Public Policy Institute to address key policy issues

Auckland, November 8, 2017 The University of Auckland’s Faculty of Arts is launching a comprehensive Public Policy Institute (PPI) to foster independent, critical research on key policy issues affecting New Zealand, the Asia-Pacific and the broader global community. Led by inaugural director, Jennifer Curtin, Associate Professor of Politics and Coordinator of the Master of Public Policy, the new institute is…

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Paid Parental Leave extension on fast track

Wellington, November 8, 2017 Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Iain Lees-Galloway introduced a Bill extending paid parental leave to 26 weeks by 2020 to Parliament today. The following is a statement issued by him: It is a vitally important move to support working families with new-borns and young children. Our Government’s commitment to families is underscored by this legislation, which…

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