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Special Interests - Human Rights

ACT The Liberal Party Rodney Hide

Not
set out
on
their
website.

Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand Keith Locke

Amend human rights legislation, including the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act, to ensure that the government is bound by such legislation
Develop a set of indicators for assessing the extent of discrimination and the status of human rights
Ensure that our human rights legislation and practices are in accord with our international obligations with the aim of eliminating all forms of discrimination
Ensure that New Zealand completes the implementation of the UN Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women [and] the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
Fully support the Human Rights Commission and Race Relations Office in their implementation of the Human Rights Act

New Zealand Labour Party Hon Annette King

Remove remaining unfair kinds of discrimination from the law
Ensure that as new laws are made and old laws are reviewed they are consistent with human rights
Review the relevant legal provisions or procedures to ensure that victims or defendants are not treated differently by reason of their gender or sexual orientation
Actively support efforts in international forums to condemn discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation through the international human rights framework
Improve the information available to public policy makers about the needs and issues of diverse communities

Maori Party Dr Pita Sharples  
National Party of New Zealand Simon Power

Not
set out
on
their
website.

New Zealand First Rt Hon Winston Peters

Direct government resources to where they are of the greatest benefit while ensuring they are based on need, not race. Recognise education as the key to upward mobility without which our citizens are condemned to a narrow range of options and certain failure to reach their potential

Progressive Coalition Hon Jim Anderton  
United Future New Zealand Hon Peter Dunne

Not
set out
on
their
website.

You can find the policy positions of more parties by checking these websites.
Alliance New Zealand
Democrats for Social Credit
Direct Democracy Party
Libertarianz
The Republic Party of New Zealand

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