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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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Minister's Update - August 2018

Kia ora, malo e lelei, talofa lava, namaste, ni hao, mabuhay, anyoung haseyo, and very warm greetings to all.


Supporting Active Citizenship

SPLICE, has recently been supported by the Ethnic Communities Development Fund to launch Active Citizens in New Zealand.

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Minister's Update - July 2018

Kia ora, namaste, ni hao, mabuhay, anyoung haseyo, mālō e lelei and very warm greetings to you all.


Reminder - fund dates for 2018 are set

The Ethnic Communities Development fund will open for requests on Wednesday 15 August 2018 and close at midnight on Wednesday 26 September 2018.

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