Living Wage Aotearoa

The Living Wage has emerged as a response to growing poverty and inequality that continues to hold back so many Kiwi workers, their families and our economy. 

New Zealand

The Citizen's Advice Bureau helps people to know and understand their rights and obligations and how to use this information to get the best outcomes, provide people with the confidence and support they need to take action, and work for positive social change within communities and wider society. Free and independent advice.

NZCTU – Te Kauae Kaimahi

New Zealand Council of Trade Unions. New Zealand's national centre of trade unions. It has 19 affiliated unions representing approximately 200,000 workers or about 80% of New Zealand's unionised workforce.

Pacific Women’s Watch (New Zealand) Inc. (PWW(NZ))was established five years ago to be a link to the Asia Pacific Women’s Watch (APWW), the umbrella Watch which monitors, review and reports on the status of women in the Asia-Pacific Region.


Pacific Women's Watch

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) was adopted in 1979 by the UN General Assembly, is often described as an international bill of rights for women. Consisting of a preamble and 30 articles, it defines what constitutes discrimination against women and sets up an agenda for national action to end such discrimination.