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Introducing our New Young Leader Coordinators

Katja Phutaraksa Neef Katja Phutaraksa Neef joined UnionAID as the Indonesia Young Leaders Programme Coordinator. She is currently a UNESCO Aotearoa Youth Leader and works on community climate change initiatives in Auckland through Auckland Council. She is also an ‘artivist’ for ICAAD combining art and advocacy for social justice. She also has a close connection …

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Introducing Tim Sutton, UnionAID Executive Director

UnionAID is delighted to announce the appointment of Tim Sutton as our Executive Director. Tim has spent the last 25 years in senior UNICEF management roles in several countries in Asia and the Pacific and most recently was the UNICEF Representative in Sri Lanka. He returned to New Zealand last year and he is bringing …

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Mike is leaving UnionAID

We are sad to announce that our wonderful Executive Officer, Mike Naylor, is leaving shortly to work for Foreign Affairs Minister Nanaia Mahuta as her advisor. Mike has been with UnionAID for seven years working with our Asia-Pacific union partners to develop effective partnership projects, and to oversee our three Young Leaders Programmes. We will …

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Support the people of Myanmar

Two years on from the military coup, the people of Myanmar are still fighting for their democracy and their future against the military coup.

They are calling for our support.

We are liaising constantly with our partners on how we can help.  They have asked for funding to support the campaign for democracy and to uphold human rights.