Anti-Racism campaign wins Global Award

Human Rights Commission Wellington, November 20, 2017 New Zealand’s first nationwide anti-racism campaign ‘Give Nothing to Racism’ won top honours at the Asia-Pacific Communications Awards, taking out the Supreme Award for The Best Communications Campaign by an NGO, association or institution. An international jury made the announcement in Hong Kong on November 15, 2017. Race Relations Commissioner Susan Devoy paid…

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The economic benefits of employing disabled people

Danielle van Dalen Auckland, November 20, 2017 When we talk about poverty, we rarely consider people with disabilities as a group who are particularly at risk. But when you think about it, wheel chairs, specialised computer software, adapted housing and transport, and high heating bills can all contribute to the high living costs of people with disabilities. Additionally, the 2013…

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Fijian couple win franchise business award

Supplied Content Auckland, November 20, 2017 Former Fijian residents Dan Pariachi and Madhu Mala have scooped a major award in New Zealand that recognises excellence in the country’s franchise sector. The couple are national winners in the Business Services category of the Westpac New Zealand Franchise Awards. Remarkable achievement It’s a remarkable achievement for the husband and wife team, who…

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