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Three days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ Far North workshops in Kaitaia and Kaikohe

Three days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ Far North workshops in Kaitaia and Kaikohe

It is not too late to register for the TacklingPovertyNZ one-day workshops! Kaitaia – Thursday, 15 September 2016 Te Ahu, Cnr Matthews Avenue & South Road, Kaitaia Register here. Kaikohe  – Friday, 16 September 2016 Kaikohe Memorial Hall, Memorial Avenue, Kaikohe Register here. On the morning of the Kaitaia and Kaikohe workshops, participants will hear from the New Zealand Treasury’s Chief Economist...
Seven days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshops in the Far North – Thursday, 15 September 2016 and Friday, 16 September 2016

Seven days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshops in the Far North – Thursday, 15 September 2016 and Friday, 16 September 2016

MCGUINNESS INSTITUTE MEDIA RELEASE – 7 September 2016 Seven days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshops in the Far North – Thursday, 15 September 2016 and Friday, 16 September 2016 The McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ workshop is on tour. We are heading to Kaitaia on Thursday, 15 September 2016 and Kaikohe on Friday, 16 September 2016....
TacklingPovertyNZ Rotorua workshop, 19 August 2016 Update

TacklingPovertyNZ Rotorua workshop, 19 August 2016 Update

As part of the McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ national tour, the third one-day workshop was held in Rotorua on 19 August 2016 at the Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre. The workshop was opened by Rotorua Lakes District Council Mayor Hon Steve Chadwick JP. In the morning, participants listened to six of the original 36 participants from the December...
TacklingPovertyNZ Manawatu Workshop, 15 August 2016

TacklingPovertyNZ Manawatu Workshop, 15 August 2016

As part of the McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ national tour, the second one-day workshop was held in Manawatu on 15 August 2016 at the Manfeild Suite in Feilding. The workshop was opened by Margaret Kouvelis, Manawatu District Council Mayor. In the morning, the participants listened to four of the original 36 participants from the December 2015 TacklingPovertyNZ workshop present the booklet they...
Three days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Manawatu – Monday, 15 August 2016

Three days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Manawatu – Monday, 15 August 2016

MCGUINNESS INSTITUTE MEDIA RELEASE – 12 August 2016 Three days to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Manawatu – Monday, 15 August 2016 The McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ workshop is on tour. Our next stop is Manawatu District on Monday, 15 August 2016. This one-day workshop tour was sparked by the national TacklingPovertyNZ workshop held in...
Three weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Gisborne – Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Three weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Gisborne – Wednesday, 31 August 2016

MCGUINNESS INSTITUTE MEDIA RELEASE – 11 August 2016 Three weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Gisborne – Wednesday, 31 August 2016 The McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ workshop is on tour. We are heading to Gisborne on Wednesday, 31 August 2016. This one-day workshop tour was sparked by the national TacklingPovertyNZ workshop held in December...
Less than three weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Rotorua – Friday, 19 August 2016

Less than three weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Rotorua – Friday, 19 August 2016

MCGUINNESS INSTITUTE MEDIA RELEASE – 4 August 2016 Less than three weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Rotorua – Friday, 19 August 2016 The McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ workshop is on tour. We are heading to Rotorua on Friday, 19 August 2016. This one-day workshop tour was sparked by the national TacklingPovertyNZ workshop held...
Two weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Manawatu – Monday, 15 August 2016

Two weeks to go until the TacklingPovertyNZ workshop in Manawatu – Monday, 15 August 2016

MCGUINNESS INSTITUTE MEDIA RELEASE – 1 August 2016 The McGuinness Institute’s TacklingPovertyNZ workshop is on tour. Our next stop is Manawatu District on Monday, 15 August 2016. This one-day workshop tour was sparked by the national TacklingPovertyNZ workshop held in December 2015, an initiative of the McGuinness Institute in collaboration with the New Zealand Treasury....
Discussion paper 2016/01 – A Queenstown Lakes District perspective on tackling poverty

Discussion paper 2016/01 – A Queenstown Lakes District perspective on tackling poverty

The final draft of Discussion paper 2016/01 – A Queenstown Lakes District perspective on tackling poverty is now published. The purpose of this paper is to bring to light the issues raised by locals at the one-day TacklingPovertyNZ tour workshop in the Queenstown Lakes District, held on 29 March, 2016. The paper describes the structure of the...
'It's not just about a box, it's a facilitation, the relationship becomes really important' – International perspective at Queenstown workshop

‘It’s not just about a box, it’s a facilitation, the relationship becomes really important’ – International perspective at Queenstown workshop

Jennifer Weber, Chief Education Officer of The Baby Box Co., discusses the Canadian and Australian baby box initiative at the TacklingPovertyNZ one-day workshop in Queenstown on 29 March 2016. You can watch the video of her presentation on the McGuinness Institute’s YouTube channel, or you can view the video below. Jennifer discussed that The Baby...
'Policy is about people' – Dame Diane Robertson on poverty at Queenstown workshop

‘Policy is about people’ – Dame Diane Robertson on poverty at Queenstown workshop

Dame Diane Robertson, former chief executive of the Auckland City Mission, shares her experience of working with poverty and the Family 100 Research Project at the TacklingPovertyNZ one-day workshop in Queenstown on 29 March 2016. You can watch the video of her presentation on the McGuinness Institute’s YouTube channel, or you can view the video below. Dame Diane opened...
‘Queenstown is perceived to be the ritzy money place, but underneath that veneer, it is not like that at all’ – local perspective on poverty at Queenstown workshop

‘Queenstown is perceived to be the ritzy money place, but underneath that veneer, it is not like that at all’ – local perspective on poverty at Queenstown workshop

Hine Marchand, Community Ministries Worker for the Salvation Army, and Niki Mason of Happiness House, shared their local perspectives on poverty in Queenstown at the one-day TacklingPovertyNZ workshop on 29 March 2016. You can watch the video of their presentation on the McGuinness Institute’s YouTube channel, or you can view the video below. Hine and...