#New Zealand

  • Article: New Zealand Vows to Stop Emitting Carbon by 2050

    New Zealand Vows to Stop Emitting Carbon by 2050

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 7, 2019

    “Climate change is the defining long-term issue of our generation.” Read more

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern Says Economic Growth Is Pointless If People Aren't Thriving

    Jacinda Ardern Says Economic Growth Is Pointless If People Aren't Thriving

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 25, 2019

    New Zealand’s new well-being budget focuses on mental health and poverty reduction. Read more

  • Article: Viral Photo of New Zealand Politician Cradling Baby Shows Need for Gender-Equal Policies

    Viral Photo of New Zealand Politician Cradling Baby Shows Need for Gender-Equal Policies

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 27, 2019

    "Today a VIP took the chair with me.” Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    Meghan Markle Guest Edited 'British Vogue' — and These 15 Incredible Women Are on the Cover

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 29, 2019

    She’s using the opportunity to amplify amazing advocates for everything from equality to vaccines. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Commits $2 Million to Support Polio Eradication in Papua New Guinea

    New Zealand Commits $2 Million to Support Polio Eradication in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|July 16, 2019

    Papua New Guinea has labeled 2019 as the ‘Year of Immunization’. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Educators Just Led the Country's Biggest Teacher Strike

    New Zealand Educators Just Led the Country's Biggest Teacher Strike

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 31, 2019

    Teachers and advocates demand higher wages and better benefits. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand's First-Ever Budget for 'Well-Being' Will Focus on Poverty and Mental Health

    New Zealand's First-Ever Budget for 'Well-Being' Will Focus on Poverty and Mental Health

    By Sushmita Roy|May 15, 2019

    Child poverty, domestic violence, and mental health are priorities in the budget. Read more

  • Article: United Nations Chief Visits Pacific Islands to Highlight Threats of Climate Change

    United Nations Chief Visits Pacific Islands to Highlight Threats of Climate Change

    By Madeleine Keck|May 15, 2019

    Guterres’ visit is aimed at increasing momentum ahead of the Climate Action Summit in September. Read more