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Children with Learning Difficulties Missing Out on Supportan ethics committee so that educational psychologists can deliver evidence-base
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an ethics committee so that educational psychologists can deliver evidence-based interventions that are relevant in the Aotearoa New Zealand context.“This vital research would meet the government’s aims to ensure that money is not wasted on... Read more
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CPAG report: The further fraying of the welfare safety netbelow the even lower 40% line," says Associate Professor Susan St John, economi
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below the even lower 40% line," says Associate Professor Susan St John, economics spokesperson for CPAG.In 2008, Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand commissioned the Beneficiary Advocacy Federation of New Zealand to examine and document changes to the... Read more
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Abel Tasman anniversaries markedmarking both anniversaries.“When Abel Tasman’s ships came into Golden Bay/Mohua
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marking both anniversaries.“When Abel Tasman’s ships came into Golden Bay/Mohua they were the first Europeans to visit Aotearoa New Zealand and encounter Māori. Cultural misunderstanding between the Dutch sailors and the Ngāti Tumatakokiri... Read more
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A welcome step towards improved addiction servicesrecognition a welcome step towards improved addiction servicesDrug and Alcohol
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recognition a welcome step towards improved addiction servicesDrug and Alcohol Practitioners Association Aotearoa New Zealand media release, 14 December 2017The Drug and Alcohol Practitioners Association Aotearoa New Zealand... Read more
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Barnardos welcomes the Government’s strong focus on childrenBudget Policy Statement 2018 announced today. Claire Achmad, Barnardos’ Manager
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Budget Policy Statement 2018 announced today. Claire Achmad, Barnardos’ Manager – Advocacy says “Barnardos’ vision is An Aotearoa New Zealand where every child shines bright. We believe that the Government’s Families Package will support more... Read more
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Families package welcome news at Christmasto see this commitment by Government, along with the continued contribution by
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to see this commitment by Government, along with the continued contribution by the philanthropic sector, NGOs and the whole community, to ensuring all children have the opportunity to develop and thrive in Aotearoa New Zealand."ENDS © Sco... Read more
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New Book Explores History of Magna Carta in New ZealandBook Explores the Vibrant History of Magna Carta in New ZealandHow does an 800-
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Book Explores the Vibrant History of Magna Carta in New ZealandHow does an 800-year-old English document affect modern Aotearoa New Zealand? A new book, edited by a University of Canterbury historian, is the first to explore the history of... Read more
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Multicultural NZ Briefs Govt on Promoting Inclusive AotearoaAotearoa. “Huarahi Hou is one component of a much bigger effort to help move us
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Aotearoa. “Huarahi Hou is one component of a much bigger effort to help move us towards a truly Treaty-Based Multicultural Aotearoa New Zealand” said Mr. Narayanan. The briefing also urges the government to take action to address a number of... Read more
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Moko inquest: Red flags missed, coroner wants compulsory checks on children under 5Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and the Minister for Children, Tracey Martin. "W
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and the Minister for Children, Tracey Martin. "We have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in Aotearoa New Zealand to build a world-leading care and protection. We will never get this chance again. "As a country, we... Read more
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Mrs Higgins now able to expand rapidlyis majority owned by charities. This includes the J R McKenzie Trust, focused o
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
is majority owned by charities. This includes the J R McKenzie Trust, focused on creating a socially just and inclusive Aotearoa New Zealand. It has supported communities with more than $90M in its 77 years of operation.Bronwyn Hasler says, “We... Read more
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Ending Our Reliance on the Oil and Gas IndustryTuesday, 12 December 2017, 11:58 amArticle: Fossil Fuels Aotearoa Research Netw
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Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 11:58 amArticle: Fossil Fuels Aotearoa Research Network By Dr Terrence Loomis, Fossil Fuels Aotearoa Research NetworkIt’s got to... Read more
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Grant Robertson Address to the Auckland Chamber of CommerceLabour and the New Zealand First Party; and the Confidence and Supply Agreement
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Labour and the New Zealand First Party; and the Confidence and Supply Agreement between Labour and the Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand, lay out the agenda of the new Government.This means a different approach to the way we will shape... Read more
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A socially caring economic model to followare designed to empower families in hardship and reduce the effect of debt, sho
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
are designed to empower families in hardship and reduce the effect of debt, should be a model for adoption nationwide.A new report by NTM shows the not-for-profit organisation’s success in helping hundreds of financially vulnerable people to... Read more
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New NZ law book shows how to judge like a feministthe concept of judicial neutrality by offering feminist and mana wahine judgmen
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
the concept of judicial neutrality by offering feminist and mana wahine judgments on key cases.Feminist Judgments of Aotearoa New Zealand - Te Rino: A Two-StrandedRope (576pp, Hart Publishing, 2017), co-edited by University of Canterbury... Read more
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Pope Francis Appoints Paul Martin Bishop of Christchurchfirst part of next year. ENDSThe New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference (NZCBC
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
first part of next year. ENDSThe New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference (NZCBC) is the national body for the bishops of Aotearoa New Zealand. The Conference has a number of agencies and offices to assist the bishops in carrying out national... Read more
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Forgotten Communities Heard at Parliamentstrengthening and attention. If we grow strong local communities, then a natura
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
