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Prime Minister’s 2018 Summer Reading List

Prime Minister’s 2018 Summer Reading List

The books we have selected for the ‘Prime Minister's 2018 summer reading list' denotes the tools, ideas and/or skills we think the Prime Minister of New Zealand might find useful next year. Three high-level ideas shape the books we have selected: Idea 1: Aligning...

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WakaNZ Workshop – Day 3

WakaNZ Workshop – Day 3

Wednesday's workshop schedule was left open-ended to accommodate the evolving needs of the participants in preparing for their presentation to the Governor-General. Participants also had an opportunity on this morning to visit the He Tohu exhibition at National...

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WakaNZ Workshop – Day 2

WakaNZ Workshop – Day 2

Day 2 of the workshop action opened with a crash course in foresight skills. It was led by Dr Richard Lum, an academically trained futurist from Hawai'i and author of 4 Steps to the Future, complimentary copies of which were provided to each of the participants. The...

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WakaNZ Workshop – Day 1

WakaNZ Workshop – Day 1

The first official day of the WakaNZ: Navigating with foresight workshop opened with a haka pōwhiri into Ngā Mokopuna ā Tāne, the wharenui at the heart of the New Zealand Treasury. Participants were welcomed by a number of Treasury staff including the Secretary and...

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