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UNI APRO May Day 2022 Message [UNI] 2022-05-02

Asia Pacific tops IFJ’s Killed List as deadliest region for journalists [IFJ] 2022-02-10

Tonga eruption and tsunami: New Zealand officials working to determine what's needed for Pacific Island nation-Jacinda Ardern [Newshub] 2022-01-16

IFJ, UNESCO launch kit to defend media freedom in the Pacific [IFJ] 2021-12-23

Calls for asbestos bans across Asia and Pacific intensify [APHEDA] 2021-10-20

Trade union renewal in Asia-Pacific to advance educators’ conditions and representation [EI] 2021-06-06

Decent work for fishing and seafood migrant workers in Asia Pacific [ILO] 2021-01-21

Stranded sailors on ships carting Aussie coal to China are ‘prisoners’ of trade war, union body says [News.com] 2020-12-31

Global Union Federations in Region Condemn RCEP Trade Agreement [Education International] 2020-11-19

'We really need help': Pacific labourers in Australia struggling after state borders close [ABC] 2020-07-24

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Abused RSE workers in Australia too afraid to speak out 2022-05-16 [Radio New Zealand International]

Union calls out Australian wool industry push for cheap Pacific labour 2022-05-13 [Radio New Zealand International]

In Oceania, Aspen Medical expose raises serious concerns 2022-05-05 [PSI]

UNI APRO May Day 2022 Message 2022-05-02 [UNI]

30th UNI Asia and Pacific Executive Committee Meeting strengthens strategic goals, policy work and advocacy efforts 2022-04-27 [UNI Global Union]

Victoria Foreign farm workers left with just $100 after week's work as employer makes major deductions 2022-03-13 [ABC]

Asia Pacific tops IFJ’s Killed List as deadliest region for journalists 2022-02-10 [IFJ]

Tonga eruption and tsunami: New Zealand officials working to determine what's needed for Pacific Island nation-Jacinda Ardern 2022-01-16 [Newshub]

IFJ, UNESCO launch kit to defend media freedom in the Pacific 2021-12-23 [IFJ]

Living and working conditions of educators severely impacted by the pandemic 2021-12-04 [EI]

SWIDT-Bunga 2021-12-01 [Youtube]

Global union federations in Asia Pacific urge to end the “vaccine apartheid” 2021-11-27 [EI]

TEU welcomes Toeolesulusulu Damon Salesa as world's first Pasifika vice-chancellor of a university outside the Pacific nations 2021-11-16 [TEU-Te Hautu Kahurangi]

POSTER: Union Power Must Protect Women Speaking Out! International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women 2021-11-16 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Fiji, Phillipines urged to do more for seafarers 2021-11-11 [Radio New Zealand International]

PSI brings the voice of workers to the WHO Western Pacific 2021-11-10 [PSI]

'what we fear as women', we fight as a union! 2021-11-09 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Unions Must Still Take Action – Stop Violence Against Women! 2021-11-09 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

UNI Asia and Pacific welcomes Akihiko Matsuura as new president 2021-11-05 [UNI Global Union]

UNI Asia & Pacific adopts plan to tackle digital transformation in commerce 2021-10-28 [UNI Global Union]

Can the Taranaki 2050 Roadmap create a blueprint for just transition and social dialogue in New Zealand? 2021-10-22 [Equal Times]

Calls for asbestos bans across Asia and Pacific intensify 2021-10-20 [APHEDA]

Educators in Asia-Pacific call for an urgent commitment to quality climate change education 2021-10-16 [EI]

Pay gap for Pasifika women largest in NZ 2021-10-12 [Radio New Zealand]

Teach for the Planet: Asia-Pacific educators campaign for climate change education for all 2021-10-12 [Education International]

How Cuban medical training helped Pacific nations face the pandemic 2021-09-23 [Radio New Zealand International]

Pacific Island meat workers on $9 an hour after wage deductions 2021-09-13 [Sydney Morning Herald]

Quarantine free travel for vaccinated Pacific seasonal workers from next month 2021-09-11 [Radio New Zealand]

UNI Apro MEI Conference commits to growing strong media unions to tackle post-pandemic challenges 2021-08-31 [UNI Global Union]

Reasserting public interest over private profit in the COVID-19 era 2021-08-17 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Dawn raids, continuing exploitation 2021-08-08 [Redline]

Ardern announces RSE workers allowed one-way quarantine-free travel 2021-08-03 [Radio New Zealand]

Government to formerly apologize for dawn raids-Jacinda Ardern 2021-06-14 [Radio New Zealand]

Nauru leader defends USP council decision to reappoint Ahluwalia 2021-06-12 [Radio New Zealand International]

Trade union renewal in Asia-Pacific to advance educators’ conditions and representation 2021-06-06 [EI]

Pacifika encouraged to get Covid-19 vaccine 2021-03-23 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Asia Pacific GCM review: Place Migrants in the centre, not in the dark, Shiella Estrada spoke at the Launch of GCM review 2021-03-11 [IDWF]

Fiji speaker disallows debate on Ahluwalia's deportaton 2021-02-08 [Radio New Zealand International]

A move to Samoa floated for USP following Fiji uncertaintly 2021-02-04 [Radio New Zealand International]

Cruise ship denied entry to NZ low on fuel with storm on horizon 2021-02-01 [Radio New Zealand]

Decent work for fishing and seafood migrant workers in Asia Pacific 2021-01-21 [ILO]

Stranded sailors on ships carting Aussie coal to China are ‘prisoners’ of trade war, union body says 2020-12-31 [News.com]

This Steinlager ad distorts the truth about the anti-nuclear protest in the Pacific 2020-12-16 [The Spinoff]

Human RIghts Commission launches inquiry into Pacific pay disparity 2020-12-07 [Radio New Zealand]

'This is urgent': Fed-up employment comissioner launches enquiry in low pay for Pacific workers 2020-12-06 [Stuff]

Kiwi's being turned down for fruit-picking jobs 2020-12-05 [Radio New Zealand]

Komiti Pasefika supports RSE changes 2020-11-27 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

Trade unions express concern over RCEP 2020-11-23 [IndustriALL]

Global Union Federations in Region Condemn RCEP Trade Agreement 2020-11-19 [Education International]

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