New Zealand’s public health system needs a thorough check-up

Peter Dunne Christchurch, November 17, 2017 Politician and commentator Austin Mitchell once described the New Zealand education system as “a complex balance of groups, so nicely deadlocked as to make change impossible.” Undoubtedly accurate as it was a description of educational administration at the time, it is also a description that could be applied, just as accurately, to our current…

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Ethnic people ignored for leadership roles in New Zealand

This is not Inclusive New Zealand Eric Chuah New research shows that ethnic diversity at the leadership table is the key ingredient missing from a truly inclusive multicultural society in New Zealand. As a part of a social enterprise research project undertaken by Multicultural New Zealand and Cultural Connections in August 2017, more than 400 migrants were asked a series…

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New Zealand’s public health system needs a thorough check-up

Peter Dunne Christchurch, November 17, 2017 Politician and commentator Austin Mitchell once described the New Zealand education system as “a complex balance of groups, so nicely deadlocked as to make change impossible.” Undoubtedly accurate as it was a description of educational administration at the time, it is also a description that could be applied, just as accurately, to our current…

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Fastway Couriers win Community Service Award

Supplied Content Auckland, November 17, 2017 Fastway Couriers has once again been recognised for its outstanding community service across the country, at the recent Westpac NZ Franchise Awards. Winning the ‘Community Involvement’ Award for the second consecutive year is a huge thrill for Fastway Couriers CEO Scott Jenyns, who said that creating a close-knit community culture is core to its…

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ANZ gets Women’s Employer Award

Supplied Content Auckland, November 17, 2017 ANZ received the ‘Women’s Employer of the Year Award’ at the Sixth Annual New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards. The Judging Panel praised ANZ (including ANZ’s insurance company OnePath Life) for demonstrating exemplary commitment to supporting women in both policy and practice. ANZ Managing Director (Wealth) Craig Mulholland said: “The judges were impressed by the…

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Ethnic people ignored for leadership roles in New Zealand

This is not Inclusive New Zealand Eric Chuah New research shows that ethnic diversity at the leadership table is the key ingredient missing from a truly inclusive multicultural society in New Zealand. As a part of a social enterprise research project undertaken by Multicultural New Zealand and Cultural Connections in August 2017, more than 400 migrants were asked a series…

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