Press Coverage

2016 Proposal on Demarcation Zones for Public Policy Innovation

5 February 2017: Stacey Kirk: Are we at the point of experimenting on the vulnerable? (via Stuff)

4 February 2017: Let’s have a shot’ – mayors in NZ’s poorest regions want power and funds to tackle poverty (via TVNZ)

4 February 2017: Mayor supports radical plan to tackle poverty (via Rotorua Daily Post)

4 February 2017: Push for Gisborne ‘demarcation zone’ (via The Gisborne Herald)

3 February 2017: Mayors seek radical welfare shake-up (via RadioNZ)

3 February 2017: Mayors propose radical ‘demarcation zones’ to fix poverty (via RadioNZ)

3 February 2017: Tackling poverty in New Zealand (via RadioLive)

3 February 2017: Mayors want poverty resources targeted at zones (via RadioNZ)

2 February 2017: Mayors rally PM to create social welfare shake-up (via Stuff)

2 February 2017: Far North, Rotorua, Gisborne bid to take over Government agencies (via NZ Herald)

2 February 2017: Mayors propose radical approach to fix entrenched poverty (via Far North District Council: Office of the Mayor)

2016 TacklingPovertyNZ workshop series

14 September 2016: Workshops to tackle poverty in North (via Northern Advocate)

5 September 2016: Community problem, community solutions
(via The Gisborne Herald)

5 August 2016: Poverty workshop comes to Rotorua (via Rotorua Daily post)

19 July 2016: Rotorua ‘committed to solving poverty’ (via Rotorua Daily post)

19 July 2016: Tackling Poverty with local answers (via The Gisborne Herald)

27 July 2016: TacklingPovertyNZ Workshop – Manawatu

3 July 2016: Vanessa van Uden: Poverty’s not just an Auckland problem
(via Mountain Scene)

2 April 2016: Homelessness must end (via Otago Daily Times)

1 April 2016: Council to host workshop on poverty issues (via The Gisborne Herald)

30 March 2016: Queenstown’s poverty underbelly exposed (via Mountain Scene)

30 March 2016: Queenstown’s poverty, homelessness highlighted
(via Otago Daily Times)

23 March 2016: Poverty: real issue in Queenstown (via The Mirror)

22 March 2016: TacklingPovertyNZ Workshop – Queenstown Lakes

18 March 2016: Poverty Workshop Focus (via Otago Daily Times)

1 March 2016: TacklingPovertyNZ Workshop – Queenstown Lakes (via Scoop)

December 2015 TacklingPovertyNZ Workshop

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January 2016: Student Determined to Tackle Poverty (via Stuff)

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December 2015: Tackling Poverty (via Teach First NZ)

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December 2015: Taking on Poverty (via Ruapehu Press)