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Posts Tagged ‘ Human Rights Commission ’

Indigenous languages to be put under the spotlight

Feb 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News

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JADE WINTON-LOWE REPORTS.



MP supports female director on NZRFU

Nov 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

MP AND former Black Fern Louisa Wall has added to the Human Rights Commission’s call for a woman to be included on rugby’s national governing body. Thirty percent of sports directors in New Zealand are women but the NZRFU has never had a woman on its board.



Alister Grant has been a feminist well ahead of his time

Apr 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Other, Student Features

The life of a merry banker and womens rights supporter, who recounted his times to GARETH WALLACE..



Spread of cultures in Wellington a cause for celebration

Mar 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Front Page Layout

Upper Hutt hosts a cultural festival to mark Race Relations Day as NZ’s diversity broadens, reports CHRISTINA McDONALD.



Most racism felt in ‘little things, subtle things’ says one who feels it

Feb 20th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, News

Despite Asian people being one of NZ’s four main ethnic groups, they are the most discriminated against, reports ANNA WILLIAMS.



New Zealand could get its first deaf MP

Nov 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

If Greens gets 12% or more, Mojo Mathers will be in Parliament.



Pasifika communities fear for future of their languages

Sep 8th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Student Features

The Bilingual Leo Pacific Coalition wants official minority status for five Pacific languages, reports KATIE McALISTER.



Race Relations report: Religious bias complaints rising in NZ

Mar 15th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Religious discrimination – especially against Muslims – is on the rise in New Zealand, says the Race Relations Commissioner.



NZ job market drawback for new migrants

Oct 2nd, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

But majority are happy with their decision to come here.



Big prize on offer for young journalists

Sep 29th, 2010 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Entries sought for Excellence in Reporting Diversity Awards.



Staring’s rude – but Kiwis do it anyway

Jan 12th, 2010 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Picture story

NewsWire reporters dress in Muslim garb to test curiosity.



Success in recession for new ethnic media, Diversity Forum hears

Aug 25th, 2009 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

A new Indian newspaper will launch in the Capital soon, the fifth annual Diversity Forum was told this week. NewsWire had a team at the forum to cover some of the 40 presentations.



‘DEAR GOD…please make me white’

Aug 25th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Speech by student speaker captures annual Diversity Forum.