September 2018

The Office of Ethnic Communities supporting education conversations

The Office of Ethnic Communities supporting education conversations
The Office of Ethnic Communities is supporting Ministry of Education in hosting three Education Consultation meetings encouraging ethnic community participation. The meetings are being held in Auckland throughout this month.
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Tangata Tiriti – Treaty People Project

Tangata Tiriti – Treaty People Project
Four Tangata Tiriti Project workshops for ethnic community members were held with funding received from the Ethnic Communities Development Fund.
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Tangata Tiriti – Treaty People Project

Guided hikoi of Te Pane o Mataoho

Four Tangata Tiriti Project workshops for ethnic community members were held with funding received from the Ethnic Communities Development Fund. The Tangata Tiriti workshops were intended for new migrants, and aimed to give participants a sense of connection with and belonging to the Treaty agreement as ‘new’ New Zealanders.

The Office of Ethnic Communities supporting education conversations

Jadarose Kapsin-Mani

The Office of Ethnic Communities is supporting Ministry of Education in hosting three Education Consultation meetings encouraging ethnic community participation. The meetings are being held in Auckland throughout this month.

Access Radio review – submit your feedback

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Have your say in the Community Access Radio review!

Community Access Radio, part of NZ On Air, is a non-profit platform dedicated to giving diverse groups throughout New Zealand a voice in mainstream media.  The organisation supports stations that are made by, and for, local communities.

Family Justice

Have your say on the family justice system - A consultation document released by Independent Panel

Public submissions for input on the 2014 family justice reforms are now open!

The Independent Panel considering the 2014 family justice reforms wants to hear from people who have used the family justice system so they can better understand what is working and what can be improved.

Heritage takes centre stage in Christchurch

Crowd at the event hosted by Mayor Lianne Dalziel

29 August 2018 marked the first anniversary of Christchurch City Council’s Multicultural Strategy, Our Future Together.  The strategy emphasises Christchurch’s continued efforts to rebuild a modern and inclusive city that reflects collective identity.

Youth Parliament

Youth Parliament
The Youth Parliament 2019 selection process is now open! There are two roles available to young people who are interested in participating in the programme, Youth Parliament Member and Youth Press Gallery Member.
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Youth Parliament

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The Youth Parliament 2019 selection process is now open!

There are two roles available to young people who are interested in participating in the programme, Youth Parliament Member and Youth Press Gallery Member.

Suffrage 125 Spotlight: Grace Ryu

Suffrage 125 Spotlight: Grace Ryu
This year marks the 125th anniversary of the women’s suffrage movement, which gave all women in Aotearoa the right to vote. Grace Ryu was born in South Korea and arrived in New Zealand in 1997.
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