Media and events
NZWRI strongly commits to engagement with external stakeholders and the public – such as businesses, government and the community. We highly regard the efforts of public commitment to disseminate research outcomes widely and translate findings for a non-academic audience.
Watch this space for new events in 2020.
19 March 2020 - NZWRI Seminar Series
The first seminar in the series features Astrid Pape who is a PhD student at Freie Universität Berlin and who will discuss a recently co-authored paper on the “gender care gap“.
20 November 2020 - Econometrics Workshop
More information coming soon.
NZWRI is regularly mentioned in the media. A selection of articles is listed below:
AUT expert shares research on aged care
Research by Katherine Ravenswood has shown there are enough similarities between Australia and New Zealand to compare employment conditions and discuss how they can be improved across both countries.
3MM: Dr Katherine Ravenswood on International Women's Day
Associate Professor Katherine Ravenswood reflected on International Women's Day 2020 in an interview with RNZ. Dr Ravenswood notes how far we've come but also reminds us that NZ is yet to achieve gender equality.
The future of work: Half of Kiwi 15-year-olds expect to work in one of just 10 occupations
NZWRI associate director and AUT Professor Jarrod Haar gave a statement to Stuff on the career aspirations of 15-year-olds. Professor Haar notes that it is difficult for children to aspire to future work roles that simply do not exist yet.