The impact of NZ third way style government on women in community development

New Zealand organizations that are engaged in community development practice to empower women are disadvantaged under neo-liberal and Third Way-style policies of the New Zealand government. Recent research has shown that community development work in New Zealand has been marginalized as a result of partnering with government, due in part to a focus on the … Continue reading The impact of NZ third way style government on women in community development

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

UMMA Trust

UMMA Trust provides social and community services for refugee and migrant communities with a specific focus on the wellbeing of Muslim women, children and families who are socially and economically disadvantaged. UMMA Trust takes a strength based approach to when supporting families and works in a holistic manner. Visit Website  

The New Zealand Ethnic Women’s Trust

Formerly The New Zealand Somali Women's Association Inc., The New Zealand Ethnic Women's Trust was established to implement activities to support the resettlement and integration of migrant and refugees into New Zealand. Its long-term goal is for the successful settlement and support of refugee and migrant women and their families in New Zealand. Visit Website