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   Weekly Media Roundup
   DVFREE Workplace: 'First Responder' Domestic Violence Training
   Report and recommendations from Māori-led Inquiry into Oranga Tamariki
   “Safe Relationships and Sexuality” for people with disabilities and their whanau
   Social Wellbeing Agency replaces Social Investment Agency with new approach
   Public hearing into the State response to civil redress and civil litigation claims
   Abortion law reform: Select Committee report, next steps
   Vuvale Sautu: Fiji Family Violence Prevention Training Programme
   Links between violent extremism and violence against women
   Working with Victims & Offenders of Domestic Violence in Multiple Settings
   Growing Pasifika Solutions 2020
   ANROWS National Research Conference on Violence against Women and their Children
   Weekly Media Roundup
   Children's Day – Te rā o ngā Tamariki
   Salvation Army State of the Nation report 2020
   Sexuality Education Guide update with Associate Professor Katie Fitzpatrick
   DVFREE Workplace: 'First Responder' Domestic Violence Training
   Fofala Le Fala - NZPsS workshop
   Responding effectively to victims of domestic violence
   Family Court specialist reports: Current issues - NZPsS workshop
   Working together in community-led ways to enable children to flourish
   Challenges and Opportunites for addressing inequities of the NZ justice system
   Ko e Fakatupuolamoui he tau Magafaoa: Niue Family Violence Prevention Training
   Pacific Family Violence Prevention Training (What you need to know)

Weekly Media Roundup

February 19, 2015 at 11:29 AM

PM's focus on family hardship:

Prime Minister John Key has announced a review of the ways the Government spends billions on vulnerable families and children ahead of the Budget in May.

"The Government is looking at ways to help families and children in material hardship," he said in his Prime Minister's statement which he tabled after Parliament resumed for the year at 2pm.

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Action needed on family violence:

The high level of domestic violence is fast becoming the "new normal" as the government fails to take action, the Salvation Army says.

The organisation has released its eighth annual State of the Nation report on the social issues facing New Zealand, and has pinpointed family violence and housing availability as the main areas where the government should do more.

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See also: Govt has 'dropped the ball' in domestic violence battle

 

Increase in Hutt Valley family violence:

Hutt Valley had the highest rate of family violence in the Wellington district in December.

There were nearly 400 reports of physical, sexual or emotional incidents of family violence in the Hutt Valley in December, up 25 per cent from 2013 with a similar total expected for January.

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50 Shades of grey romance 'fuels abuse':

Christchurch women have been exploited after going in search of a Fifty Shades of Grey-style romance, a lawyer says.

Anna Lloyd, an associate at Brandts-Giesen McCormick Barristers and Solicitors, said she had had vulnerable clients who had been sexually violated under the guise of BDSM practices made attractive by the Fifty Shades of Grey "phenomenon".

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Donghua Liu to face family violence charges:

A Chinese businessman whose links to Maurice Williamson led to the MP losing his ministerial post is due to defend domestic violence charges laid against him.

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