Shane Cowlishaw

Wellington lawyer Andrew Scott-Howman has been appointed to a powerful FIFA committee. He talks to Shane Cowlishaw about his new role - and why New Zealand is a premier target for football match-fixing.

Continuing Newsroom’s Watchdog series, the chief human rights commissioner explains why violence, and gender discrimination, are New Zealand’s biggest problems.

New Zealand’s great immigration debate has taken another turn, with the Government announcing changes aimed at culling low-skilled migrants. But the move could have a drastic impact on some migrants living in New Zealand long-term, who may soon find themselves facing the choice of leaving the country between visas or returning home.