Fijian national, jurist and lawyer Imrana Jalal is the first woman from the Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands region to be awarded the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Medal of Honour by the World Jurists Association. The award is given in recognition of inspiring women jurists who fight to defend and strengthen the rule of law, and to consolidate society's advances in gender equity.
Carmel Sepuloni is New Zealand’s new deputy Prime Minister. Sepuloni, a Taranaki-raised Auckland-based MP, is a former teacher with Samoan and Tongan heritage through her . . .