Kaikohe, Kaitaia. New Zealand Communities in Crisis

Update 26 July 2016: 10th homicide in seven years, third knife attack in a week – is Kaitaia the murder capital of NZ? If you’re looking for violent crime, you can pick any town in New Zealand. It isn’t that hard. Until the National led government started interfering with reporting requirements by making “procedural changes…

Thinking about studying in New Zealand? Go to another, safer country where gangs of youth don’t prey on people of an Asian appearance. At least six young people have been attacked, beaten and robbed in Auckland recently, almost all of them Chinese or Japanese students. The assaults happened during daylight hours and came as Thai…

Auckland reality of Indian students

From the comments section on YouTube Anyone in India that happens to stumble upon this video take note. Ever see those ads in newspapers that say study in UK, NZ, Australia, Canada,  spot admissions, etc – don’t trust them. Don’t trust what the agent says and do your own research. You wouldn’t imagine it but…

Waiting for justice: A student’s experience in New Zealand

This is something of a departure for E2NZ, a variation of the Migrant Tales theme if you like. Today we look at the situation of international students in New Zealand. The international student industry in New Zealand is a lucrative one. International students are worth $2 billion annually to the New Zealand economy. “If you…