Pacific Scoop

Archive for November, 2017

Killing the Biosphere to Fast-track Human Extinction

Article – Robert J. Burrowes

Several years ago in Cameroon, a country in West Africa, a Western Black Rhinoceros was killed. It was the last of its kind on Earth. Read more »

Powerhouse of Design Talent

Press Release – Eastern Institute of Technology

Design talent powered a spectacular end-of-year fashion show staged at EIT (on Wednesday, November 29 ) an extravaganza featuring work produced by a first cohort of diploma students in just nine weeks. Read more »

New CFO announced for BNZ

Press Release – BNZ

Today, BNZ Chief Executive Officer, Anthony Healy, announced that Mandy Rutherford, the former Chief Financial Officer of one of Malaysias largest banks has been appointed as BNZs Chief Financial Officer. The appointment is effective from Monday … Read more »

NZ MPs connect with Pacific to grow women’s representation

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

New Zealand MPs connect with their Pacific counterparts to grow womens representation in the region Read more »

Top honour for Central Beko coach

Press Release – Netball Central

Moving to Netball Central to follow her dream, Natalie Milicich couldnt have asked for a better outcome after being named Performance Coach of the Year in the 2017 Netball New Zealand (NNZ) Coaching Awards. Read more »

Home-for-a-home scheme for developing nations announced

Press Release – Habitat for Humanity

30 November 2017 New Zealands first home-for-a-home scheme for developing nations announced Habitat for Humanity New Zealand, a not-for profit organisation that works to provide access to affordable shelter, in partnership with national construction … Read more »

Netball New Zealand confirms 2018 Calendar

Press Release – Netball NZ

The Silver Ferns will build towards one of their busiest international seasons where they will aim to defend both the Netball Quad Series crown and Taini Jamison Trophy. Read more »

Proud To Be Me – An Open Letter from Paula Tesoriero

Press Release – Human Rights Commission

Nearly a quarter of us live with disability. Mothers, fathers, children, grandchildren. Of all ethnicities, incomes and living across Aotearoa. Read more »

40 Pacific CSOs Engage in Regional Policy Submissions

Press Release – PIANGO

40 PACIFIC CSOs ENGAGE IN REGIONAL POLICY SUBMISSIONS AT PIANGO MEET 29th November 2017 (For Immediate Release) Read more »

Resilient Pacific Programme

Press Release – Joint Press Release

Pacific Community (SPC) and Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) establish multi-year Resilient Pacific Programme 29 November 2017 Suva, Fiji – On 28 November 2017, members of the senior leadership teams from SPC and SPREP agreed to develop … Read more »

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