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  • Gender pay gap grows to $4

    National Women’s Committee, Te Kahurangi Mareikura

    Tertiary Update Vol 18 No 5 The pay gap between men and women in New Zealand continued to grow last year. By December 2014 women earned $4 less for every hour ...

  • Few women taking up trades apprenticeships

    Thanks to Josep Ma. Rosell @ Flickr for the photo https://www.flickr.com/photos/batega/1596898776

    Trades educators in the Bay of Plenty say it is almost impossible to find women willing to take up apprenticeships in trades. The Bay of Plenty Times reports that the ...

  • Asia-Pacific plans for gender equality

    Asian and Pacific conference on gender equality and women's empowerment in Thailand

    New Zealand is one of the few countries who have not sent a government minister to an Asian and Pacific conference on gender equality and women’s empowerment in Thailand, but ...

  • Aged care worker wins historic pay equity case

    Thanks to NZNO for the photo https://www.facebook.com/Allthewayforequalpay

    Aged Care worker and union member Kristine Bartlett won an historic legal case for pay equity this week. Bartlett’s employer, Terranova Homes & Care Ltd had appealed to the Court ...

  • Gender pay gap widens

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    Men now earn an average $4.00 an hour more than women, according to Statistics New Zealand. The latest New Zealand Income Survey data shows men earn $28.70 on average an ...

 

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