PRESS RELEASE: Survey Highlights Impact Of COVID-19 On Community And Voluntary Sector

New figures have been released today showing the impact of COVID-19 on the community and voluntary sector. The results are from a nationwide survey of over 1,400 organisations carried out across May and June. The survey found that a sizable number of tangata whenua, community and voluntary organisations took a hit throughout lockdown and beyond. […]

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MEDIA RELEASE – Delivery focus for community groups

27 July 2020 Government funding is going unspent, and support unrealised, while community groups are struggling to keep their heads above water says Hui E! Community Aotearoa, a peak body who supports the community sector. “Funding doesn’t always get to those groups who need it most,” says Hui E! General Manager Rochelle Stewart-Allen. “During the […]

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Media release – Community and voluntary organisations continue to make a difference in our communities

12 December 2019 – For immediate use The country’s community and voluntary organisations are delivering services where they matter – to New Zealanders in need – even as they continue to grapple with a number of significant challenges.  That’s one of the key findings from a survey of community and voluntary sector organisations carried out […]

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MEDIA RELEASE – NZ’s first SDG People’s Report launched

5 July 2019 PRESS RELEASE  NZ’s first SDG People’s Report launched A group of organisations launched New Zealand’s first People’s Report on the 2030 Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) this week at Victoria University of Wellington. The report is hosted at www.sdg.org.nz/peoples-report.  The report is the result of many months of work gathering people’s […]

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General Election 2017 Ngā Take Whakahirahira a Hapori – Community Priorities

Click here to open the report: HuiE! Election 2017 report Ngā Take Whakahirahira a Hapori – Community Priorities in the upcoming election Every community organisation has goals unique to the communities and people for which it advocates. In its General Election Report released today, Hui E! Community Aotearoa identifies community-wide issues that appear between community sector […]

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Pay Equity Bill released for consultation

Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Michael Woodhouse today released an exposure draft of the Pay Equity Bill for public consultation. “The Government is committed to achieving pay equity in New Zealand and providing a practical and fair process for employees to follow if they feel they are not being paid what their job is worth […]

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The 10 Most Popular SSIR Articles of 2016

By Justine Drennan Dec. 26, 2016 A theme running through many of our popular articles published this year is the need to use data in ways that truly engage beneficiary communities, social sector organization leaders, and social impact investors and funders. Articles also highlight the importance of language in engaging these groups. They explore how […]

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