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The New Zealand gender pay gap is 11.8 percent (as measured by median hourly earnings as at June 2015 from the New Zealand Income Survey (NZIS)).
A Dunedin-based geologist has won the inaugural L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science New Zealand Fellowship. Dr Christina Riesselman, based at Otago University, will use the $25,000 grant to research climate change since the last Ice Age.
Women's talents in the labour market are underutilised.
The Ministry of Justice is reviewing how the law responds to family violence.
Ministry for Women Chief Executive Jo Cribb says lessons from the Canterbury rebuild can assist other organisations to make better use of women’s skills.
The participation rate of women on state sector boards and committees as at December 2014 was 41.7 percent. This is an increase from 41.1 percent in 2013.
Public consultation has now closed on the New Zealand Government's draft National Action Plan
The Minister for Women Hon Louise Upston has presented New Zealand's National Statement at the 59th session of the Uni
The Ministry for Women has released a new report exploring what Māori women believe to be the ke
Minister for Women Louise Upston has announced a name change for the Ministry of Women’s Affairs, which will represent the Ministry’s work in a more modern way.