Prime Minister’s Summer Reading List 2018

Prime Minister’s Summer Reading List 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, it is time to reflect on the last 12 months and consider what the next 12 months might bring. Selecting the Prime Minister’s summer reading list is a chance to think about what skills and capabilities might be required to make the most of the...
‘We all know the issues that are happening in our communities, we all know what needs to be done and that it needs to be community led- but we need to do it’ – Deidre Otene, The MOKO Foundation, at the Kaitaia workshop

‘We all know the issues that are happening in our communities, we all know what needs to be done and that it needs to be community led- but we need to do it’ – Deidre Otene, The MOKO Foundation, at the Kaitaia workshop

As part of the follow-up to the 2016 TacklingPovertyNZ workshop tour, we will be posting one blog a day over the next few weeks to accompany the workshop speaker videos published on our YouTube channel. Watch Deidre Otene, General Manager of The MOKO Foundation, share...
Jess Booker – A Generation Y perspective

Jess Booker – A Generation Y perspective

As part of the LongTermNZ workshop the participants spent a day and a half at the Affording our Future conference, hosted by the Treasury and Victoria University. The conference focused on long-term economic challenges for New Zealand over the next 40 years. It aimed...
LongTermNZ is underway!

LongTermNZ is underway!

Today was the first day of the LongTermNZ workshop. The 22 participants spent the day at Rutherford House at the Affording our Future conference. This evening Dr Patrick Nolan joined us for pizza and cake – many thanks to him for coming along. The participants...
Christmas drinks with Dr John Volpe

Christmas drinks with Dr John Volpe

The McGuinness Institute has had a fantastic year and with the festive season upon us it’s time to celebrate. Next Thursday, 13 December, the Institute is hosting its end of year Christmas event and we would love to have you join us for a celebratory drink! We...