Insight

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migrant exploitation sur este crewTwo of the most serious cases of alleged exploitation of immigrants in recent times are making their way through the courts at present.

But advocates say more needs to be done to protect those who suffer unfair treatment in this country.

 

They say the victims are the ones who lose all in revealing wrong doing.

Philippa Tolley has been looking into the current situation.

Image: Indonesian fishing crew .From left  Entis Sutisna,  Anto Fantanto,  Supri Yanto

Coming Up on Insight

8:12 am Sunday 27 April: Insight: Closing the Education Gap

Arne Duncan US Embassy credit Press Secretary Sean Gillespie resizedNew Zealand has one of the worst gaps in performance between rich children and poor children in the developed world.

What can we learn from other countries where that span between top and bottom is much smaller?

Do the likes of Germany, Finland, Hong Kong or Canada have the answers?

Radio New Zealand's education correspondent, John Gerritsen, asks some of the education ministers and teachers' representatives at an International Summit on the Teaching Profession about the secrets to their success.

Photo: RNZ's Education Correspondent, John Gerritsen, interviewing  US Secretary for Education, Arne Duncan, during the International Summit on the Teaching Profession. Credit Sean Gillespie US Embassy

8:12 am Sunday 4 May: Tax For the Future

IRD head officeDebate about the shape of our tax system is likely to be a prominent feature in this year's election, but should the way we are taxed be revamped to meet future needs?

Philippa Tolley explores whether the tax structure needs to change to accommodate the online nature of business and daily life, and if our tax system has a place in closing the gap between rich and poor.