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

​​​​​​​Minister for Women Julie Anne Genter congratulates champions of the 2017 YWCA Equal Pay Awards, Lion and HR director at Simpson Grierson Jo Copeland, awarded last night.
The Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, Iain Lees-Galloway, and the Minister for Women, Julie Anne Genter, have reaffirmed the new Government’s commitment to halting the Employment (Pay Equity and Equal Pay) Bill that was introduced by the p

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.