making Guide Launched

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Community News: Supported Decision Making Guide Launched Auckland Disability Law (ADL) prootes supported decision making within disabled person’s daily lives and the legal process. Now, in partnership with People First New Zealand Ngā Tāngata Tuatahi, the ADL is pleased to launch the easy read […]

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Office closures following Earthquake

By   /  November 14, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Office closures following Earthquake

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Office closures following Earthquake Office closures following Earthquake November 14, 2016 Please be advised that our Wellington office is closed until further notice following last nights earthquake and aftershocks. The Christchurch office is open after being declared safe by engineers. The Auckland office remains […]

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Job: Front-End Developer

By   /  October 5, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Human Rights, Human Rights Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Job: Front-End Developer

MIL OSI – Source: Human Rights Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Job: Front-End Developer The Human Rights Commission is looking for a front-end web developer who is passionate about putting their coding and creative skills to work to create a high quality user-experience for the Commission‘s supporters and clients.   We’re looking for someone with development experience, from big picture strategy to design and technical implementation using pre-processing platforms, such as SASS, and client-side scripting […]

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