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‘Uber’ is coming to the NGO Sector

Josie PaganiJosie Pagani
Council for International  Development

International NGOs are changing the way they work. Part of that is a response to the public who are changing the way they give.

While the New Zealand public continues to be the principle source of funding for international NGOs, providing 56% of revenues, that support has declined by nearly 15% over a decade (18% of NGO funds comes from government, and 26% from self- generated income – selling goods and services).

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Tumu Whakarae | Chief Executive of Te Mātāwai

Press Release – Te Matawai

I whakapuakina e te Poari o Te Mtwai i te rangi nei, ko Te Atarangi Whiu, n Ngpuhi, n Ngti Ranginui, n Ngti Maniapoto hoki, hei Tumu Whakarae tuatahi mna, kua kopoua nei hei whakat i te whare o Te Mtwai, hei rahi hoki i na … Read more »

UC academic to write Global Warming Special Report for UN

Press Release – University of Canterbury

University of Canterbury (UC) Associate Professor Bronwyn Hayward is the only New Zealander among the world experts appointed by the UNs Intergovernmental Panel on Climate change (IPCC) to prepare the Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5C. Read more »

One week left to apply for funding to do good

Press Release – Z Energy

Theres just one more week for groups doing good for people or the environment in their neighbourhoods to apply for Z Energys 2017 Good in the Hood community funding programme. Read more »

Call for nominations to Arts Access Awards 2017

Press Release – Arts Access Aotearoa

Do you want to see an outstanding disabled artist recognised? Or how about a leader providing access to the arts for people in New Zealand? Nominations to this years Arts Access Awards, presented annually by Arts Access Aotearoa, close on Monday 3 … Read more »

Sheep and beef farmers embracing environmental progress

Press Release – Beef And Lamb NZ

Farmer leaders from New Zealands sheep and beef sector have shared a range of stories, highlighting the steady progress the sector is making on environmental management issues. Read more »

Speech to NZ Health Symposium, Wellington

Speech – New Zealand Government

Its great to be here with you all today. Im pleased to see a diverse group of leaders from across the sector, as well as the social sector. Read more »

New exhibition to inhabit Arataki

Press Release – Auckland Council

A new exhibition exploring the changes and losses in our landscape and native species through intricately painted wildlife and reclaimed timber will open at the Arataki Visitor Centre on 2 March 2017. Read more »

People to occupy elderly tenant’s house

Press Release – Tamaki Housing Group

Ioela Niki Rauti and her supporters will start another occupation of her home at 14 Taniwha Street, Glen Innes today at 10:30am to stop her eviction. Read more »

500 new homes in the Airfields precinct at Hobsonville Point

Press Release – Joint Media Statement

Panuku Development Auckland has confirmed Avanda Group as the housing developer for Stage Two of the Airfields precinct at Hobsonville Point. Read more »

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