Community Scoop

Archive for October, 2013

NOT my day job

Press Release – The Big Idea

Posties and poets, scientists and dancers, doctors and writers – if you work in the creative sector you’ll be familiar with juggling multiple jobs, a reality of our creative ecology and freelance economy. Read more »

Collins: China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong Address

Speech – New Zealand Government

New Zealand has a strong and growing relationship with China, and I welcome Chinas continuous interest in the New Zealand experience. You have asked me to share with you today, the New Zealand model and experience of building a clean government. Read more »

Progress with Taskforce Recommendations

Press Release – UCOL

The ideas generated by the community working parties as part of the joint Wanganui District Council and UCOL Taskforce are being actioned. Read more »

Child, Youth and Family and Tainui connect

Press Release – New Zealand Government

An agreement between CYF and Tainui marks a new understanding and connection between the two says Social Development Minister Paula Bennett. Read more »

John Marshall: Carterton balloon report media conference

Speech – Transport Accident Investigation Commission

The Carterton hot air balloon accident was New Zealands worst aviation tragedy since Erebus in 1979 and at the time it was the worlds second worst hot-air balloon accident on record. Read more »

TAIC calls for significant alcohol and drug regulation

Press Release – Transport Accident Investigation Commission

The Transport Accident Investigation Commission is calling for significant reform of alcohol and drug regulation across the aviation, rail and marine modes in its final report of the inquiry into the January 2012 hot-air balloon collision with … Read more »

Lecture: Healthy Hearts for all New Zealanders

Press Release – Auckland Medical Research Foundation

Most people in New Zealand will have experienced heart disease in some way, either directly or indirectly by seeing family or friends with the effects of heart disease. Many common risk factors contribute during our lifetime to the development of heart … Read more »

We’ll Have to Be Careful What We Wish For Now

Press Release – Ngati Tamaoho Trust

That was the advice that Panetuku Rae gave to her fellow Ngati Tamaoho trustees when they realised that what they thought was a distant dream of having a kura-a-Tamaoho was suddenly about to become a reality. Read more »

New child restraint rule comes into force

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Changes that will require children up to seven years old to use an approved child restraint when travelling in motor vehicles come into force from 1 November 2013. Read more »

Warm Dunedin Programme Continues

Press Release – Dunedin City Council

The Warm Dunedin targeted rate programme will start again tomorrow. Read more »

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