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Call for Ban on Kiwisaver Investments in Offensive Weapons

24 September 2016

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers is calling on the Government to legislate to ban Kiwisaver providers from investing in companies which produce internationally illegal weapons including cluster munitions, anti-personnel mines. Scoop. More> 

Minister refuses to release KiwiSaver advice

24 September 2016

The Minister of Commerce Paul Goldsmith has refused to publicly release legal advice on KiwiSaver funds investing in controversial arms companies. Last month, RNZ News reported at least five default KiwiSaver providers were investing in companies making cluster bombs and anti-personnel mines. Radio New Zealand. More>