Pay Equity in New Zealand

  Op Ed from Coalition for Equal Value Equal Pay (CEVEP) It’s time to value female dominated work 14 January 2016 A splendid New Year’s resolution for 2016 for government and employers would be to respond positively to unions’ and women’s groups’ longstanding call to value properly the demands of female dominated jobs by significantly […]

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Review of Community-Government Engagement Practices

The Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) has completed a review of the Kia Tūtahi Relationship Accord (the Accord). The Accord was signed by various community representatives and the Government in 2011. A reference group comprising government and non-government representatives was formed for one year in 2012 to provide advice on giving effect to the Accord. In […]

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Who’s New Zealand’s real rich?

By Geoff Simmons. To see the original article, click here.   Over the weekend Max Rashbrooke’s latest book Wealth and New Zealand was released, giving a rare insight into the wealth of New Zealanders. We don’t see this sort of information very often because of lack of data. Because we tax some forms of cash […]

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Hui E! and the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Hui E! has written to all Ministers highlighting the specific areas of the SDGs that are relevant to their particular portfolios. There are 17 overarching Goals and 169 specific areas where UN member states will have to set domestic targets. In the letters we are emphasising the expectation, spelled out in the signed goals, that […]

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