Welcome to Rural Women NZ

Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ) is an integral part of New Zealand’s rural landscape. From our early days as the Women’s Division of the Farmer’s Union in 1925, RWNZ has become an authoritative voice on health services, education, environment and social issues in the rural sector.  


2019 KPMG Agribusiness Agenda Report

Tuesday, 18 June 2019 Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ) congratulates KPMG on the 2019 Agribusiness Agenda Report and fully supports their continued advocacy for a more holistic future of farming. “RWNZ wholeheartedly supports the work that Ian Proudfoot and his team have put into the 2019 KPMG... more


April 2019 Tomorrow’s Schools Review

Introduction Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ) welcomes the opportunity to provide a submission on Our Schooling Futures: Stronger Together | Whiria Ngā Kura Tūātinitini. RWNZ is a member of the Rural Education Reference Group (RERG) and supports the submission made by RERG on Whiria Ngā... more

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