Equal Employment Opportunities Commissioner, Dr Jackie Blue

Dr Blue is committed to progressing human rights and issues of equity, particularly those that affect equal employment opportunities.

She has identified youth unemployment and underachievement in Māori and Pacific communities as particular areas of concern. But is also working closely on issues to do with fair pay for carers.

Dr Blue also has a strong commitment to advancing the participation of women in society and is the Commission's lead on stopping violence against women.