2010 marks the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Industrial Relations Centre (IRC) at Victoria University of Wellington and provides an opportune time to review the work of the Centre and look at the industrial relations environment in New Zealand.
Guest Editor: David Verran. Includes feature articles on Ken Douglas; The Wellington Driver’s Union; Central Trade Unions and much more!
The Labour History Project is saddened to hear of the passing of veteran New Zealand activist Jim Delahunty. LHP Chair Mark Derby shares his memories of Jim.
One of the largest ever strikes in Australia it also involved New Zealand and Fijian workers, and its impact reverberated throughout the Pacific Rim because of the global structure of capital and labour in the maritime industry.
Includes feature articles on the Working Women’s Seminar; Blackball Memorial and Resource Centre Opening; Archives and Industry; The Dan Long Library & much more!
In The Great ’08, Brian has written the most detailed account yet of the Blackball Strike.
NOTICE of Annual General Meeting. Labour History Project members are warmly invited to meet the current executive committee, hear of our recent and planned activities, and voice your own views on the shape and direction of our organisation.
The Archives and Records Association of New Zealand, Wellington Branch and the Labour History invite you to this free Records & Archives Week event. Labour History Project members Peter Franks, Dr Peter Clayworth, and Lisa Sacksen will draw on their research experiences to address current archival issues relating to our industrial history.