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CPAG welcomes attention to Working for Families at last

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Inflation, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on CPAG welcomes attention to Working for Families at last

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: CPAG welcomes attention to Working for Families at last 12 July 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) is pleased that both National and Labour now acknowledge that Working for Families (WFF) needs a substantial overhaul if it is to deliver much-needed […]

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Children’s housing needs are too urgent to stall

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Energy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Children’s housing needs are too urgent to stall

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Children’s housing needs are too urgent to stall 11 July 2017 Our most vulnerable children are being failed by poor policies on housing and the evidence that a much more elaborate response is needed is stacking up, says Child Poverty Action […]

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Winning on the world’s largest tuna company and what it means for the oceans

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Agriculture, Asia Pacific Region, Commerce, Conservation, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Unions  /  Comments Off on Winning on the world’s largest tuna company and what it means for the oceans

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Winning on the world’s largest tuna company and what it means for the oceans It took two years of relentless campaigning and nearly 700,000 concerned people from around the world, but today we are sharing the good news that together we convinced the […]

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The poor an afterthought at the Hamburg G20

By   /  July 10, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, Economy, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Oxfam New Zealand, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on The poor an afterthought at the Hamburg G20

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: The poor an afterthought at the Hamburg G20 Reacting to the outcome of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Steve Price-Thomas, Oxfam International’s director of advocacy and campaigns, said: “When looking at the outcomes of the Hamburg summit, we have to ask: ‘what […]

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Historic day at the UN: Nuclear weapons are now banned under international law

By   /  July 8, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Conservation, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Historic day at the UN: Nuclear weapons are now banned under international law

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Historic day at the UN: Nuclear weapons are now banned under international law Today at the UN Headquarters in New York, a global treaty banning nuclear weapons has been adopted.  This is an historic moment: according to the treaty, to possess and […]

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Befuddling figures will not house families in need

By   /  July 5, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Befuddling figures will not house families in need

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Befuddling figures will not house families in need It’s time our Government stopped confusing the nation with its baffling numbers and vague talk of housing projects, and showed New Zealanders a real plan to increase the current social housing stock […]

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Oxfam calls for Yemen ceasefire

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, Economy, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Oxfam New Zealand, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Oxfam calls for Yemen ceasefire

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oxfam calls for Yemen ceasefire Yemen’s cholera outbreak could spread quickly to thousands more people with the new rainy season likely to begin in the coming days. The international community must redouble efforts to broker a ceasefire so that more aid can […]

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Oxfam aid delivered to crisis in Yemen

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, Economy, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Oxfam New Zealand, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Oxfam aid delivered to crisis in Yemen

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oxfam aid delivered to crisis in Yemen Yemen’s cholera outbreak could spread quickly to thousands more people with the new rainy season likely to begin in the coming days. The international community must redouble efforts to broker a ceasefire so that more […]

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Oxfam disputes opaque OECD failing just one tax haven on transparency

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, Economy, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Open Source Intel, Oxfam New Zealand, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Oxfam disputes opaque OECD failing just one tax haven on transparency

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oxfam disputes opaque OECD failing just one tax haven on transparency According to the Paris-based Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, just one country fails to comply with international transparency standards, which Oxfam strongly disputes. Trinidad and Tobago is the only tax […]

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Superu report: Incomes and housing crucial to community stability

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Superu report: Incomes and housing crucial to community stability

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Superu report: Incomes and housing crucial to community stability 30 June 2017 The findings of the latest Superu Families and Whānau status report, provide clear evidence that addressing one issue at a time will not significantly improve the situation for […]

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Policy priorities for supporting family incomes

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Child Poverty Action Group, Children and Wellbeing, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Policy priorities for supporting family incomes

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Policy priorities for supporting family incomes 28 June 2017 CPAG (Child Poverty Action Group) says the upcoming election provides an opportunity for all political parties to put the wellbeing of all New Zealand’s children at the centre of their policies. […]

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How much longer can we take our water for granted?

By   /  June 28, 2017  /  24/7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific Region, Conservation, Economics, Energy, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Greenpeace New Zealand, Lobby Groups, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on How much longer can we take our water for granted?

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: How much longer can we take our water for granted? The first message I sent home from New Zealand was about tap water. Sounds weird. True story. Having spent the previous five years drinking London water (you know, the kind of hard […]

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