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Clean as a whistle a five step guide to better whistleblowing policy and practice in business and government

7 August 2019

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Whistling While They Work 2 – key findings and actions published August 2019

This report presents key findings and actions flowing from the research project Whistling While They Work 2: Improving managerial responses to whistleblowing in public and private sector organisations – one of the world’s largest studies into whistleblowing, and the first large-scale project to focus on management of whistleblowing across business and government.

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ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement submission

4 August 2019

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Free trade agreements need to include strong anti-corruption and transparency provisions and align with our commitments and policies on carbon emissions and biodiversity. This is the position TINZ advocated in our recent submission to he Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade on the update of the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand free Trade Agreement (AANZFTA).

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The 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Zero Carbon Bill Final Submission

20 July 2019

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Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) submission on the Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill.

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OAG Draft Annual Plan Submission June 2019

11 June 2019

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Transparency International NZ (TINZ) comments on the Office of the Auditor General Draft Annual Plan for 2019/20.

 

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Building Accountability: National Integrity System Assessment 2018 Update

4 June 2019

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Presentation by Liz Brown, Project Manager introducing the Building Accountability: National Integrity System Assessment 2018 Update. This presentation was delivered 22 May 2019 at the launch event in Parliament.

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Racing Reform Bill 2019, Submission from Transparency International New Zealand.

4 June 2019

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Is the process transparent?

TINZ has learned that the Racing Reform Bill is on a fast track for approval by July 31, 2019 including an extremely short 5 day submission window.

We are concerned that the overall timetable for the passage of this legislation is inconsistent with the Government’s Open Government Partnership commitments and in its general practice of Parliamentary processes.

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Submission to Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade: He Waka Eke Noa. Towards a Better Future, Together New Zealand’s Progress Towards the SDGs 2019

27 May 2019

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The overall content of this draft VNR provides a reasonable account of the New Zealand context and offers a broad overview of what our country aims to achieve.

It is disappointing that this draft VNR offers no linkages to the Targets that underly each SDG, let alone any Indicators underlying the Targets.

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Infrastructure Bill Submission

17 May 2019

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TINZ Submission to the Finance and Expenditure Committee about the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission / Te Waihanga Bill.

A new approach to infrastructure is long overdue but this approach should be protected by an explicit and mandated commitment to both well-being and integrity systems.

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Inquiry into the 2017 General Election and the 2016 Local Elections

7 May 2019

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Justice Select Committee Inquiry into the 2017 General Election and the 2016 Local Elections.

Comments from Transparency International New Zealand.

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Submission: Consultation on proposed Government Procurement Rules 4th Edition

7 March 2019

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TINZ Submission to MBIE  to inform decision-making regarding the proposed Government Procurement Rules 4thEdition and other related government policy.

Consultation on proposed Government Procurement Rules 4th Edition

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