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‘It’s about teaching consent and self-respect’ — Family First NZ

Radio NZ News 1 December 2017Family First Comment: “Minister for Women Julie Anne Genter launched the report this afternoon at Wellington Girls’ College. “My message to young people is that you deserve to be safe, and you deserve support to get safe,” she said.

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Toll prompts call for crisis meeting

The Associate Transport Minister has called officials to a crisis meeting over the road toll https://t.co/H6RivCfcmn

— Newshub (@NewshubNZ) November 19, 2017

The Associate Transport Minister has called officials to a crisis meeting over the road toll.

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Genter on gender pay gap and sexual harassment

One of the aims of new Minister for Women Julie Anne Genter is to close the gender pay gap.

“Well, the gender pay gap still exists, and it’s particularly bad for women of colour – Maori and Pacific women, it’s incredibly high. 2,136 more words


Q&A - Jessica Mutch interviews Julie Anne Genter

Here is the link.

Will post transcript when available. Genter seems to favour a stick approach. The dreaded current buzz word ‘ conversation’ came up several times. 2,312 more words

Kermadec Sanctuary uncertainty

Plans for a Kermadec Sanctuary may be on hold for this term, although uncertainty remains. Tracey Watkins in Below the Beltway:


Green Party co-leader 

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Modest wins but big possibilities for the Greens

Compared to NZ First the Greens had modest wins on policy and ministerial positions, but they still have a big opportunity to achieve some of their goals. 501 more words


Green portfolios leaked

The secrecy over the negotiation period and the lack of sharing of information between Labour, NZ First and Greens may have been wise, given how leaky the Greens have been since the government was made public. 334 more words