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Migrant Workers Treated Unfairly: August 27, 2018

Migrant Workers Treated Unfairly: August 27, 2018 Migrant Workers Treated Unfairly: August 27, 2018, 10.39 MB
Mon 27 Aug 2018

A report commisioned by the E Tu Union group has revealed migrant workers moving to New Zealand in search of work within the construction industry, especially those of Filipino descent, are being unfairly paid and treated. Many of the workers find they are being upto 16$ less than their native Kiwi counterparts, for perfroming the same tasks and work. Tuwhenuaroa spoke to Ron Angel, Industry Coordiantor at E Tu about some the conditions migrants workers face, and how they affect their lives here in New Zealand.

Leaving religion outside of abuse inquiry with Ken Clearwater: August 27, 2018

Leaving religion outside of abuse inquiry with Ken Clearwater: August 27, 2018 Leaving religion outside of abuse inquiry with Ken Clearwater: August 27, 2018, 12.66 MB
Mon 27 Aug 2018

The government is currently within the draft stage of a Royal Commission Inquiry into historical child abuse within state care however many organisations including churches have been reaching out to include faith-based Instituitions into the inquiry. Producer Damian Rowe spoke to Male Survivors Aotearoa Trustee and national advocate Ken Clearwater, firstly asking why faith-based organisations were left out in the first place.

 

Hunters Protect the Native Blue Duck: August 27, 2018

Hunters Protect the Native Blue Duck: August 27, 2018 Hunters Protect the Native Blue Duck: August 27, 2018, 8.29 MB
Mon 27 Aug 2018

Hunters in the Kaimanawa set more than 100 traps around the forrest park in an effort to help protect the native Blue Duck population from predatory pests. Tu spoke to Gary Harwood, a hunting advocate in the region, about conservation from the perspective of someone who pulls the trigger, why conserving the duck population is important, and his hopes for the future.

The Wire with Laura: Friday August 24th, 2018

The Wire with Laura: Friday August 24th, 2018 The Wire with Laura: Friday August 24th, 2018, 103.66 MB
Fri 24 Aug 2018

Wider Solutions for the Justice System I/V w Andrew Becroft

Wider Solutions for the Justice System I/V w Andrew Becroft Wider Solutions for the Justice System I/V w Andrew Becroft, 11.98 MB
Fri 24 Aug 2018

This Day in History: 23rd August, 2011

This Day in History: 23rd August, 2011 This Day in History: 23rd August, 2011, 34.28 MB
Thu 23 Aug 2018

This Day in History goes back to 2011 for the storming of the Bab al-Azizia, a compound that formed the main base of Libya's Muammar Gaddafi. 

The Wire with Lachlan: August 23, 2018

The Wire with Lachlan: August 23, 2018 The Wire with Lachlan: August 23, 2018, 125.99 MB
Thu 23 Aug 2018

First up on the Wire, Oscar speaks with Lena Henry, a lecturer at the University of Auckland,  about the difference between colonial and indigenous land management . Andrew Little joins Lachlan for our regular chat, this week discussing the criminal justice summit held this week. Lachlan speaks with National Secretary of the Public Service Association Glenn Barclay about the government’s decision to scrap performance pay for public sector CEOs. Finally, This Day in History looks at the storming of Gaddafi's compound in 2011.

 

Government money, money, money. Performance pay in the public sector

Government money, money, money. Performance pay in the public sector Performance pay in the public sector, 14.02 MB
Thu 23 Aug 2018

Chris Hipkins, the minister responsible for State Services, announced the scrapping of performance pay for public sector CEOs. Up until now, they were eligible for 15% discretionary performance pay bonus for exceptional performance. Hipkins says the move will save about 4 million dollars over the next 4 years. Lachlan spoke with National secretary of the Public Sector Association, Glenn Barclay, about performance pay in the public sector.

Papatūānuku to Property; Discussing Land Management in Aotearoa; August 23, 2018

Papatūānuku to Property; Discussing Land Management in Aotearoa; August 23, 2018 Papatūānuku to Property; Discussing Land Management in Aotearoa; August 23, 2018, 10.98 MB
Thu 23 Aug 2018

Reporter Oscar Perress talked to Lena Henry, a lecturer at University of Auckland, about whenua and its place in the context of urban planning, development and design and how it differs significantly from the colonial view of land as property. They also then discussed the implications of these differences on Aotearoa.