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Find out about our latest developments and what we've been up to.

November 30, 2022

Te Hiko website provides a valuable resource for community innovators

We’ve just launched a new website which provides valuable resources for anyone interested in sparking community change. We developed the Te Hiko website as part of our ongoing commitment to supporting the development of local economic systems that truly value what makes people’s lives better.

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October 15, 2021

Babies and baristas are heading to Wesley Rātā Village

We’re delighted to welcome Mamaku Midwives and Trade School Industries to Wesley Rātā Village in Naenae. Babies and baristas – who could ask for more as the Village takes another step forward on its journey to becoming an intergenerational community.

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April 4, 2021

Welcome leadership from Waitangi Tribunal

Our director David Hanna is calling for the government to implement the main recommendation of last week’s Waitangi Tribunal report on our tamariki care system – setting up an independent Māori Transition Authority to reform the current care system for tamariki Māori.

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August 23, 2020

Just Change: A learning circle of doers and donors

We’re developing a new collaborative way of funding grassroots communities to tackle the impacts of poverty, called Just Change. We’re holding a no-obligation evening event on Wednesday October 14 for potential donors interested in exploring the Just Change concept.

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August 10, 2020

Report on People’s Voices forum

We’re delighted to have published a short report on the People’s Voices forum, held in Porirua on Wednesday 4 March. The forum, which was attended by about 160 people, was a unique opportunity to hear from people whose voices are often not heard in policy-making.

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