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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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2019 CPI Presentation to the February Leadership Integrity Forum

20 February 2019

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Presentation by Julie Haggie, CEO Transparency International New Zealand about the Corruption Perceptions Index 2018 for the Leaders Integrity Forum, February 2019

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Submission: Government Procurement Guidelines, Code of Conduct for Suppliers.

19 February 2019

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Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) submission on Government Procurement Guidelines, Code of Conduct for Suppliers which fits closely with TINZ objectives of transparency, integrity and accountability.
In preparing this submission TINZ formed a team from its Board and selected Members with Delegated Authority (MDA) who have experience in this topic.

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Reserve Bank Act Phase 2 – TINZ Submission

30 January 2019

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Transparency International New Zealand’s submission as part of Phase 2 of the review of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand Act 1989: Safeguarding the future of our financial system: the role of the Reserve Bank and how it should be governed.

In preparing this submission TINZ has consulted with its Board and selected Members with Delegated Authority (MDA) who have specific experience in this topic. Leading contributors are Sarah Mead, Member with delegated authority for environmental matters; and Julie Haggie, Chief Executive Officer.

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Submission regarding OGP-NAP2 Plan 2016-2018 End-term self-assessment

13 December 2018

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TINZ Submission in response to the draft ‘Open Government Partnership New Zealand National Action Plan 2016-2018 (OGP-NAP2) End-term self-assessment’ report (Draft October 2018).

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