Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world. Gender equality is an enabler and accelerator for all the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The gender-responsive implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development offers an opportunity to achieve not only SDG 5 (gender equality), … Continue reading Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

The Role of Local Strategies in Reducing Child Poverty – Expert Advisory Group on Child Poverty (NZ)

"The poor social outcomes associated with child poverty are most sharply felt at the family and community levels - in homes, streets and neighbourhoods. It follows that local strategies are a vital element in any policy framework designed to combat and reduce child poverty. This Background Paper examines the role that communities, non-government organisations and local government authorities … Continue reading The Role of Local Strategies in Reducing Child Poverty – Expert Advisory Group on Child Poverty (NZ)

Campaign: Kiwis For Kiwi

"More than 80 community-led projects are under way, many involving iwi. In the North Island, much of the action is focused in Northland and the Coromandel, with important projects also under way in the Taranaki, Bay of Plenty, East Coast/Hawke’s Bay and Wellington regions. In the South Island, more community projects are beginning to take root—on the West … Continue reading Campaign: Kiwis For Kiwi