Thursday, 12 September 2019 13:55

Rural women recognised

Nine finalists have been named in the rural section of the Women of Influence Awards.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 July 2019 10:55

Rural women and babies at risk

“Women's and babies’ lives are at risk and we want action,” says Penny Mudford, Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ) national chair.

Published in General News
Monday, 11 February 2019 12:08

RWNZ boss to chair Landcare

The NZ Landcare Trust will have a strong role to play with the increasing national focus on farm environmental issues, says the trust’s new chair, Fiona Gower.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 February 2019 11:17

Pressure to remain on rural connectivity

Rural Women NZ (RWNZ) is keeping up the pressure over rural broadband and mobile coverage despite recent Government announcements.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 February 2019 10:23

Nelson bush fire: Keep safe

Rural Women NZ is offering its support to those affected by wildfires in the Tasman-Nelson region.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 29 January 2019 11:40

Protect victims’ privacy — RWNZ

The Family Violence Act 2018 must protect victims’ privacy and accessibility to support services, says Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 08:24

Rural Women NZ showcase at UN

Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ) National President, Fiona Gower and National Chair Penny Mudford OMNZ have arrived in New York to attend the United Nations’ 62nd Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 12:55

Tourists tax rural sector’s patience

Farmers are in the poo again – the human kind, and they are sick of it.

Published in General News
Sunday, 17 December 2017 08:55

Lepto no longer men-only disease

With more women working in farming, more are contracting the disease leptospirosis, says the president of Rural Women NZ, Fiona Gower.

Published in Farm Health
Saturday, 02 September 2017 12:11

Rural women welcome faster internet pledge

Rural Women NZ says faster rollout of broadband and more mobile towers will improve connectivity to rural homes.

Published in General News
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