Paul Hunt: Climate change is a human rights issue

Source: Human Rights Commission Climate change poses enormous human rights challenges in the Pacific and within Aotearoa New Zealand. It places responsibilities on government and...

Human Rights Commission backs Waitangi Tribunal call to allow prisoner voting

Source: Human Rights Commission The Human Rights Commission applauds the Waitangi Tribunal’s call to repeal the law banning prisoner voting. Chief Commissioner Paul Hunt says prison...

Karanina Sumeo: Speaking te reo Māori will help us understand history

Source: Human Rights Commission The right to language is a fundamental human right. It is also integral to enjoying other core human rights associated with...

Latest National Plan of Action report released

Source: Human Rights Commission The Human Rights Commission has today released the latest report on New Zealand’s National Plan of Action for the 2014-2019 UPR cycle. New...

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Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel Reviewed: 6 August 2019, 18:10 NZST Still current at: 6 August 2019 Related news features Exercise...

SafeTravel registration: planned outage – 6 Aug

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel SafeTravel registration: planned outage – 6 Aug The SafeTravel registration site will experience a...

US border crisis: New Zealanders call on US Embassy for investigation into the treatment...

Source: Amnesty International NZ As the US government continues to detain children and separate families seeking safety on the US-Mexico border, a petition from New Zealanders...

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