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Public health faces a critical climate deadline

Press Release – Global Climate and Health Alliance

Global emissions are reaching record levels and the last four years were the four hottest on record, with winter temperatures in the Arctic rising by 3C since 1990. Sea levels are rising, coral reefs are dying, forests are burned and we are increasingly … Read more »

Lotteries and Rights in the Sporting Life

Article – Binoy Kampmark

The pigeon flapped in desperation, moving across Melbournes lavish Capitol Theatre in fits and starts. It was more alarmed than anything else at the address being given by former Australian football (soccer to some) player Craig Foster. Foster has been … Read more »

Minister of Defence to attend Timor-Leste Commemoration

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Minister of Defence Ron Mark will travel to Timor-Leste today to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the International Force East Timor (INTERFET), which was established to bring peace and stability to the nation after the independence referendum in 1999. Read more »

High seas fishery patrol completed

Press Release – New Zealand Defence Force

A multi-national, interagency, high seas fisheries patrol in support of the sustainable management of Pacific tuna fisheries has recently concluded with high levels of compliance found. Read more »

NZNO awards given for Service to Nursing or Midwifery

Press Release – New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The 2019 NZNO Awards for Service to Nursing or Midwifery were presented tonight at the NZNO Awards Dinner at Te Papa in Wellington. The awards recognise nurses or midwives who have made a difference to the practice and practice environment of nursing or … Read more »

Incredible line-up for Good vibes Summer Festival

Press Release – Good Vibes

After a successful tour across Aotearoa this year, Good Vibes Summer festival will be hitting the sunny coast of Gisborne in summer 2020. Read more »

Pacific mental health nurse wins NZNO Award of Honour

Press Release – NZNO

The 2019 NZNO Award of Honour was presented tonight to Porirua-based Pacific Nurse Sipaia Kupa at the NZNO Awards Dinner in Wellington. Read more »

NZNO awards given for Service to Nursing or Midwifery

Press Release – NZNO

The 2019 NZNO Awards for Service to Nursing or Midwifery were presented tonight at the NZNO Awards Dinner at Te Papa in Wellington. The awards recognise nurses or midwives who have made a difference to the practice and practice environment of nursing or … Read more »

International Fixtures confirmed for NZ 16s & 18s Residents

Press Release – New Zealand Rugby League

New Zealand Rugby League is pleased to announce a series of international fixtures that will see our brightest future league talent on display from up and down the country. Read more »

Indonesia must protect rights of Veronica Koman and others

Press Release – UNHCHR

Indonesia must protect rights of Veronica Koman and others reporting on Papua and West Papua protests – UN experts GENEVA (16 September 2019) Indonesia must protect the rights of all people to peaceful protest, ensure access to the internet and protect … Read more »