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Migrant farm workers launch landmark $10m legal claim [The Morning Herald] 2018-07-29

Veteran media pioneer passes away [IFJ] 2018-06-12

Vanuatu union seeks better help for RSE workers in New Zealand [Radio New Zealand] 2018-02-07

National Workers Union Strike [ABC] 2017-04-04

Resort staff agree to resume work after stand down [Today] 2015-12-26

Sit in by broadcast staff ends [Radio New Zealand] 2015-11-13

Teachers not being paid because not enough money in state coffers [RNZI] 2015-08-11

Urgent Appeal For Our Ni-Van Neighbours [MUA] 2015-05-01

Support Australian Unions Vanuatu Appeal [Union aid Abroad - APHEDA] 2015-03-24

MUA Stands in Solidarity with Workers Affected by Cyclone Pam [MUA] 2015-03-24

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Migrant farm workers launch landmark $10m legal claim 2018-07-29 [The Morning Herald]

Veteran media pioneer passes away 2018-06-12 [IFJ]

Vanuatu union seeks better help for RSE workers in New Zealand 2018-02-07 [Radio New Zealand]

Vanuatu union seeks better help for RSE workers in New Zealand 2018-02-07 [Radio New Zealand International]

Teachers' union threatens to sue govt 2018-01-15 [RNZI]

Minister bans staff from taking govt cars to bars 2018-01-10 [RNZI]

Ambae farmers encouraged to seek seasonal work overseaS 2017-12-13 [RNZI]

Ni-Vanuatu workers return to Australia for annual asparagus harvest show successful side to seasonal worker program 2017-12-10 [ABC]

Seasonal workers from Vanuatu told if they join a union they'll get no work 2017-11-13 [Fairfax Media]

Jobs in NZ vital for evacuated seasonal workers on Vanuatu's Ambae island 2017-10-10 [RNZI]

Strike looms as migrant farm workers take on Australian rich-listers 2017-07-30 [Stuff]

Migrant vineyard workers in Marlborough join, then abruptly resign from union 2017-07-12 [NZ Farmer]

National Workers Union Strike 2017-04-04 [ABC]

Strike in Vanuatu grounds planes 2017-04-04 [Radio New Zealand]

Slavery claims as seasonal workers from Vanuatu paid nothing for months' work 2017-03-28 [Fairfax Media]

Government's seasonal work policy is pushing Kiwis out of jobs, workers say 2017-03-26 [TVNZ]

Advocates claim clearer guidelines needed for Recognised Seasonal Employer scheme worker deductions 2017-03-20 [Stuff]

Vanuatu govt wants absconding seasonal workers home 2017-03-20 [RadioNZ]

Appeal to families of Vanuatu workers who ran away 2017-03-15 [Radio New Zealand ]

Ni-Vanuatu workers say Marlborough vineyard contractor underpaid them 2017-03-15 [Stuff]

NUW in Australia helps Ni-Vanuatu workers taking part in Australia’s Seasonal Worker Program 2016-08-03 [Vanuatu Daily Digest]

Vanuatu union concerned with social media restrictions 2016-06-30 [Radio New Zealand International]

Wages eclipsed by the high cost of living in Vanuatu 2016-03-30 [Radio New Zealand International]

Queensland Labour-hire company ripped off seasonal workers from Vanuatu workers, court finds 2016-03-15 [ABC]

Resort staff agree to resume work after stand down 2015-12-26 [Today]

Media worker union acitivists yet to be reinstated 2015-11-24 [RNZI]

Sit in by broadcast staff ends 2015-11-13 [Radio New Zealand]

National broadcaster back on air after staff sit-in ends 2015-11-13 [ABC Pacific Beat]

Airport workers threaten to strike 2015-09-23 [Radio New Zealand]

Teachers not being paid because not enough money in state coffers 2015-08-11 [RNZI]

Cruise company praised for employing Ni-Vanuatu 2015-07-10 [RNZI]

Recovering from Cyclone Pam - union role 2015-06-30 [Union Aid Abroad - APHEDA]

Urgent Appeal For Our Ni-Van Neighbours 2015-05-01 [MUA]

Unions for Vanuatu: Quiz night/fundraiser 2015-04-13 [Facebook]

Seasonal workers happy with Australian work but pine for home 2015-03-26 [Radio Australia]

Support Australian Unions Vanuatu Appeal 2015-03-24 [Union aid Abroad - APHEDA]

MUA Stands in Solidarity with Workers Affected by Cyclone Pam 2015-03-24 [MUA]

Great-granddaughter of blackbirding labour trade victim reclaims Vanuatu citizenship 2014-09-19 [Radio Australia]

Vanuatu workers praised by union after sacking 2014-09-09 [Radio New Zealand]

Workers win battle with resort 2014-09-09 [Radio New Zealand]

Nurse union makes progress in recovering unpaid wages 2014-06-25 [RNZI]

Gvt seeks donor help to pay health staff 2014-06-25 [RNZI]

Ni-Vanuatu workers in NZ told behave better 2014-05-08 [RNZI]

Seasonal workers in NZ being taught how to invest money wisely 2014-03-21 [RNZI]

Nurses in Vanuatu getting desparate for pay 2014-03-21 [Radio New Zealand]

Union reports pay problems continue for Vanuatu nurses 2014-03-18 [RNZI]

Government fails to meet promise to Vanuatu nurses 2014-03-15 [RNZI]

Nurse union says concerns remain despite assurances about pay 2014-03-13 [RNZI]

Nurses Union plea for government to drop health reforms 2014-03-05 [RNZI]

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