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.

Upcoming Events

Watch this space for new events in 2020.

17 September 2020 - NZWRI Seminar Series

This seminar features research fellow Christopher Erwin, who will discuss a recent co-authored paper on the relationship between criminality and victimisation.

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1 September 2020 - Carework Webinar Series

This webinar looks at the challenges for care workers arising from the current crisis and will start a conversation about how we achieve change for justice and equity for paid care workers in the wake of the COVID pandemic.

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Media engagement

NZWRI is regularly mentioned in the media. A selection of articles is listed below:

Professor Pio appointed Te Kupenga academic advisory board chair

AUTi, 24 November 2020

Professor Edwina Pio, was appointed chair of the academic advisory board of Te Kupenga – Catholic theological college of New Zealand.


The US's workplace safety regulator just released guidance on how to ventilate offices to decrease the airborne spread of COVID-19

Business Insider, 5 November 2020

Advice from Dr. Rachel Morrison, member of NZWRI's Wellbeing and Performance Group, has made its way into the discourse on health and safety in the office.


How to stay focused at work during the US election

Newstalk ZB, 4 November 2020

Professor Jarrod Haar, NZWRI's Associate Director, joined Kate Hawkesby to discuss how employers can help their US election-obsessed staff.


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