Joe Saxton: Too many charities? No – in fact, we need more

Click here for the original article. 12 October 2015 , (Click here for comments) Businesses are encouraged to multiply, says Joe Saxton: so why do we take the opposite line with charities? For a thriving community and voluntary sector, we need lots of charities and community groups. We need more social enterprises and community interest companies, […]

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How donors can help civil society become more effective

Click here for the original article. October 14, 2015 Summary In this post, written with DFID in mind, but also relevant to other donors, I argue that donor support for civil society has two distinct, but related strategic components: support to civil society in providing services which help meet the donor’s goals; and support to […]

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Hui E! Panui – October 2015

  October Panui 2015   Invitation to our Wellington Sector Hui  – Wellington: Thursday 8 October 2015, 10.00am to Midday Level 4, 120 Featherston StKia ora koutou katoa, ngā mihi nui ki a koutou Greetings – All are Welcome to attend. For any enquiries, to be added to the Hui E! mail list or to unsubscribe, please contact […]

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Five tips to engage with Māori

Five tips to engage with Māori By Atawhai Tibble   Number 1. Nā Wai (as in Nā wai te hui i karanga? or who set up the hui and why?) First things first, the purpose of any engagement is critical. So, who set up the engagement, and what is their purpose?  Why do they want to meet […]

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