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New Zealand Human Rights Commission

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Submission

Submission of the New Zealand Human Rights Commission for the Seventh Periodic Review of New Zealand under the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women
11 Jun 2018

The Commission welcomes the opportunity to provide this submission to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women for the purposes of New Zealand’s eighth periodic review under the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).

Research report

24 Nov 2016

This report by the New Zealand Human Rights Commission reviews the state's response to historic claims of abuse and mistreatment suffered while under the care of the State. The terms of reference for the review required the Commission to examine:

New Zealand’s responsibility to...

Submission

29 Jan 2016

Submission of the Human Rights Commission to the New Zealand Parliament Health Select Committee in relation to its investigation into end of life matters. The submission supports the view that a legal framework permitting assistance to be given to a competent terminally ill adult to...

Research report

7 Aug 2014

This report details some of the experiences disabled people in New Zealand encounter each day.

Introduction

Manaaki whenua, manaaki tangata, haere whakamua. Care for the land, care for the people, go forward.

Human rights in New Zealand have bicultural origins, a...

Submission

20 Jun 2014

This paper provides an update in relation to surveillance and human rights in New Zealand since 2013.

The New Zealand Human Rights Commission is one of four National Human Rights Institutions that submitted to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights’ report: ‘The...

Items published

Research report

A collection of perspectives on the provision of aged residential care without consent
23 Aug 2018

This report considers legal and ethical issues associated with residential care for older people when the care is provided in circumstances where the resident concerned has not consented. That is, situations where older people who experience dementia related conditions are “placed” in secure rest home...

Submission

Submission of the New Zealand Human Rights Commission for the Seventh Periodic Review of New Zealand under the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women
11 Jun 2018

The Commission welcomes the opportunity to provide this submission to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women for the purposes of New Zealand’s eighth periodic review under the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).

Research report

24 Nov 2016

This report by the New Zealand Human Rights Commission reviews the state's response to historic claims of abuse and mistreatment suffered while under the care of the State. The terms of reference for the review required the Commission to examine:

New Zealand’s responsibility to...

Submission

29 Jan 2016

Submission of the Human Rights Commission to the New Zealand Parliament Health Select Committee in relation to its investigation into end of life matters. The submission supports the view that a legal framework permitting assistance to be given to a competent terminally ill adult to...

Research report

7 Aug 2014

This report details some of the experiences disabled people in New Zealand encounter each day.

Introduction

Manaaki whenua, manaaki tangata, haere whakamua. Care for the land, care for the people, go forward.

Human rights in New Zealand have bicultural origins, a...

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