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ANZASW statement on the need to regulate Property Management

By   /  September 4, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on ANZASW statement on the need to regulate Property Management

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) believes that a recently-released report on Property Management in the rental sector should prompt urgent action from government. The report, released by Anglican Advocacy, part of the Anglican Church’s social justice wing, finds that a lack of effective regulation of Property Managers has provided space for […]

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ANZASW statement on Nurses strike

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on ANZASW statement on Nurses strike

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) wishes to once again express its solidarity with nurses who have been engaged in industrial action. Nurses, like social workers, play an irreplaceable role in society, offering vital preventative services and standing with people during times of acute crisis. They are undervalued yet indispensable, saving or […]

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ANZASW response to Salvation Army report

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on ANZASW response to Salvation Army report

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) attended the launch of the Salvation Army’s latest yearly “State of the Nation” report on Thursday. ANZASW welcomes the report and commends the Salvation Army for drawing attention to urgent issues. This year’s report should be seen as a wake-up call to the country; it’s chief […]

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NZ social workers condemning arrest of Palestinian colleague – ANZASW

By   /  January 10, 2018  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  1 Comment

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) condemns in the strongest terms the arrest of Palestinian social worker and activist Munther Amira at a peaceful demonstration on the 27th of December 2017. Amira was protesting the imprisonment of Ahed Tamimi, a child. He was also protesting against the detention of all Palestinian child […]

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ANZASW Opposes TPPA

By   /  January 27, 2016  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on ANZASW Opposes TPPA

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) is opposed to the impending signing of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement on the 4th of February in Auckland, New Zealand. The concerns surrounding the TPP and its potential as a catalyst for social and human rights injustices have led the ANZASW to look closely […]

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