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Archive for May, 2013

Serious Fun River Surfing awarded Certificate of Excellence

Press Release – Southern PR

Iconic Queenstown-based operator Serious Fun River Surfing has capped off a stellar summer season receiving a prestigious award from the worlds leading travel website TripAdvisor. Read more »

Govt to Increase Presence At SI-PNG Maritime Border

Press Release – Solomon Islands Government

The Solomon Islands Government is increasing its presence at the SI-PNG maritime border soon with the building of housing for border control officers at Taro, Choiseul Province. Read more »

See the Child – Before the Disability, UNICEF Says

Press Release – Save The Children

SUVA, 30 May 2013 Children with disabilities and their communities would both benefit if society focused on what those children can achieve, rather than what they cannot do, according to UNICEFs annual State of the Worlds Childrens report. Read more »

Tobacco Control Vital to Health

Press Release – Secretariat of the Pacific Community

Every year, tobacco kills nearly six million people. It remains the largest preventable cause of death on the planet. Read more »

Support For Women In Sports

Press Release – Fiji Women’s Rights Movement

Women athletes in Fiji and around the world are still trying to find their place in the typically masculine domain of sport. Without funding support, political will and solidarity from all stakeholders, it is nearly impossible for women to take part … Read more »

Tobacco Control Vital to Health

Press Release – Secretariat of the Pacific Community

Every year, tobacco kills nearly six million people. It remains the largest preventable cause of death on the planet. Read more »

Trans-Tasman Secondary Schools Netball Tournament 2013

Press Release – Netball NZ

FINAL PLACINGS 1. New Zealand Secondary Schools 2. Aotearoa Maori 3. School Sport Australia 4. Bukit Jalil Sport School Malaysia 5. Pacific Rim 6. Pasifika 7. Fiji 8. NZ Area Schools 9. Indigenous School Sport Australia 10. Samoa RESULTS Read more »

Warren and Mahoney boost Australia presence

Press Release – Warren and Mahoney

Multi-disciplinary architecture and design firm Warren and Mahoney has established a permanent base in Australia with the opening of a Sydney studio and the appointments of two senior designers. Read more »

Commissioner’s Blog: Differing perspectives on policing

Press Release – New Zealand Police

The long-awaited IPCA report into Operation 8 arrived for all New Zealand to see last Wednesday. In keeping with the Police Executive’s stance on fronting matters I gave 16 media interviews on the subject, seeking to maintain perspective without … Read more »

The Honourable Trio

Press Release – Alister Taylor

Albert Henry was the first Premier of the Cook Islands from 1965. In 1974 he was made a knight in 1974 and subsequently stripped of this honour by the New Zealand government (then in charge of honours for the Cooks) after his conviction of a criminal … Read more »

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