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The little things that can change us

By Alex Penk


Last weekend, my daughter was shrieking in my ear with a mixture of delight and fear as we skimmed across…

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Thinking with others

By Kieran Madden


“I thought once everybody could speak freely and exchange information and ideas, the world is automatically going to be a…

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Poverty in New Zealand – The Heart of Poverty research series

By Kieran Madden


Every society tells a story about the good life, getting a fair go, or what it takes to live well. Sadly,…

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Our dwindling middle life

Our dwindling middle life

By Danielle van Dalen


With a single glance at our smartphones we know about the lives of our ‘friends and followers,’ through messaging and…

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Connecting communities with help

Connecting communities with help

By Jeremy Vargo


Last week I had a fascinating conversation. I was talking with Lisa Woolley in her office at VisionWest: a large…

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Culture, not “choice”

Culture, not “choice”

By Jeremy Vargo


Today, across Western Australia there are 274 small communities in fear of losing power, water, and other essential services needed…

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Working with the community sector

Working with the community sector


Among the reforms to social welfare announced in the recently released Budget was a change in the way community organisations…

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A thousand points of light

A thousand points of light

By Kieran Madden


Government and community are often confused and conflated. When the callers to talkback radio say “we should do something” about…

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