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Are Kiwis Buying Slave Picked Tomatoes?
Tearfund's Covid Fashion Report, protecting workers during pandemic
Government with 'its head in the sand' on human trafficking
Samoan chief in New Zealand sentenced to 11 years for slavery
Women as the primary victims of human trafficking
Lessons from Slavery case about exploitation
Migrant worker exploitation: insights from New Zealand 20 November 2017 (Christina Stringer, Devpolicy Blog)
OPINION. I Came to Work and You Exploited Me. 1 November 2017. (Christina Stringer, Tui Motu InterIslands Magazine).
Are there slaves in New Zealand? 7 October 2017. (Ingrid Barratt, 'War Cry' Magazine, pp 6-9).
Health workers urged to spot and help victims of slavery. 6 October 2017. (Scoop.co.nz).
Blacklisted for exploiting migrant workers in NZ. 5 October 2017. (Teuila Fuatai, Newsroom).
Workers treated like modern slaves. 11 September 2017. (NZ Herald).
OPINION. Christina Stringer: International students deserve better than exploitation. 18 August 2017 (Newsroom)
OPINION. Christina Stringer: Why NZ needs a Modern Slavery Act. 4 July 2017. (NZ Herald)
When immigration means exploitation. 15 June 2017. (Anthony Robins, The Standard).
Give temporary migrant workers a fairer deal, academic says. 11 June 2017. (Rob Stock, Sunday Star Times/Stuff).
Authorities accuse beauty salons of breaching employees' rights, as migrant workers complain of long hours and abuse. 4 June 2017. (Tania Shadwell, NZ Herald)
Editorial: Protecting migrant workers. 28 February 2017. (Otago Daily Times).
Editorial: New laws protect migrant workers. 24 February 2017. (Linda Hall, NZ Herald/Hawkes Bay Today).
Employers who breach immigration rules face two-year ban on overseas recruiting. 23 February 2017.(Research referred to on TVNZ Breakfast Show with Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse).
Migrant employers face ban on hiring for breaking law. 23 February 2017. (Newshub AM Show with Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse)
Government's migrant protection laws dismissed as 'soft'. 23 February 2017. (Michael Morrah, Newshub).
Stand-down for employers who exploit migrants not enough: unions. 23 February 2017. (Rachel Clayton, Mediaworks)
Larry Williams Drive interview with Peter Mihaere. 23 February 2017. (link on Sound Cloud)
Unite Union worry a new approach to punishing employers who exploit migrant workers will not be enough to beat the "systemic" problem. 23 February 2017. (One News)
New Zealand rules to stop foreign labor exploitation branded "limp". 23 February 2017. (Xinhua, Global Times, China).
People-trafficking crackdown: Planes into New Zealand are the modern-day slave ships. 29 January 2017. (Craig Hoyle, Sunday Star Times)
Study finds widespread worker abuse. 20 January 2017. (Dani Wright, New Zealand Herald).
Political Roundup: NZ's obsession with inequality. 18 January 2017. (Bryce Edwards, New Zealand Herald).
Worker exploitation, including hort, widespread in NZ. 4 January 2017. (Grower News).
New Zealand: Report reveals rampant exploitation of migrant workers. 30 December 2016. (Sam Price, WSWS).
Slavery is happening ‘right in our backyards’. 19 December 2016. (News of New Zealand).
Rural work practices criticised. 15 December 2016. (Neil Wallace, Farmers Weekly).
Worker exploitation rampant in NZ, report shows. 15 December 2016. (Taranaki News).
Exploitation a community-wide issue. 15 December 2016. (Editorial, Marlborough Express).
New Zealand – More concerns; study claims worker exploitation rampant. 15 December 2016.
Worker exploitation rampant across NZ, report shows. 14 December 2016. (Stuff)
Study exposes exploitation of migrant workers, 14 December 2016. (Gill Bonnett, Radio NZ).
Worker exploitation targets construction, horticulture, hospitality …. 14 December 2016. (Morning Report, Radio NZ). (Interview by Tim Graham with Christina)
Uncovered: Exploitation of migrant workers rife in NZ. 14 December 2016. (Olivia Carville, New Zealand Herald).
Report finds alarming levels of worker exploitation in NZ. 14 December 2016. (Paul Henry, NewsHub). (Interview with Peter)
Exploitation in New Zealand Filipino builders forced to work with no safety gear. 14 December 2016. (Michael Morrah, NewsHub). (Interview with Christina)
Report finds migrant worker exploitation. 14 December 2016. (New Zealand Law Society).
Govt must crack down on worker exploitation – report. 14 December 2016. (Rachel Smalley, Radio Live). (Interview with Peter)
Exploitation of migrant workers mars New Zealand reputation: expert. 14 December 2016. (Xinhua).
New Zealand: Migrant workers widely exploited in horticulture, hospitality & other sectors, new study finds. N.d. (Business and Human Rights Resource Centre).