Proposed amendments to the Charities Act, being considered right now by Government Administration Select Committee, would remove the ability of charities to appeal any decisions of the Chief Executive of the Department of Internal Affairs.
The Ashburton District Council is negotiating the sale of 40 billion litres of pure water from the town’s aquifers to a bottled-water company called “NZ Pure Blue”.
SIGN THE PETITION: Tell the Government you want policy to end child and family poverty
Tell our government to close the loopholes that allow the world's rich to escape paying their fair share in tax by using foreign trusts in New Zealand.
Despite overwhelming demand, mental health services in Canterbury are in the firing line as the government attempts to cut nearly $140 million from health funding across the country.
An ongoing petition opposed to the ratification of the TPPA
The equivalent of the entire population of NZ has been forced to flee their home due to violence in Syria.
This is our chance to stand in solidarity with victims of terror, reaffirm the value of peace and model the compassionate society we want to live in.
Understaffed. Exhausted. Overworked. Underpaid. That’s how health care workers describe their experience of working in our public healthcare system. Budget cuts by the Government are the reason for this.
You value the people who work for DOC. Ask DOC to value them too.