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Six years ago, my mum was brutally murdered.

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, NGOs, Sensible Sentencing Trust, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Six years ago, my mum was brutally murdered.

MIL OSI – Source: Sensible Sentencing Trust – Release/Statement Headline: Six years ago, my mum was brutally murdered. She was a 66-year-old dedicated new entrant teacher who was setting up her class for the new school term when Whetu Te Hiko walked in and gave her a disgusting beating that can only be described as […]

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The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover?

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  24/7 News, biodiversity, birds, Conservation, Department of Conservation, east coast, Environment, Islands, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, rare birds, shore plover, shorebirds, staff, translocation, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover?

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover? During two weeks in May, seven juvenile shore plover/tūturuatu were translocated to Waikawa Island off Mahia Peninsula. This was the last of two translocation for the year. Local biodiversity ranger Helen Jonas explains what’s involved in keeping this […]

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Ridding boxthorn from predator free Motunau Island

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, biodiversity, canterbury, Conservation, Department of Conservation, DOC ranger, Environment, island, Islands, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, skinks, staff, Uncategorized, Weeds  /  Comments Off on Ridding boxthorn from predator free Motunau Island

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Ridding boxthorn from predator free Motunau Island Motunau Island is the only offshore predator free island in Canterbury. Community ranger Vanessa Mander tells us why ridding the island of boxthorn weeds is important for the sea birds survival.

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The Sound of Science: Living the high life

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Alpine, biodiversity, birds, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, Pest control, predation, predators, Public Sector, Rock wren, Science, staff, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on The Sound of Science: Living the high life

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: The Sound of Science: Living the high life The life of a scientist in the Department of Conservation is worlds apart from the traditional stereotype of a lab-coat wearing academic hidden inside and away from the ‘real world’. DOC’s Threatened Species Ambassador Nicola Toki talks to […]

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Wellington whale watch: Your questions answered

By   /  July 6, 2018  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, Marine, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, Uncategorized, Wellington, Wellington/Kapiti, Whale  /  Comments Off on Wellington whale watch: Your questions answered

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Wellington whale watch: Your questions answered Wellington harbour has been getting lots of attention lately thanks to a visit from a southern right whale. With so many questions being asked our Marine Species Support Officer Hannah Hendriks gives us the scoop on deciphering whale behaviour.

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Deportation of Indian students shows need for a rule change

By   /  July 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, Employment Issues, Media Releases, Migration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Uncategorized, Unions  /  Comments Off on Deportation of Indian students shows need for a rule change

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU An Ombudsman’s report released last week shows our deportation rules aren’t working, especially for eight Indian students who were deported last year, says CTU Vice-president Rachel Mackintosh. The report concluded that our law did allow for deportation of the students because of “fraudulent” paperwork, even when they committed […]

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Closing the gender pay gap in the state sector boosted by new Principles

By   /  July 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, Employment Issues, equal pay, Media Releases, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Uncategorized, Unions  /  Comments Off on Closing the gender pay gap in the state sector boosted by new Principles

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU Ensuring that employment practices are free from gender bias, that pay rates are transparent and that the role of unpaid work is finally recognised, are among new Principles launched today to help workers and employers eliminate the gender pay gap in the state sector. The Gender Pay Principles […]

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Got plans for the weekend? Three Peace Actions are ON!

By   /  June 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Got plans for the weekend? Three Peace Actions are ON!

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Got plans for the weekend? Three Peace Actions are ON! View this email in your browser Kia ora Peace Friends, We are bringing you three peace events on this weekend. One of those is organised by Auckland Peace Action, the other two (on […]

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Comeback for curious kea Tiaki

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24/7 News, birds, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, KEA, Native animals, New Zealand Government, Otago, Public Sector, ranger, rehabilitation, staff, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Comeback for curious kea Tiaki

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Comeback for curious kea Tiaki Last month Aoraki/Mt Cook and Te Manahuna/Twizel staff had the privilege of releasing Tiaki the Kea back to his mountain home in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park. This has come after over a month of care and rehabilitation by the South […]

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Hear acclaimed US/Palestinian author Dr Ramzy Baroud.

By   /  May 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Hear acclaimed US/Palestinian author Dr Ramzy Baroud.

