Addressing the Gender Pay Gap

When Kate McKenzie took up the role of Chorus CEO earlier this year, she became the only woman to currently head an NZX50 company. 

SME flexibility could be an advantage when it comes to closing the gender pay gap, says Icebreaker Chairman, Rob Fyfe.

Recent News & Events

The Ministry for Women is encouraging individuals and organisations to participate in the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) process by making a submission to the Committee.
Hon Julie Anne Genter, Minister for Women, congratulates Kristine Bartlett on being awarded New Zealander of the Year. 

Inspiring Women

Meet Ruth Smithers, who in January 2017 became the first Future Director in the state sector.

"A feminised industry carries the risk that salaries are on average lower than men’s. That’s of course not something that sits at all well with me."

Women at work

The Council

Read about the National Advisory Council on the Employment of Women (The Council).

Research and publications

Read the latest resources and publications.