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Mai Chen: Diversity changing what it means to be a New Zealander

04 May 2016 / News articles

New Colmar Brunton research reports that a "new modern New Zealander is starting to emerge", driven by both our changing cultural mix and our need to adapt to the changing world

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Mai Chen: Diversity changing what it means to be a New Zealander

04 May 2016 / Media releases

New Colmar Brunton research reports that a "new modern New Zealander is starting to emerge", driven by both our changing cultural mix and our need to adapt to the changing world.

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Mai Chen named in Top 50 Diversity Figures in Public Life in Global Diversity List supported by The Economist

03 May 2016 / Publications and presentations

Mai Chen, Chair of the Superdiversity Centre for Law, Policy and Business, has been named on The Economist’s Top 50  Global Diversity List. Mai Chen is also Managing Partner at Chen Palmer Partners, Chair of New Zealand Asian Leaders, Adjunct Professor for the Faculty of Law at the University of Auckland, and a Director of the BNZ.

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Superdiversity Stocktake Forum Reveals Hunger For Cultural Intelligence

14 Apr 2016 / Media releases

The Superdiversity Centre has released a CQ Stocktake from the Response to the Superdiversity Stocktake forums held last month in Auckland and Wellington, at which world-class superdiversity expert and founder of Common Purpose, Julia Middleton, gave the keynote addresses on how New Zealand can develop cultural intelligence to lift its economic and social performance, followed by presentations by key business and public sector leaders.

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Farm buying hurdles deter foreigners

28 Mar 2016 / News articles

Foreign investors looking to swoop in and take advantage of the distressed or mortgagee sale of farms over the next year may find they are not easy pickings.

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BNZ CEO Anthony Healy on Superdiversity

11 Mar 2016 / News articles

Anthony Healy, CEO of the Bank of New Zealand addressed the Superdiversity Stocktake Forum held on 8 March 2016.

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James Dunne on voting

11 Mar 2016 / News articles

Partner James Dunne spoke about voting in the flag referendum with Mike Hosking on the Mike Hosking breakfast show

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Time for an Education Commissioner?

10 Mar 2016 / News articles

The Education Act 1989 is being reviewed, so now seems an ideal time to address the lack of a specialist complaints review and resolution body in the school sector.

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Spy review aims to clarify powers

10 Mar 2016 / News articles

Partner James Dunne told Radio New Zealand recommendations from a review of New Zealand's spy agencies would ensure they have a much more structured way of doing things

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ITC and Mai Chen encourage cultural competence in NZ tourism

25 Feb 2016 / News articles

The International Travel College of New Zealand (ITC), the Superdiversity Centre and top law expert Mai Chen have joined forces to encourage increased cultural competence in the New Zealand tourism industry.ITC and Mai Chen encourage cultural competence in NZ tourism

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