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Welcome Boxes for Newcomers to Waitaki Region/Oamaru

Here is a great example of how the Waitaki Newcomers Network and Multicultural Council in Oamaru support newcomers to their area - with 'Welcome Boxes'. ...
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The Wellbeing of Newcomers and the Role of NZ Newcomers Networks – Some Academic Perspectives – by Andreja Phillips

New Zealand Newcomers Networks - www.newcomers.co.nz - are open and welcoming to all newcomers to communities around New Zealand, whether from within or outside of ...
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New Coasters and Rangiora Newcomers Network celebrate Anniversaries this June/July 2019

How time flies..... In a few days' time it will be 10 years since the New Coasters Newcomers Network, based in Hokitika and Greymouth, started ...
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Wellbeing Framework Has High Hopes For Ethnic Women

A new learning programme – created to enhance the wellbeing of ethnic women in New Zealand, will soon be piloted by coordinators of Regional Multicultural ...
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NZ Newcomers Networks will always work for a united and peaceful Aotearoa New Zealand

In the aftermath of the extremely sad and sickening attacks in the 2 mosques in Christchurch on Friday, 15 March 2019 it is time to ...
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Three New Newcomers Networks!

We are very pleased to have added three new Newcomers Networks to our growing Alliance in the last few weeks. If you find yourself in ...
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NZ Newcomers Network working with Welcoming Communities

NZ Newcomers Networks are very pleased with the progress of the NZ government's Welcoming Communities Initiative. The Ministry of Business, Employment and Innovation (MBIE) is ...
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Newcomers Sharing a World of Food

http://www.oamarumail.co.nz/community/newcomers-sharing-a-world-of-food/    
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Multicultural New Zealand and New Zealand Newcomers Network join forces

Multicultural NZ (Federation of Multicultural Councils Inc.) and the New Zealand Newcomers Network are to join forces, creating New Zealand’s largest and most far reaching ...
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Picton Newcomers Network wins TrustPower Community Award

The Picton Newcomers Network won a commendation award at the Marlborough TrustPower Community Awards ceremony held at the new Marlborough Theatre on 4 October 2016! ...
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Most Neighbourly Morning Tea event – Labour Weekend 2016

Multicultural New Zealand, with the support of New Zealand Newcomers Network, has created the 'Most Neighbourly Morning Tea'. This is set to become an annual fundraising ...
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Our latest media release, 5 August 2016 – We are 10 years old!

New Zealand Newcomers Network turns 10! New Zealand Newcomers Network is a social network in the original sense of the word.  It started with one ...
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New Coasters receive Runner Up award at Trustpower Community Awards ceremony 2016

  We are delighted to share with you that New Coasters, the Newcomers Network located in Hokitika and Greymouth on the West Coast, has been ...
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Timaru Newcomers Network receives Runner Up TrustPower Community Award

Rosie Knoppel (second from left in the photo below), the wonderful coordinator of the Timaru/Aoraki Newcomers Network very recently received the Runner Up Award in ...
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Nelson Newcomers Network: Connecting People for 10 Years

10 years ago on the 3rd of June 2016, the Nelson Newcomers Network was established to help people new to the region to connect with ...
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Celebrating birthdays in Albany

For many migrants, being away from their homeland is not easy but some days are harder than others. Birthdays belong to this category of “pretty ...
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Waimate Newcomers Network in the News

The Waimate Newcomers Network featured in the Timaru Courier in March. Huge thanks to Rosie and Beverley for all their support.
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Parri and Jean

What could possibly be the link between Taiwan and Iran? Cyclones ? No. Scientific achievements ? Maybe. Amazing women ? Yes ! Parri and Jean met a few years ...
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Nelson walking group proves popular

The Nelson Newcomers Network Walking Group has been very popular and is looking at starting a second walking group. The weekly walks are a fantastic ...
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New Manager and National Coordinator

It's been some time since the last news update - well, we have been very busy and now have 35 regional networks on offer, all ...
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Migrants feel upbeat about good vibrations

Albany House Community centre 'Good Vibrations' group is helping new migrants settle into the community.
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