Posts tagged "Gisborne"
TacklingPovertyNZ Gisborne/Tairāwhiti workshop, 31 August 2016

TacklingPovertyNZ Gisborne/Tairāwhiti workshop, 31 August 2016

The fourth one-day workshop of the McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ national tour was held in Gisborne/Tairāwhiti on 31 August 2016 at Waikanae Surf Lifesaving Club. The workshop was opened by Gisborne District Council Mayor Meng Foon. In the morning, seven of the original 36 participants from the December 2015 TacklingPovertyNZ workshops presented the booklet they produced last year. Participants then heard from the...
TalentNZ Tour: Gisborne Tuesday 25 March

TalentNZ Tour: Gisborne Tuesday 25 March

Wendy McGuinness and Dr Patrick Nolan, Principal Advisor to the Economics and Research team at the New Zealand Productivity Commission, visited Gisborne on Tuesday 25 March as part of the East Coast stretch of the TalentNZ Tour.  The ideas of the TalentNZ project were warmly received by Gisborne locals at the public event, hosted by Councillor...