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News in September 2018


Heritage takes centre stage in Christchurch

29 August 2018 marked the first anniversary of Christchurch City Council’s Multicultural Strategy, Our Future Together. The strategy emphasises Christchurch’s

Youth Parliament

Youth Parliament

The Youth Parliament 2019 selection process is now open! There are two roles available in the programme Youth Parliament Member or Youth Press Gallery Member.


Suffrage 125 Spotlight: Grace Ryu

This year marks the 125th anniversary of the women’s suffrage movement, which gave all women in Aotearoa the right to vote. Grace Ryu was born in South Korea ..

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