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Feb 23, 2021, 12:58 PM
The Detail: Urgent call for framework to treat Kiwis with rare disorders

Hundreds of thousands of Kiwis have rare disorders but there is no official definition of what is rare, no register, no dedicated health policy and no co-ordinated support.

Feb 17, 2021, 2:10 PM
Media release: Be Rare Aware and support an inclusive health system for all New Zealanders

The New Zealand Government’s support of vulnerable people throughout the COVID-19 pandemic should be applauded - but more should be done to help the 6% of the population living with a rare disorder.

Feb 16, 2021, 12:17 PM
Media release: Who will win the coveted Rare Beer Crown?

Unusual brews made with seafood, foraged botanicals and barrel-aged ales are just some of the entries vying to win a new city-wide beer competition.

Feb 15, 2021, 1:36 PM
The Listener article: Seeking action

An article in this week's The Listener magazine highlights the challenges faced by those living with a rare disorder and the need for a National Rare Disorder Framework to address those challenges.

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