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Speak Up Kōrerotia - Disability rights: The role of the Ombudsman, and the IMM report( 0:58:13)       
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A look at disability rights in 2022 Aotearoa. Our first interview is the Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier, talking about the role of the Ombudsman with a focus on their work on disability rights. We analyse in more depth the IMM (Independent Monitoring Mechanism) 2022 report in the second interview with disability rights advocates Mary Schnackenberg and Nick Stoneman.
Published: 21/09/2022 9:00:00 p.m.
Speak Up Kōrerotia - Māori in local government( 0:59:7)       
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The Ngāi Tahu Representation Bill has just passed its third reading in Parliament. Guests Rachael Evans (University of Canterbury) and Atarau Hamilton discuss the Bill and the broader topic of Māori representation in local government, covering a broad range of issues including Te Tiriti, conceptions of tino rangatiatanga, diversity in local government, voter turnout and Māori wards.
Published: 17/08/2022 6:12:00 p.m.
Speak Up Kōrerotia - Relationships in infant feeding( 0:59:26)       
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The importance of relationships in enabling whanau to embark on their feeding journeys, and the benefits of these journeys for babies, mothers and others in the immediate and wider society.
Published: 1/08/2022 9:00:00 a.m.
Speak Up Kōrerotia - Of subfossil forests and subdivisions: The story of the Halswell mataī( 0:57:44)       
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In 2020, excavation work in the Christchurch suburb of Halswell uncovered stumps of 1200-year-old mataī (New Zealand blank pine). What does this discovery - and the discovery of several other buried forests in the area - mean for the people who live here, in terms of ecological, cultural and historical significance? What role might this ancient heritage play in shaping present-day connection to place? Hear from guests Craig Paulling (Environment Canterbury Councillor), David Hawke (Halswell Resi
Published: 20/07/2022 9:00:00 p.m.
Speak Up Kōrerotia - Matariki( 0:50:58)       
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Reimana Tutengaehe and Rachael Pelvin bring different perspectives to this discussion on what learnings can be shared from the Māori new year, as well as their hopes that this year's public holiday leads more people to embrace mātauranga Māori.
Published: 15/06/2022 9:00:00 p.m.
Speak Up Kōrerotia - Transgender journeys( 0:59:50)       
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Grae, Emily and Raghii talk us through their personal journeys as trans folk, from gender dysphoria to coming out to living their true selves. An uplifting and no-holds-barred look at the transgender experience.
Published: 18/05/2022 6:00:00 p.m.
Speak Up Kōrerotia - Responses to the Ukraine crisis( 0:59:44)       
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Our guests Natalia Chaban (University of Canterbury) and James Headley (University of Otago) talk us through what is happening in Ukraine at the moment, emphasising the political and cultural history that has led to this moment, and explaiing why the conflict will change the world.
Published: 20/04/2022 6:00:00 p.m.
Speak Up Kōrerotia - Anti-racism interventions( 0:58:12)       
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What is anti-racism, and what can we do to support this mahi? Heather Came and Madhis Azarmandi approach this topic both as activists and academics involved in anti-racism work.
Published: 16/03/2022 6:00:00 p.m.

“Speak Up – Kōrerotia” – a radio show centred on human rights issues. Encouraging discussion on human rights issues prevalent in both Canterbury and New Zealand, Speak Up – Kōrerotia offers a forum to promote the issues facing New Zealanders, providing a voice to affected communities. Engaging in conversations around human rights issues in our country, each show covers a different human rights issue with guests from or working with the affected communities. Analysing and asking questions of the realities of life in Canterbury and New Zealand allows Speak Up – Kōrerotia to cover the issues that often go untouched! Discussing the hard-hitting topics, Speak Up – Kōrerotia wishes to encourage listeners to reflect on the issues covered – be it issues listeners are already engaged in, have a passing knowledge of, or no knowledge at all. In our busy modern lives it is rare to have an uninterrupted hour where you can discuss powerful and important experiences and opinions, and Speak Up – Kōrerotia provides this platform to express and share opinions about those inherently important topics. Hosted by Sally Carlton, the show brings key issues to the fore and provides space for guests to “Speak Up” and share their thoughts and experiences.

Host: Sally Carlton
Produced By: Sally Carlton
Language: English
Category: Special Interest
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