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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Celebrating gains in health workforce equity

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Health, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Celebrating gains in health workforce equity

Source: New Zealand Government Health Minister David Clark is pleased to celebrate the Otago Project partnership between the Ministry of Health and the University of Otago which is significantly increasing the number of Māori graduates in the health sciences and workforce. “Today I was privileged to attend Te Heika Pounamu, the University of Otago’s pre-graduation […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: 75 projects receive funding from Ethnic Communities Development Fund

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: 75 projects receive funding from Ethnic Communities Development Fund

Source: New Zealand Government The Ethnic Communities Development Fund (the Fund) will provide funding to 75 community projects starting in 2019, Minister for Ethnic Communities Jenny Salesa announced today. The Fund supports initiatives that aim to develop established, growing, and newly resettled ethnic communities.  “With over 200 ethnic communities now calling New Zealand home, the […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Fast track for new Dunedin Hospital outpatient and day surgery building

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, CTF, DJF, Dunedin, English, Health, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Politics, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Fast track for new Dunedin Hospital outpatient and day surgery building

Source: New Zealand Government Health Minister Dr David Clark has announced a significant change in the approach to constructing the new Dunedin hospital. It will now be built in two stages, with the outpatient and day surgery building fast tracked to be finished more than three years earlier than anticipated and the larger inpatient building […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister wants ‘wider discussion’ on proposed schooling changes

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Education, English, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister wants ‘wider discussion’ on proposed schooling changes

Source: New Zealand Government The Tomorrow’s Schools Independent Taskforce is proposing significant changes to the way our schools are run, governed, and managed to ensure every student receives the best quality education in future, Education Minister Chris Hipkins said today. “We set up the Taskforce, as part of our Education Conversation with all New Zealanders, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Downwards trend in crime victim stats

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Crime, CTF, DJF, English, Health, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Police, Politics, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Downwards trend in crime victim stats

Source: New Zealand Government Police Minister Stuart Nash says Police deserve acknowledgement for efforts to prevent crime and improve community safety, as new data shows a significant drop in the number of people who have been victims of crime. In the 12 months to 31 October 2018 the number of victimisations recorded by Police fell […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: New inter-atoll ferry for Tokelau

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, Defence, DJF, English, Intelligence, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Politics, Security, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: New inter-atoll ferry for Tokelau

Source: New Zealand Government Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters today formally gifted Tokelau with a new vessel to serve as a small passenger ferry between the country’s three atolls. “The new inter-atoll vessel will serve as the country’s first purpose-built emergency response vessel as well as a small passenger ferry, enabling Tokelauans to travel safely […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Government construction projects will support skills training

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, Employment, English, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Government construction projects will support skills training

Source: New Zealand Government Government agencies are being encouraged to take skills and training into account when contracting for large construction projects, rather than wait for it to become mandatory.  The Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is currently working to make skills and training development a requirement for construction procurement projects valued at […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: The Climate Crisis: Defence Readiness and Responsibilities

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, CTF, Defence, DJF, English, Environment, Exploration, fish, Gas, Health, Immigration, Intelligence, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Oceania, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Politics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Security, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: The Climate Crisis: Defence Readiness and Responsibilities

Source: New Zealand Government Thank you very much for coming today. Climate change is having an adverse impact across our immediate neighbourhood, and at home. This government is committed to ensuring New Zealand does its part to address climate change. This means both contributing to mitigating climate change itself, and working with our international partners […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: $9 million reconciliation package for Parihaka

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Politics, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: $9 million reconciliation package for Parihaka

Source: New Zealand Government Māori Development Minister Hon Nanaia Mahuta has announced the signing of a $9 million funding reconciliation agreement between the Crown and the Parihaka Papakāinga Trust today in Wellington. “The purpose of this package is to heal the relationship between Parihaka and the Crown, recognise the historical significance of Parihaka and provide […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Ministers welcome agricultural sector’s work on emissions

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Open Source Intel, Politics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Ministers welcome agricultural sector’s work on emissions

Source: New Zealand Government The Ministers of Agriculture and Climate Change welcome the report of the Biological Emissions Reference Group (BERG), which has been released today.  “In essence, BERG has looked at what lowering emissions means for the primary sector,” said Damien O’Connor.  “It’s been no small task, and I thank the group for taking […]

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