#New Zealand

  • Article: The Pacific Has the ‘Perfect Storm of Conditions’ for Modern Slavery: Report

    The Pacific Has the ‘Perfect Storm of Conditions’ for Modern Slavery: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|March 26, 2020

    Modern slavery is likely to increase as climate change exacerbates poverty and migration. Read more

  • Article: Australia and New Zealand Join Forces to Help Pacific Neighbours Fight Coronavirus

    Australia and New Zealand Join Forces to Help Pacific Neighbours Fight Coronavirus

    By Madeleine Keck|March 25, 2020

    A COVID-19 outbreak could inundate the Pacific’s health care systems. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Responds to Coronavirus by Pledging $12.1 Billion for Individuals and Businesses

    New Zealand Responds to Coronavirus by Pledging $12.1 Billion for Individuals and Businesses

    By Madeleine Keck|March 20, 2020

    The package includes $500 million for health investments. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Pledges Millions to Help Relocate Fijian Communities Displaced by Climate Change

    New Zealand Pledges Millions to Help Relocate Fijian Communities Displaced by Climate Change

    By Madeleine Keck|March 2, 2020

    Many of the nation’s low-lying communities are in danger. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Has Lifted 18,400 Children out of Poverty: Report

    New Zealand Has Lifted 18,400 Children out of Poverty: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 27, 2020

    The government and opposition have massively clashed over the new figures. Read more

  • Article: Tragic Story of Murdered British Backpacker Inspires Global Domestic Violence Campaign

    Tragic Story of Murdered British Backpacker Inspires Global Domestic Violence Campaign

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 25, 2020

    The 'Love Grace X' project donates handbags full of toiletries to women fleeing domestic violence. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand’s Schools to Teach Students How to Take Climate Action and Tackle Eco-Anxiety

    New Zealand’s Schools to Teach Students How to Take Climate Action and Tackle Eco-Anxiety

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 14, 2020

    The impact of the climate crisis on students' mental health needs to be addressed. Read more

  • Article: Samoa Makes Measles Vaccine Mandatory Following Epidemic

    Samoa Makes Measles Vaccine Mandatory Following Epidemic

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 3, 2019

    There are now over 3,800 measles cases in a country of 200,000 people. Read more