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Hear acclaimed US/Palestinian author Dr Ramzy Baroud. NZ speaking tour itinerary – 18 to 24 May 2018. Hosted by the NZ Palestine Solidarity Network Please note that signed copies of Ramzy’s new book ‘The Last Earth: a Palestinian story’ will be on sale […]

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JustSpeak Report Launch and Events

By   /  May 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on JustSpeak Report Launch and Events

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: JustSpeak Report Launch and Events Tēnā koe Mike, JustSpeak are releasing our report The Case Against Prisons next week and we’re holding events in Auckland and Wellington to mark the occasion! We’re hoping these events will help fuel conversation about the supposed value […]

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Full itinerary for Ramzy Baroud’s NZ tour – please share/post/circulate widely.

By   /  May 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Full itinerary for Ramzy Baroud’s NZ tour – please share/post/circulate widely.

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Full itinerary for Ramzy Baroud’s NZ tour – please share/post/circulate widely. Hi all: here is the complete itinerary for Ramzy Baroud’s NZ tour (to date). Can you please share & circulate through your respective networks asap. This info is also posted on kiaoragaza.net […]

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Coming events: Antiwar forum, Action for Pay equity, Cabaret

By   /  April 28, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Coming events: Antiwar forum, Action for Pay equity, Cabaret

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Coming events: Antiwar forum, Action for Pay equity, Cabaret Friday, May 4, 1-2pm, St Andrew’s Conference Centre, 30 The Terrace, Wellington Welfare or warfare? A pre-Budget lunchtime forum on government spending priorities Link to share: https://www.facebook.com/events/202797460335587

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Invite: Auckland Post Budget Brunch 2018

By   /  April 27, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Invite: Auckland Post Budget Brunch 2018

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Invite: Auckland Post Budget Brunch 2018 Registrations Now Open Auckland Post Budget Brunch Event Details: Date: Friday, May 18, 2018 Time: 11:45 AM to 1:15 PM Venue: Mt Eden War Memorial Hall489 Dominion RoadMt EdenAuckland 1024New Zealand Tickets: $20 waged, $10 waged. Parking: […]

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STALIN WASN’T STALLIN’ – WRITERS FESTIVAL CABARET – MAY 19

By   /  April 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on STALIN WASN’T STALLIN’ – WRITERS FESTIVAL CABARET – MAY 19

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: STALIN WASN’T STALLIN’ – WRITERS FESTIVAL CABARET – MAY 19 STALIN WASN’T STALLIN’ Bookings are now open for an Auckland Writers’ Festival cabaret that features the labour number Which Side Are You On?, the Italian communist anthem Bandiera Rossa, and the Popular Front […]

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Peace events around ANZAC Day

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Peace events around ANZAC Day

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Peace events around ANZAC Day Please forward on through your networks, thank you Peace events around ANZAC Day Link to share: https://www.facebook.com/notes/peace-movement-aotearoa/peace-events-around-anzac-day/1676273335753362 Below are the details of peace events around ANZAC Day – in Kaikohe today, 24 April, and in Auckland, Wellington, Nelson […]

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Picnic for Peace 25 April, 12 noon , Auckland Domain

By   /  April 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Picnic for Peace 25 April, 12 noon , Auckland Domain

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Picnic for Peace 25 April, 12 noon , Auckland Domain View this email in your browser Picnic for Peace: 100 years of resistance to war Anzac day 25 April 2018 12 noon Auckland Domain Band Rotunda Family-friendly, free event Join Auckland Peace Action […]

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Auckland Rally, 2pm Sat , 14 April, Aotea Square – Support March of Return

By   /  April 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Auckland Rally, 2pm Sat , 14 April, Aotea Square – Support March of Return

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland Rally, 2pm Sat , 14 April, Aotea Square – Support March of Return Aotea Square, Auckland. Join us in protest at the massacres currently happening on the Gaza border! Support the Palestinians in Gaza who have gathered peacefully as part of a […]

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Help lead NCWNZ and Gender Equal NZ

By   /  April 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, National Council of Women of New Zealand, NGOs, Press Release, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Help lead NCWNZ and Gender Equal NZ

MIL OSI – Source: National Council of Women of New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Help lead NCWNZ and Gender Equal NZ Applications are invited for three board members for three year terms. Do you believe in a Gender Equal New Zealand?  If so, consider becoming a Board member of New Zealand’s iconic gender equality organisation […]

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Picnic for Peace 25 April

By   /  April 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, Activist Groups, Global Peace and Justice Auckland, NGOs, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Picnic for Peace 25 April

MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Picnic for Peace 25 April View this email in your browser Picnic for Peace: 100 years of resistance to war Anzac day 25 April 2018 12 noon Auckland Domain Band Rotunda Family-friendly, free event Join Auckland Peace Action for an alternative Anzac Day […]

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