Education system needs solutions
There’s a lot to worry about considering the current state of our compulsory schooling system.
Joining the Maxim Institute research team in 2021, ‘Alapasita holds a Bachelor of Physical Education (Hons) and a Master’s in Public Health from the University of Otago. Her work includes leading research on factors that shape the academic success of Pacific students, as well as community research on Pacific youth, debt and family violence prevention. Currently working on research around poverty and predatory lending, ‘Alapasita is examining the implications of new credit law changes on third-tier lenders to vulnerable groups at risk of predatory lending.
New Zealanders are feeling the financial crush. More will be exposed to the unregulated “Wild Wes...
Many vulnerable families and communities continue to be exploited through short-term high-cost loans
State intervention in local body elections is understandable during a pandemic. However, when safety
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