On the eve of the election, today marks 121 years of women’s suffrage, when New Zealand became the first country in the world to grant women the right to vote. Overall we’ve made terrific progress, but we can still do better to harness the potential of women in this country.
25 August 2014
2014 Women of Influence Awards
Congratulations to all the finalists of the 2014 Women of Influence Awards. These awards celebrate the bold, energetic women helping to shape New Zealand's future at a local, regional and national level.
These dinners are a great opportunity for Global Women members to connect and enjoy a relaxing evening in each others' company. The upcoming dates for 2014 Members' Dinners are:
October 15 Auckland
November 12 Wellington
November 26 Christchurch
Get these dates in your diaries!
Global Women Activation Series 2014
This half-day session comprises of aspirational keynotes and interactive Q&A sessions.
Sessions will be delivered by some of New Zealand’s top business leaders including Barbara Chapman, CEO, ASB; Caroline Quay, General Counsel, Fisher & Paykel Healthcare; Sarah Paykel, Director, Sarah Paykel Ltd; Rukumoana Schaafhausen, Independent Director; Anne Fitisemanu, Senior Advisor, CMDHB; Cathy Quinn, Chair, MERW
Where: Deloitte, Auckland When: Thursday 23 October Time: 9am-1pm Cost: $495 plus GST