Check out some of the work carried out by Community Waitakere. One of our most recent projects, ‘Wild about Te Atatu’ is an effort to strengthen residents connection with their local area and show how actions can have a direct impact on their natural world >>
When students at Oratia District School took delivery of a selection of brand new bikes, they couldn’t wait to ride them around the school’s freshly laid 350 metre bike track. But where to store the bikes safely and securely was more of a headache for Principal Thomas Bigge – until the idea of a shipping container was suggested. Royal Wolf, Australasia’s largest supplier of shipping containers, modified and installed a 40-foot high cube container next to the track to ensure the bikes were easily accessible to students. Bikes in Schools, enables all Kiwi kids to have regular access to bikes and experience the fun and benefits of bike riding. More >>
The Ministry for Women has launched a new online tool to assist policy developers include gender analysis in their work.
The tool, Bringing Gender In, asks key questions to assist people to explore the gender impacts of a policy as people move through the policy process.
The questions explore seven different steps in the process of developing policy >>
Nominations close on Friday 16 August.
Voting gets underway from Friday 20 September.
The elections buzz is growing, with dozens of people from all corners of Tamaki Makaurau entering the race so far. Nominations close at midday on August 16, however anyone wanting to stand should get their nomination form in as soon as possible. More >>
Welcome to the Project Twin Streams strategic review. Community Think are providing a strategic review of Project Twin Streams, this is to identify some strategic recommendations going forward. This review will briefly capture and engage with the history of the project, evaluate where the project is now, and provide a foundation to support future development opportunities and frame future objectives.
Visit us at Westcity Mall (Henderson): Tuesday 13th August,11am - 2pm . Join a community Hui:
•14th August, 6.30pm – 8.30pm Piha Room, West Wave Pool, 20 Alderman Drive, Henderson.
•23th August, 12.30pm – 2pm Ceramco Park Function Centre, 120 Glendale Rd, Glen Eden
Complete the Project Twin Streams survey now >>