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Brownlee's challenger Raf Manji pitches for 2026 Games

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 01:49 PM
July 27 (BusinessDesk) - Christchurch should bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games both as a way to kickstart the city's stalled post-quakes rebuild and to ensure its nationally strategic potential is restored, says Raf Manji, the Christchurch City ... Read more...

People First NZ backs Human Rights Commission report

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 01:20 PM
People First New Zealand Ngā Tāngata Tuatahi welcomes the Human Rights Commission and Donald Beasley Institute report ‘Institutions are places of abuse’ that was released yesterday. Many of our older members grew up and spent significant parts ... Read more...

Kiwis to Join Momentum Against Human Trafficking

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 12:33 PM
Kiwis to Join Momentum Against Human Trafficking Following Landmark Thai Court Case Hundreds of Kiwis will be joining the momentum in the fight against human trafficking and exploitation following news of Thailand’s largest ever human trafficking trial ... Read more...

ECO welcomes call for climate commission

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 12:07 PM
ECO welcomes call for climate commission and carbon budgeting The Environment and Conservation Organisations of NZ (ECO) today welcomed the carbon emissions reduction report by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment and her recommendations ... Read more...

Canadian Indigenous Rights Case Could Block Oil Exploration

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 11:36 AM
Friday, July 28: A David vs Goliath court case in Canada that has seen an indigenous community triumph in the country’s highest court to block oil exploration could have a ripple effect in New Zealand. Read more...

Outdoors Party Calls into Question Ospri 1080 Protocols

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 11:01 AM
The NZ Outdoors Party is calling on OSPRI to test all animal carcasses found on Waianakarua beach, Otago, following its recent aerial 1080 drop upstream. Both Waitaki District Council and 1080 Paw Patrol have released photographs on Facebook of several deer, ... Read more...

Over $1 million granted for research about children

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 10:12 AM
Over $1 million has been granted to a mix of academic, public and private researchers from the Superu Children and Families Research Fund. Read more...

Call for Climate Commission & Carbon Budgeting Welcomed

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 09:27 AM
The Environment and Conservation Organistions of NZ (ECO) today welcomed the carbon emissions reduction report by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment and her recommendations to establish a Climate Commission and that New Zealand institute ... Read more...

Ōhāriu deal same old same old – Greg O’Connor

Published: Fri 28 Jul 2017 09:09 AM
“The same tired message to Ōhāriu voters to vote for Peter Dunne will produce the same result,” Labour Party Ōhāriu Candidate Greg O’Connor said today. He was responding to Bill English’s plea to Ōhāriu voters to vote for Peter Dunne. ... Read more...

Call for climate commission and carbon budgeting welcomed

Published: Thu 27 Jul 2017 08:32 PM
Call for climate commission and carbon budgeting welcomed The Environment and Conservation Organistions of NZ (ECO) today welcomed the carbon emissions reduction report by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment and her recommendations to establish ... Read more...
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