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  1. Video for Restoring bikes equips prisoners with trade skills
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    Restoring bikes equips prisoners with trade skills

    Restoring bikes for children in state care is giving 30 Paremoremo prisoners an opportunity to learn new skills and a better chance to enter a trade on their release. The refurbished bikes will be donated to Oranga Tamariki to encourage kids to exercise outdoors. 

  2. Video for Bees take sting out of serving time for Auckland female prisoners
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    Bees take sting out of serving time for Auckland female prisoners

    Creating better outcomes for women in prison is what the Howard League volunteers have aimed for. Their latest project for inmates is doing time to learn about beekeeping. 

  3. Video for Opposition mounting against $bil Waikato mega-prison
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    Opposition mounting against $bil Waikato mega-prison

    Opposition is mounting against the $1bil mega-prison planned for Waikeria. 1,300 letters from community organisation Action Station have been sent to Justice Minister Andrew Little and Corrections Minister Kelvin Davis to stop the build. 

  4. Video for Employment expo for Auckland's women prisoners
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    Employment expo for Auckland's women prisoners

    Auckland's Region Women's Corrections Facility (ARWCF) has held its first learning and employment expo. It's part of Corrections' Women's Strategy, which aims to reduce re-offending and create employment opportunities on release.

  5. Video for Employment expo for Wiri prisoners
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    Employment expo for Wiri prisoners

    An employment expo is being held at Auckland Regional Women's Corrections Facility to support prisoners with future education and training opportunities.  

  6. Video for 'Hope in a gentleman's shake with Davis shattered' - Māori Deportee
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    'Hope in a gentleman's shake with Davis shattered'- Māori Deportee

    New Zealand deportees of the Christmas Island Detention Centre in Australia are calling for ongoing support from the Government. It comes on the day Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop arrives in New Zealand for her first formal bilateral talks with Foreign Minister Winston Peters.

  7. Video for King Tuheitia launches new Iwi Māori Panel
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    King Tuheitia launches new Iwi Māori Panel

    The Waikato region has established an iwi Māori Panel aimed at reducing incarceration rates among Māori. The panels, which are in high demand across the country, focus on an offender's genealogy, whānau, income, and background in order to understand why they commit a crime.

  8. Video for Driving programme to steer offenders in right direction
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    Driving programme to steer offenders in right direction

    A new direction has been offered to over 115 offenders and ex-prisoners in Whangarei with the new unlicenced offenders driving programme set to launch on the 1st of December.  

  9. Video for Man Up using facebook to raise awareness
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    Man Up using facebook to raise awareness

    Man Up Tū Tangata Aotearoa have chosen the youth, mens and womens correction facilities in Wiri as a platform to raise awareness around their rehabilitation programme for dysfunctional men.

  10. Video for Kelvin Davis for change in corrections - Former Parole Board member
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    Kelvin Davis for change in corrections- Former Parole Board member

    A former member of the New Zealand parole board says that Kelvin Davis will help bring down the stats around Māori incarceration as the deputy leader of Labour has already admitted he has interests in taking the ministerial portfolio for Corrections.

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