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Federated Farmers should back local farmers

By   /  June 30, 2013  /  Green Party, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Federated Farmers should back local farmers

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Federated Farmers should back local farmers Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | Press Release Local councils need to represent their communities in the absence of government regulation. Federated Farmers is backing the wrong side with the decision to support Environment Minister Amy Adams’ intention to block local councils from […]

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About CPAG

By   /  June 30, 2013  /  CPAG Blogs  /  Comments Off on About CPAG

Child Poverty Action Group is an independent national charity working to eliminate child poverty in New Zealand through research, education and advocacy. CPAG was formed in 1994 out of deep concern for the rising level of poverty in New Zealand and its effects on children.

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Bank savers’ funds now vulnerable to ‘haircuts’

By   /  June 30, 2013  /  Green Party, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Bank savers’ funds now vulnerable to ‘haircuts’

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bank savers’ funds now vulnerable to ‘haircuts’ Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | Press Release Small depositors in New Zealand don’t have any of the protection large bank investors are being given by National. A new Reserve Bank tool for managing bank failure comes into force today, meaning that, […]

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Bank savers’ funds now vulnerable to ‘haircuts’

By   /  June 30, 2013  /  Green Party, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Bank savers’ funds now vulnerable to ‘haircuts’

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bank savers’ funds now vulnerable to ‘haircuts’ Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | Press Release Small depositors in New Zealand don’t have any of the protection large bank investors are being given by National. A new Reserve Bank tool for managing bank failure comes into force today, meaning that, […]

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Media Release: Kiwi property dream a nightmare for tenants

By   /  June 30, 2013  /  CPAG, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Media Release: Kiwi property dream a nightmare for tenants

Source: Child Poverty Action Group – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Media Release: Kiwi property dream a nightmare for tenants 30 June 2013 The largest-ever worldwide study linking damp housing to respiratory and allergy problems paints a grim picture for New Zealand children says Child Poverty Action Group spokesperson Associate Professor Nikki Turner. The study involved 46,000 […]

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Media Release: Kiwi property dream a nightmare for tenants

By   /  June 30, 2013  /  CPAG, Raw News, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Media Release: Kiwi property dream a nightmare for tenants

The largest-ever worldwide study linking damp housing to respiratory and allergy problems paints a grim picture for New Zealand children says Child Poverty Action Group spokesperson Associate Professor Nikki Turner.

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The winners and losers from Ikaroa-Rawhiti

By   /  June 30, 2013  /  John Minto, Most Recent Blogs, Setting The Agenda  /  6 Comments

Despite the win Labour continues its long slow decline which has been evident for several years now. Instead of revitalizing and rejuvenating itself with a move to the left after its 2008 election defeat the party stills clings fearfully to the same market-based, neo-liberal policies which have hammered so many of its natural supporters.

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