strengthening and attention. If we grow strong local communities, then a natural result will be a stronger and healthier Aotearoa New Zealand.”Having presented the voice of these communities to MPs, The Salvation Army hopes to discuss these ideas... Read more
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Newly opened Moxon Centre leads the way in residential aged careA new $14 million aged care and retirement living resi
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in residential aged careA new $14 million aged care and retirement living residence has been opened by The Selwyn Foundation at Selwyn St Andrew’s retirement village in Cambridge. The three-storey Moxon Centre... Read more
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Weightlifting Team Supreme Winner at Otara Sports Awardsthe Hope Centre in Otara on 2 December. The Otara Barbell Weightlifting Team wh
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the Hope Centre in Otara on 2 December. The Otara Barbell Weightlifting Team who placed first in the Olympic Weightlifting New Zealand (OWNZ) Club Champions League were named the Team of the Year before scooping up the Supreme Award. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scientists reveal how bad dreams reflect our daily frustrationscontrol. I would be feeling powerless or helpless to manage a situation,' Marga
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
control. I would be feeling powerless or helpless to manage a situation,' Margaret Bowater, president of the Dream Network Aotearoa New Zealand, told Stuff earlier this year. She said the dream is a metaphor for falling short, possibly falling out... Read more
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Kaleidoscope on UNESCO NZ documentary heritage registerTaonga Sound & Vision is New Zealand’s audiovisual archive. We save and cherish
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
Taonga Sound & Vision is New Zealand’s audiovisual archive. We save and cherish the stories, creativity and history of Aotearoa New Zealand in sound and moving images. With strong values of connection, creativity and conservation our purpose is... Read more
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Research projects to improve outcomes for learners fundedand learning strategies in supporting a sense of belonging and identity for ref
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
and learning strategies in supporting a sense of belonging and identity for refugee and immigrant children and families in Aotearoa New Zealand. It will develop a package of resources for use in multicultural early childhood education centres.... Read more
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This is Aotearoa New Zealand: Get used to itFriday, 24 November 2017, 1:42 pmPress Release: Human Rights Commission - Dam
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
Friday, 24 November 2017, 1:42 pmPress Release: Human Rights Commission - Dame Susan DevoyA Dunedin man who slammed anyone who supports te reo Māori as a... Read more
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Children’s Advocacy Groups Unitedforget that children are individuals in their own right. Right now, the daily l
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
forget that children are individuals in their own right. Right now, the daily life experiences of children throughout Aotearoa New Zealand are impacting, positively and negatively, on their wellbeing. “When we plan for children and develop... Read more
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Taranaki Iwi Call to Halt Seismic BlastingMariki Taranaki iwi with support from hapū and a range of groups are calling t
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Mariki Taranaki iwi with support from hapū and a range of groups are calling the new government to stand by their commitment to the ocean and climate.The Amazon Warrior, the world’s largest seismic... Read more
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Strong & Enduring Approach Needed to Reduce Child Povertyinterests on an intergenerational basis,” says Ms. AchmadIn its recently publis
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
interests on an intergenerational basis,” says Ms. AchmadIn its recently published Briefing to the Incoming Government, An Aotearoa New Zealand every child shines bright | Nga Tamariki, Barnardos identified ending child poverty as a key priority... Read more
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NZ Health Sector’s Role in Responding to Climate Changethe challenges of climate change for health and healthcare services. This is th
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
the challenges of climate change for health and healthcare services. This is the first national ‘Sustainable Healthcare in Aotearoa-NZ’ forum. This event is open to the media.Flooding, storms and sea level rise caused by climate change are already... Read more
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Ending Our Reliance on the Oil and Gas Industryand affordable alternatives won’t be available for a long time.PEPANZ’S Cameron
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 days ago
and affordable alternatives won’t be available for a long time.PEPANZ’S Cameron Madgwick, speaking for the industry in New Zealand, maintains that demand for oil and gas will continue to increase in coming decades, natural gas is a ‘transition... Read more
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Alarming impact of online abuse against womenhas built a community of over 140,000 members to participate in campaigns that
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
has built a community of over 140,000 members to participate in campaigns that drive a fairer, more just and sustainable Aotearoa New Zealand.“I used to have a policy that I wouldn’t delete anyone and I would try to engage with them. About a year... Read more
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Christmas Drive-through hopes to reach 26,000-markMonday, 20 November 2017, 9:37 amPress Release: Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
Monday, 20 November 2017, 9:37 amPress Release: Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand Monday 20 November 2017 Each December for the past 14... Read more
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'Kai And Culture: Food Stories From Aotearoa'The City, Design, Politics, and Pirates Featured Project Don't Dream It's Ove
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
The City, Design, Politics, and Pirates Featured Project Don't Dream It's Over: Reimagining Journalism in Aotearoa New Zealand Don't Dream It's Over looks at how journalism is changing and how it might flourish again. The book explores the... Read more
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Royal Commission on State Historical Abuse is Non-Negotiableto it as a ‘Royal Commission of Inquiry’ - rather they have used the term ‘Mini
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to it as a ‘Royal Commission of Inquiry’ - rather they have used the term ‘Ministerial Inquiry’.What we and all other New Zealand Care Leavers have always called for was a truly independent public inquiry in the form of a Royal Commission.The... Read more
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PSGR Letter to MPs on Genetically Engineered Organisms• A Monograph on Glyphosate from the Pesticide Action Network Aotearoa New Zeal
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• A Monograph on Glyphosate from the Pesticide Action Network Aotearoa New Zealand (PAN) http://www.pananz.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Glyphosate-monograph.pdf... Read more

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