New research reveals large number of Kiwis are experiencing unequal pay
Many New Zealanders have reported being paid less for doing the same job as another person, according to new research released today by the Human Rights Commission. Read More
Our deepest condolences go to our friends and colleagues at the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) following the targeted killing of two of their staff Fatima Khalil, 24, and Ahmad Jawid Folad, 41 says the Chief Human Rights Commissioner. Read More
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