NZVS

AcronymDefinition
NZVSNew Zealand Vegetarian Society
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The work of the NZVS in Trentham and at Oriental Bay was very well received but doubts were being expressed as to the suitability of the sisters entering the nursing service as probationaries and the suitability of untrained nurses going to Egypt.
12) The relative success of the NZVS raised concerns among those organisations already established to look after the needs of the sick and wounded.
In 1916, the NZVS in Egypt marked the first ANZAC day by picking flowers from the wreaths of each grave site and writing letters to the soldiers' families.
In March 1917, the New Zealand Soldiers' Club was opened at Ismailia and was run by the NZVS.
Rout's outspoken attitudes to sexual health created a great concern among NZVS members, with five of them publishing a letter distancing themselves from Rout and her VD campaign.
Very few of the NZVS received any official recognition back in New Zealand, but the Serbian Government recognised Stephens and Kerr for their work with the Scottish Women's Hospital Unit with the Croix de la Misericorde.
Table 4 Government Spending on Health (%) 1989 1990 1993 1996 1998 Increase spending 83 * 71 79 84 92 * on health n 1000 1865 2020 5094 1201 Govt should provide -- -- 76 66 -- free health care n -- -- 2,017 4,731 -- 1999 2002 2004 2005 Increase spending 82 86 92 * 79 on health n 1959 4705 954 2770 Govt should provide 66 64 -- 65 free health care n 1,979 4,657 -- 12,743 Sources: NZES 1990, 1993, 1996, 1999, 2002, 2005; NZVS 1989 (cited in Perry and Webster 1993), 1998, 2004 (cited in Perry, postal survey).
NZVS 1993 data show that 40% of respondents thought people should take more responsibility.
SOURCES: ISSP 1997; NZES 1990, 1993, 1996, 1999, 2002, 2005; NZVS 1989, 1998, 2004 (postal survey, cited in Perry, p.