Increased Social Impact Funds to help the most Vulnerable

8 June 2015 MEDIA STATEMENT Attn: News Editors/Chief Reporters Budget 2015/16 – Increased Social Impact Funds to help the most Vulnerable Minister for Internal Affairs announces increased funding to the Social Impact Fund to help the most vulnerable. Minister for Internal Affairs, the Honourable Albert Nicholas, outlined that the Government will provide an ongoing annual…

First Disability Inclusive Development Newsletter

Click here to read Volume 1, Issue 1 of the Disability Inclusive Development Newsletter.   In  this issue you will find: p1 New Minister visits Disability Office P2 Mangaia Disability Stakeholders trained; Diability Database Development in Progress; CRPD training opened eyes. p3 Aitutaki participants grateful; Including you women with disabilities p4 Inclusion promoted in schools; CINDC…

FOR SALE BY TENDER

FOR SALE BY TENDER “AS IS WHERE IS” Tenders are sought for the sale of a Nissan Patrol truck1998 GA80 and a Daihatsu Hi-jet Van 2003 GA279. For viewing contact Eva Mapu on Phone 29370 Highest or any offer not necessarily accepted Send written tender in a sealed envelope marked “Nissan Patrol Truck 1998 GA80” OR  “Daihatsu…

Disability workshop at PacINET 2014

Members of the Disability community gathered on 22-23September at the PacINET 2014 conference held at the Pukapuka Hostel.   The workshop was coordinated by Gunela Astbrink who is an international advocate for people with disabilities, especially in relation to their access to and use of the internet.  The workshop provided an introduction to policy development and advice on…

International Day for the Elderly

OPENING SPEECH BY SECRETARY OF INTERNAL AFFAIRS – Bredina Drollet (1 October 2014, Te Atukura Grounds, 9.30am to 12noon) “Leaving No One Behind: Promoting a Society for All” This is the theme for this year’s International Day for Older Persons. “Leaving No One Behind: Promoting a Society for All” International Day for Older Persons is…