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Cost cutting for firefighters: 11th September 2018

Cost cutting for firefighters Cost cutting for firefighters, 5.06 MB
Tue 11 Sep 2018

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is cutting costs by fitting cheaper tyres to fire trucks and reducing the number of specialist rescue equipment.  Justin is talking to John Waldow, the Auckland Regional Secretary of the Firefighters’ Union to find what effects it could bring. He started by asking for further details of the cost cutting.

 

The Wire with Mary-Margaret: September 11 2018

The Wire with Mary-Margaret: September 11 2018 The Wire with Mary-Margaret: September 11 2018, 123.2 MB
Tue 11 Sep 2018

It’s Te Wiki o Te Reo Maori, so Mary-Margaret is talking to Lisa Paraku who helped to invent the nifty new app you might have heard of: Kupu. Justin speaks to the Auckland Firefighters Union Secretary John Waldow about funding cuts to firefighting equipment. In his international segment this week, Conor is looking into Jamaica. And finally, for the Green Desk this week, we’re learning about honey.

Green Desk: Bees Up Top

Green Desk: Bees Up Top Green Desk: Bees Up Top , 6.32 MB
Tue 11 Sep 2018

Jack sat down with Jessie Jane Baker, one half of the Bee’s Up Top duo. The two beekeepers are helping to rehabilitate auckland's suburbs with bees - putting a pep in the step of Auckland’s ecosystem. We sat down with Baker to find how she got into bees.

Bees Up Top pledgeme campaign: https://www.pledgeme.co.nz/projects/5779-rescue-rehome-bees

Kupu and Te Wiki o Te Reo: September 11 2018

Kupu and Te Wiki o Te Reo: September 11 2018 Kupu and Te Wiki o Te Reo: September 11 2018, 26.86 MB
Tue 11 Sep 2018

It is of course Te Wiki o Te Reo and we’re learning about a very exciting new app that you may have heard of. It’s called Kupu, and you can use it to take a photo of virtually anything, and the app will tell you the Reo word for it. Lisa Paraku is a Business Manager from Spark who helped to launch the app, so Mary-Margaret spoke to her about how the initiative started.

International News with Conor: September 11th, 2018

International News with Conor: September 11th, 2018 International News with Conor: September 11th, 2018, 25.11 MB
Tue 11 Sep 2018

This week, we sit down for a little discussion regarding updates of two subjects previously covered. We speak about the new developments around the Windrush Scandal that has seen British citizens of Commonwealth descent wrogfully detained and reported. We also discuss recent comments around the Irish border issue from politicians both British and Irish.

Te wiki o te reo maori at the museum: September 10th, 2018

Te wiki o te reo maori at the museum: September 10th,2018 Te wiki o te reo maori at the museum: September 10th,2018, 13.08 MB
Mon 10 Sep 2018

This week is te wiki o te reo Maori (Maori language week) and Auckland museum will have multiple events to celebrate te reo maori. Producer Damian Rowe spoke to Auckland Musuem's publicist Bex Martelletti about the programmes planned for te wiki o te reo maori and significance of the week.

The Wire with Jemima: September 10, 2018

The Wire with Jemima: September 10, 2018 The Wire with Jemima: September 10, 2018, 96.89 MB
Mon 10 Sep 2018

Today on the Wire, Damian spoke with Bex Martelletti from the Auckland Museum about Te Wiki o te Reo Māori at the museum. Our regular segment with the Southern Cross focused on the arrest of two Burmese journalists, concern in Fiji over power of their military and the discussion of climate change in the 49th Pacific Islands Forum. Dan talked to David Hines from Secular Education Network about religious instruction in state schools. Jemima spoke with Green Party MP, Chlöe Swarbrick, about Te Reo as a core curriculum by 2025 and the Education Amendment Bill. 

The Wire with Laura: September 7, 2018

The Wire with Laura: September 7, 2018 The Wire with Laura: September 7, 2018, 105.48 MB
Fri 7 Sep 2018